Publications and communications of Hervé Vanderschuren

Michel, J., Thonar, C., Vanderschuren, H., Blum, A., Quenon, A., Xayphrarath, A., Leon, C., Cao, D., Vanderstraeten, D., Serre, F., Balanzategui, I., Le Gouis, J., Bin, J., Moya-Laraño, J., Weinmann, M., Waibel, M., Antoine, M., Persyn, M., Börger, R., ... Delaplace, P. (24 May 2023). Time travelling with Triticum: An Ecotron experiment to study the wheat of the future [Poster presentation]. TERRA Innovation Day.

Michel, J., Thonar, C., Vanderschuren, H., Leon, C., Vanderstraeten, D., Serre, F., Balanzategui, I., Le Gouis, J., Moya-Laraño, J., Feher, J., Haller, L., Weinmann, M., Waibel, M., Antoine, M., De Porras, M., Manfroy, S., Sanchez-Moreno, S., Symanczik, S., & Delaplace, P. (24 April 2023). Biodiversity of soils and farming innovations for improved resilience of European wheat agrosystems (BIOFAIR) [Poster presentation]. Le rendez-vous franco-belge de l’AgriTech.

Shakir, S., Zaidi, S. S.-E.-A., Hashemi, F. S. G., Nyirakanani, C., & Vanderschuren, H. (March 2023). Harnessing plant viruses in the metagenomics era: from the development of infectious clones to applications. Trends in Plant Science, 28 (3), 297 - 311. doi:10.1016/j.tplants.2022.10.005

Jauregui, I., Vega Mas, I., Delaplace, P., Vanderschuren, H., & Thonar, C. (2023). An optimized hydroponic pipeline for large-scale identification of wheat genotypes with resilient biological nitrification inhibition activity. New Phytologist. doi:10.1111/nph.18807

Zainuddin, I. M., Lecart, B., Sudarmonowati, E., & Vanderschuren, H. (18 January 2023). A method for rapid and homogenous initiation of post-harvest physiological deterioration in cassava storage roots identifies Indonesian cultivars with improved shelf-life performance. Plant Methods, 19 (1), 4. doi:10.1186/s13007-022-00977-w

Lecart, B., Baumsteiger, C., Monie, F., Di Maria, A., Detrembleur, C., Richel, A., & Vanderschuren, H. (2023). Towards green chemicals and edible coatings from barks and peels with near critical extraction of suberin. Green Chemistry. doi:10.1039/d3gc02552g

Nyirakanani, C., Tamisier, L., Bizimana, J. P., Rollin, J., Nduwumuremyi, A., Bigirimana, V. D. P., Selmi, I., Lasois, L., Vanderschuren, H., & Massart, S. (2023). Going beyond consensus genome sequences: An innovative SNP-based methodology reconstructs different Ugandan cassava brown streak virus haplotypes at a nationwide scale in Rwanda. Virus Evolution, 9 (2), 053. doi:10.1093/ve/vead053

Kwibuka Bisimwa, Y., Nyirakanani, C., Bizimana, J. P., Bisimwa, E., Brostaux, Y., Lassois, L., Vanderschuren, H., & Massart, S. (22 July 2022). Risk factors associated with cassava brown streak disease dissemination through seed pathways in Eastern D.R. Congo. Frontiers in Plant Science, 13 (Juillet), 1-18. doi:10.3389/fpls.2022.803980

Vanderschuren, H., & Agusti, J. (23 June 2022). Quick guide: storage roots. Current Biology, 32 (R1-R3). doi:10.1016/j.cub.2022.03.034

Visse-Mansiaux, M., Soyeurt, H., Herrera, J. M., Torche, J.-M., Vanderschuren, H., & Dupuis, B. (15 March 2022). Prediction of potato sprouting during storage. Field Crops Research, 278, 108396. doi:10.1016/j.fcr.2021.108396

Chang, A., Hu, Z., Chen, B., Vanderschuren, H., Chen, M., Qu, Y., Yu, W., Li, Y., Sun, H., Cao, J., Vasudevan, K., Li, C., Cao, Y., Zhang, J., Shen, Y., Yang, A., & Wang, Y. (2022). Characterization of trichome-specific BAHD acyltransferases involved in acylsugar biosynthesis in Nicotiana tabacum. Journal of Experimental Botany. doi:10.1093/jxb/erac095

Hermans, C., Leemans, M., Jauregui, I., Malice, E., Vanderschuren, H., Henriet, F., & Thonar, C. (2022). Influence of nitrogen form on competition between winter wheat and weeds; controlled and field trials [Poster presentation]. Ecoveg-Nouveaux Ecosystèmes et communautés végétales.

Mangel, N., Fudge, J. B., Gruissem, W., Fitzpatrick, T. B., & Vanderschuren, H. (2022). Natural Variation in Vitamin B(1) and Vitamin B(6) Contents in Rice Germplasm. Frontiers in Plant Science, 13, 856880. doi:10.3389/fpls.2022.856880

Kwibuka Bisimwa, Y., Bisimwa, E., Blouin, A., Bragard, C., Thierry, C., Faure, C., Filloux, D., Lett, J.-M., Maclot, F., Armelle, M., Ravelomanantsoa, S., Shakir, S., Vanderschuren, H., & Massart, S. (April 2021). Novel Ampeloviruses infecting cassava in Central Africa and the South-West Indian Ocean Islands [Poster presentation]. International Advances In Plant Virology.

Elegba, W., McCallum, E., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (2021). Efficient Genetic Transformation and Regeneration of a Farmer-Preferred Cassava Cultivar From Ghana. Frontiers in Plant Science, 12, 668042. doi:10.3389/fpls.2021.668042

Kwibuka Bisimwa, Y., Bisimwa, E., Blouin, A., Bragard, C., Candresse, T., Faure, C., Filloux, D., Lett, J.-M., Maclot, F., Marais, A., Ravelomanantsoa, S., Shakir, S., Vanderschuren, H., & Massart, S. (2021). Novel Ampeloviruses Infecting Cassava in Central Africa and the South-West Indian Ocean Islands. Viruses, 13 (6). doi:10.3390/v13061030

Lupo, V., Van Vlierberghe, M., Vanderschuren, H., Kerff, F., Baurain, D., & Cornet, L. (2021). Contamination in Reference Sequence Databases: Time for Divide-and-Rule Tactics. Frontiers in Microbiology, 12, 755101. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2021.755101

Mehta, D., & Vanderschuren, H. (2021). Towards responsible communication of agricultural biotechnology research for the common good. Nature Reviews. Molecular Cell Biology, 22 (5), 301-302. doi:10.1038/s41580-021-00343-z

Nyirakanani, C.* , Bizimana, J.-P.* , Kwibuka Bisimwa, Y., Nduwumuremyi, A., Vincent Paul Bigirimana, V., Bucagu, C., Lassois, L., Malice, E., Gengler, N., Massart, S., Bragard, C., Habtu, M., Brostaux, Y., Thonar, C., & Vanderschuren, H. (2021). Farmer and field survey in cassava growing districts of Rwanda reveals key factors associated with cassava brown streak disease incidence and cassava productivity. Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems, 5. doi:10.3389/fsufs.2021.699655
* These authors have contributed equally to this work.

Visse-Mansiaux, M., Tallant, M., Brostaux, Y., Delaplace, P., Vanderschuren, H., & Dupuis, B. (2021). Assessment of pre- and post-harvest anti-sprouting treatments to replace CIPC for potato storage. Postharvest Biology and Technology, 178, 111540. doi:10.1016/j.postharvbio.2021.111540

Zorrilla-Fontanesi, Y., Pauwels, L., Panis, B., Signorelli, S., Vanderschuren, H., & Swennen, R. (16 October 2020). Strategies to revise agrosystems and breeding to control Fusarium wilt of banana. Nature Food, 1, 599-604. doi:10.1038/s43016-020-00155-y

Soares, E., Shumbe, L., Dauchot, N., Notté, C., Prouin, C., Maudoux, O., & Vanderschuren, H. (05 July 2020). Asparagine accumulation in chicory storage roots is controlled by translocation and feedback regulation of asparagine biosynthesis in leaves. New Phytologist, 228 (3), 922-931. doi:10.1111/nph.16764

Orek, C., Gruissem, W., Ferguson, M., & Vanderschuren, H. (21 May 2020). Morpho-physiological and molecular evaluation of drought tolerance in cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz). Field Crops Research, 255, 107861. doi:10.1016/j.fcr.2020.107861

Lecart, B., Vanderschuren, H., Richel, A., & Kammoun, M. (Other coll.). (31 January 2020). Development of a sustainable method for the extraction of suberin-related compounds from biomass using supercritical transesterification [Paper presentation]. 25th National Symposium for Applied Biological Sciences (NSABS), Gembloux, Belgium.

Vega Mas, I., Jauregui, I., Delaplace, P., Vanderschuren, H., & Thonar, C. (31 January 2020). Biological nitrification inhibitors for the mitigation of nitrogen losses in wheat-production systems [Poster presentation]. National Symposium for Applied Biological Sciences (NSABS), Belgium.

Syed-Shan-e-Ali, Z., Mehta, D., Cornet, L., & Vanderschuren, H. (30 January 2020). Full-length sequencing of extrachromosomal circular DNA using CIDER-Seq [Paper presentation]. Circular DNA in normal development and disease, Berlin, Germany.

Elegba, W., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (2020). Screening for Resistance in Farmer-Preferred Cassava Cultivars from Ghana to a Mixed Infection of CBSV and UCBSV. Plants, 9 (8). doi:10.3390/plants9081026

Mehta, D., Cornet, L., Hirsch-Hoffmann, M., Syed-Shan-e-Ali, Z., & Vanderschuren, H. (2020). Full-length sequencing of circular DNA viruses and extrachromosomal circular DNA using CIDER-Seq. Nature Protocols, 15 (5), 1673-1689. doi:10.1038/s41596-020-0301-0

Syed-Shan-e-Ali, Z., Mahas, A., Vanderschuren, H., & Mahfouz, M. M. (2020). Engineering crops of the future: CRISPR approaches to develop climate-resilient and disease-resistant plants. Genome Biology, 21 (1), 289. doi:10.1186/s13059-020-02204-y

Syed-Shan-e-Ali, Z., Vasudevan, K., Lentz, E. M., & Vanderschuren, H. (2020). Virus-Induced Gene Silencing (VIGS) in Cassava Using Geminivirus Agroclones. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.), 2172, 51-64. doi:10.1007/978-1-0716-0751-0_5

Van Der Straeten, D., Bhullar, N. K., De Steur, H., Gruissem, W., MacKenzie, D., Pfeiffer, W., Qaim, M., Slamet-Loedin, I., Strobbe, S., Tohme, J., Trijatmiko, K. R., Vanderschuren, H., Van Montagu, M., Zhang, C., & Bouis, H. (2020). Multiplying the efficiency and impact of biofortification through metabolic engineering. Nature Communications, 11 (1), 5203. doi:10.1038/s41467-020-19020-4

Vanderschuren, H. (10 November 2019). Alteration of geminivirus genome and population driven by CRISPR/Cas9 and RNA interference [Paper presentation]. 9th international conference on geminiviruses and ssDNA viruses, Davis, United States.

Syed-Shan-e-Ali, Z., Cornet, L., Mehta, D., & Vanderschuren, H. (November 2019). CIDER-Seq: An efficient tool to study plant-geminivirus recombinant eccDNAs [Paper presentation]. 9th International Geminivirus Symposium and 7th ssDNA Comparative Virology Workshop (IGS 2019), Davis, United States.

Vanderschuren, H. (01 November 2019). Bringing the CRISPR revolution to the starch community [Paper presentation]. International Starch Round Table conference.

Vanderschuren, H. (07 May 2019). Circular DNA enrichment for full-length sequencing of viral and host extra-chromosomal DNA [Paper presentation]. SMRT Leiden PacBio.

Mehta, D., Sturchler, A., Anjanappa, R. B., Syed-Shan-e-Ali, Z., Hirsch-Hoffmann, M., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (25 April 2019). Linking CRISPR-Cas9 interference in cassava to the evolution of editing-resistant geminiviruses. Genome Biology, 20 (1), 80. doi:10.1186/s13059-019-1678-3

Roumeliotis, E., Saintmard, N., Dauchot, N., Randoux, M., Detry, N., Vanderschuren, H., & Périlleux, C. (25 April 2019). The PEBP family of genes in chicory and their role in flowering time and root development [Poster presentation]. Plant Organ Growth Symposium, Bordeaux, France.

Visse-Mansiaux, M., Ballmer, T., Tallant, M., Shumbe, L., Vanderschuren, H., & Dupuis, B. (14 March 2019). Sprouting control of the potato varieties using cold storage [Paper presentation]. EAPR Post Harvest Section Meeting 2019, Norwich, United Kingdom.

Mehta, D., Hirsch-Hoffmann, M., Were, M., Patrignani, A., Syed-Shan-e-Ali, Z., Were, H., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (25 January 2019). A new full-length circular DNA sequencing method for viral-sized genomes reveals that RNAi transgenic plants provoke a shift in geminivirus populations in the field. Nucleic Acids Research, 47 (2), 914. doi:10.1093/nar/gky914

Kuon, J.-E., Qi, W., Schläpfer, P., Hirsch-Hoffmann, M., von Bieberstein, P. R., Patrignani, A., Poveda, L., Grob, S., Keller, M., Shimizu-Inatsugi, R., Grossniklaus, U., Vanderschuren, H., & Gruissem, W. (2019). Haplotype-resolved genomes of geminivirus-resistant and geminivirus-susceptible African cassava cultivars. BMC Biology, 17 (1), 75. doi:10.1186/s12915-019-0697-6

Mangel, N., Fudge, J. B., Li, K.-T., Wu, T.-Y., Tohge, T., Fernie, A. R., Szurek, B., Fitzpatrick, T. B., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (2019). Enhancement of vitamin B6 levels in rice expressing Arabidopsis vitamin B6 biosynthesis de novo genes. The Plant journal : for cell and molecular biology. doi:10.1111/tpj.14379

Shan-e-Ali Zaidi, S., Vanderschuren, H., Qaim, M., Mahfouz, M. M., Kohli, A., Mansoor, S., & Tester, M. (2019). New plant breeding technologies for food security. Science, 363 (6434), 1390-1391. doi:10.1126/science.aav6316

Syed-Shan-e-Ali, Z., Cornet, L., Mehta, D., Patrignanic, A., & Vanderschuren, H. (28 October 2018). A Novel Method of Capturing and Sequencing Rolling Circle-Replicating Helitron Transposons [Paper presentation]. International plant epi / genetics symposium, Angers, France.

Syed-Shan-e-Ali, Z., Cornet, L., Comadira, G., Bawin, T., & Vanderschuren, H. (16 October 2018). Combining BAC and PacBio sequencing to resolve cassava mosaic disease resistance locus CMD2 [Paper presentation]. SASBi/SAGS congress 2018, Clarens, South Africa.

Vanderschuren, H. (09 October 2018). CASSANDRA: CASsava Sustainable Advancement & Nurturing by discovery of Disease Resistance Alleles [Paper presentation]. A long EU Africa research and innovation partnership on Food and Nutrition Security and Sustainable Agriculture – Seminar KoM Workshop.

Visse-Mansiaux, M., Ballmer, T., Tallant, M., Shumbe, L., Vanderschuren, H., & Dupuis, B. (13 September 2018). Identify potato varieties adapted to storage at low temperatures [Poster presentation]. 1st PhD/PostDoc-Symposium, "The future of agriculture in uncertain times", Reckenholz, Switzerland.

Bull, S., Seung, D., Chanez, C., Mehta, D., Kuon, J.-E., Truernit, E., Hochmuth, A., Zurkirchen, I., Zeeman, S., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (05 September 2018). Accelerated ex situ breeding of GBSS- and PTST1-edited cassava for modified starch. Science Advances, 4, 6086. doi:10.1126/sciadv.aat6086

Vanderschuren, H. (31 August 2018). Stories from the lab, stories from the field: advancing tropical crop biotechnology [Paper presentation]. Scientific innovation for a sustainable development of African agriculture, Ghent, Belgium.

Massart, S., Candresse, T., Gil, J., Lacomme, C., Predjana, L., Ravnikar, M., Reynard, J.-S., Rumbou, A., Saldarelli, P., Skoric, D., Vainio, E., Valkonen, J. P., Vanderschuren, H., Varveri, C., & Wetzel, T. (03 August 2018). After the data deluge: biological characterization of the new variants and viral species identified by HTS [Paper presentation]. ICPP Conference, Boston, United States.

Vanderschuren, H. (2018). The contribution of CRISPR/Cas9 to crop improvement [Paper presentation]. Inaugural Session of the Universidad San Simon Cochabamba in Chapare, Chapare, Bolivia.

Lecart, B., Jacquet, N., anseeuw, L., Renier, M., Njeumen, P., Bodson, B., Vanderschuren, H., & Richel, A. (02 January 2018). Nonconventional enzymatic method to determine free asparagine level in whole-grain wheat. Food Chemistry, 251, 64-68. doi:10.1016/j.foodchem.2018.01.026

Lentz, E., Eisner, S., McCallum, E. J., Schlegel, K., de Assis de Paiva Campos, F., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (2018). Genetic Transformation of Recalcitrant Cassava by Embryo Selection and Increased Hormone Levels. Methods and Protocols, 1, 42. doi:10.3390/mps1040042

Lentz, E. M., Kuon, J.-E., Alder, A., Mangel, N., Zainuddin, I. M., McCallum, E. J., Anjanappa, R. B., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (2018). Cassava geminivirus agroclones for virus-induced gene silencing in cassava leaves and roots. Plant Methods, 14 (1). doi:10.1186/s13007-018-0340-5

Vanderschuren, H. (2018). To the full: the case of a virus and its host plant genomes [Paper presentation]. SAGS and SASBi Congress.

Zainuddin, I., Fathoni, A., Sudarmonowati, E., Beeching, J., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (2018). Cassava post-harvest physiological deterioration: From triggers to symptoms. Postharvest Biology and Technology. doi:10.1016/j.postharvbio.2017.09.004

Vanderschuren, H. (2017). Stories from the lab, stories from the field [Paper presentation]. EUSYNBIO Conference, Madrid, Spain.

Vanderschuren, H. (2017). Genetic diversity and engineering of selected B vitamins in staple crops [Paper presentation]. International Conference of Plant Metabolism, Dalian, China.

Vanderschuren, H. (2017). Genetic diversity and engineering of selected B vitamins in staple crops [Paper presentation]. 4th International Conference on Plant Metabolism, Dalian, China.

Visse-Mansiaux, M., Vanderschuren, H., Soyeurt, H., & Dupuis, B. (14 July 2017). Regression analysis of potato dormancy integrating genetic and environmental factors [Paper presentation]. Conférence triennale de la European Association of Potato Research (EAPR 2017), Versailles, France.

Rey, M. E. C., & Vanderschuren, H. (23 June 2017). Cassava Mosaic and Brown Streak Diseases: Current Perspectives and Beyond. Annual Review of Virology, 4. doi:10.1146/annurev-virology-101416-041913

Mangel, N., Fudge, J., Fitzpatrick, T. B., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (15 June 2017). Vitamin B1 diversity and characterization of biosynthesis genes in cassava. Journal of Experimental Botany, 68 (13), 3351-3363. doi:10.1093/jxb/erx196

Vanderschuren, H. (2017). THE CONTRIBUTION OF BIOTECHNOLOGY TO CROP IMPROVEMENT [Paper presentation]. BIOLIEGE conference, Belgium.

Anjanappa, R. B., Mehta, D., Okoniewski, M. J., Szabelska, A., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (2017). Molecular insights into cassava brown streak virus susceptibility and resistance by profiling of the early host response. Molecular Plant Pathology. doi:10.1111/mpp.12565

Liu, S., Zainuddin, I. M., Vanderschuren, H., Doughty, J., & Beeching, J. R. (2017). RNAi inhibition of feruloyl CoA 6'-hydroxylase reduces scopoletin biosynthesis and post-harvest physiological deterioration in cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) storage roots. Plant Molecular Biology. doi:10.1007/s11103-017-0602-z


Visse-Mansiaux, M., Vanderschuren, H., Soyeurt, H., & Dupuis, B. (08 February 2017). Regression analysis of different sources of dormancy duration value for the potato varieties [Poster presentation]. National Symposium for Applied Biological Sciences NSABS, Leuven, Belgium.

Massart, S., Candresse, T., Gil, J., Lacomme, C., Predjana, L., Ravnikar, M., Reynard, J.-S., Rumbou, A., Saldarelli, P., Skoric, D., Vainio, E., Valkonen, J., Vanderschuren, H., Varveri, C., & Wetzel, T. (06 January 2017). A Framework for the Evaluation of Biosecurity, Commercial, Regulatory, and Scientific Impacts of Plant Viruses and Viroids Identified by NGS Technologies. Frontiers in Microbiology, 8 (45). doi:10.3389/fmicb.2017.00045

Bull, S. E., Alder, A., Barsan, C. I., Kohler, M., Hennig, L., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (2017). FLOWERING LOCUS T triggers early and fertile flowering in glasshouse cassava (Manihot esculenta crantz). Plants, 6 (2), 14022. doi:10.3390/plants6020022

Fudge, J., Mangel, N., Gruissem, W., Vanderschuren, H., & Fitzpatrick, T. B. (2017). Rationalising vitamin B6 biofortification in crop plants. Current Opinion in Biotechnology, 44, 130-137. doi:10.1016/j.copbio.2016.12.004

Vanderschuren, H. (01 December 2016). Hidden Hunger: Seeking Solutions with Staple Crops [Paper presentation]. ETH - University of Zurich - University of Basel Plant Science Center Symposium.

Lecart, B., Vanderschuren, H., & Richel, A. (16 November 2016). Suberin isolation: a better way to valorize potato peels [Poster presentation]. Bioforum, Liège, Belgium.

Vanderschuren, H. (03 November 2016). Stories from the lab, stories from the field: advancing crop biotechnology [Paper presentation]. Mind the App Symposium University of Vienna.

Massart, S., Candresse, T., Gil, J., Lacomme, C., Predjana, L., Ravnikar, M., Reynard, J.-S., Rumbou, A., Saldarelli, P., Skoric, D., Vainio, E., Valkonen, J. P. T., Vanderschuren, H., Varveri, C., & Wetzel, T. (September 2016). Framework for the evaluation of biosecurity, commercial, regulatory and scientific impacts of plant viruses and viroids identified by NGS technologies [Paper presentation]. International Advances in Plant Virology, Greenwich, United Kingdom.

Vanderschuren, H. (30 August 2016). Engineering resistance against CMD in model and Indian preferred cassava varieties [Paper presentation]. Annual Meeting of the Indo-Swiss COllaboration in Biotechnology.

Lecart, B., Jacquet, N. (Other coll.), Anseeuw, L. (Other coll.), Renier, M. (Other coll.), Njeumen, P. (Other coll.), Bodson, B. (Other coll.), Vanderschuren, H. (Other coll.), & Richel, A. (Other coll.). (05 July 2016). Identifying wheat varieties with low acrylamide potential [Poster presentation]. Journées condorcet 2016, Gembloux, Belgium.

Visse-Mansiaux, M., Vanderschuren, H., & Dupuis, B. (29 June 2016). Description of a novel method to calculate the dormancy duration of the potato varieties [Paper presentation]. EAPR Post-harvest, Wageningen, Netherlands.

Lecart, B., Jacquet, N. (Other coll.), Anseeuw, L. (Other coll.), Renier, M. (Other coll.), Njeumen, P. (Other coll.), Bodson, B. (Other coll.), Vanderschuren, H. (Other coll.), & Richel, A. (Other coll.). (23 June 2016). Assaying asparagine content in a complex matrix using a spectrophotometric method [Poster presentation]. Exploring lignocellulosic Biomass!, Reims, France.

Vanderschuren, H. (09 June 2016). Engineering resistance against geminiviruses and whiteflies in cassava varieties preferred by farmers in India [Paper presentation]. Joint Apex Meeting of the Indo-Swiss Collaboration in Biotechnology.

Visse-Mansiaux, M., Vanderschuren, H., & Dupuis, B. (09 June 2016). "Description of a novel method to calculate the dormancy duration of the potato varieties" [Paper presentation]. Plant Science, Bruxelles, Belgium.

Vanderschuren, H. (22 January 2016). Large-scale quantitative proteomics of cassava: achievements, current limitations and strategic advances [Paper presentation]. World Congress on Root & Tuber Crops, Nanning, China.

Anjanappa, R. B., Mehta, D., Maruthi, M. N., Kanju, E., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (2016). Characterization of brown streak virus-resistant cassava. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. doi:10.1094/MPMI-01-16-0027-R

Vanderschuren, H. (2015). Back to the roots: molecular characterization of cassava root responses during drought and post-harvest stresses [Paper presentation]. Towards Increased Plant Productivity through Understanding of Environmental Responses and Epigenetic Regulation, Yokohama, Japan.

Vanderschuren, H. (2015). GM Crops for Africa? [Paper presentation]. Genetisch Modifizierte Organismen GMO: welches Potential für Afrika?, Bern, Switzerland.

Li, K.-T., Moulin, M., Mangel, N., Albersen, M., Verhoeven-Duif, N. M., Ma, Q., Zhang, P., Fitzpatrick, T. B., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (2015). Increased bioavailable vitamin B6 in field-grown transgenic cassava for dietary sufficiency. Nature Biotechnology, 33 (10), 1029-32. doi:10.1038/nbt.3318

Vanderschuren, H., Nyaboga, E., Poon, J. S., Baerenfaller, K., Grossmann, J., Hirsch-Hoffmann, M., Kirchgessner, N., Nanni, P., & Gruissem, W. (2014). Large-Scale Proteomics of the Cassava Storage Root and Identification of a Target Gene to Reduce Postharvest Deterioration. Plant Cell, 26 (5), 1913-1924. doi:10.1105/tpc.114.123927

Chetty, C. C., Rossin, C. B., Gruissem, W., Vanderschuren, H., & Rey, M. E. C. (2013). Empowering biotechnology in southern Africa: establishment of a robust transformation platform for the production of transgenic industry-preferred cassava. New Biotechnology, 30 (2), 136-43. doi:10.1016/j.nbt.2012.04.006

Nyaboga, E., Njiru, J., Nguu, E., Gruissem, W., Vanderschuren, H., & Tripathi, L. (2013). Unlocking the potential of tropical root crop biotechnology in east Africa by establishing a genetic transformation platform for local farmer-preferred cassava cultivars. Frontiers in Plant Science, 4, 526. doi:10.3389/fpls.2013.00526

Vanderschuren, H., Boycheva, S., Li, K.-T., Szydlowski, N., Gruissem, W., & Fitzpatrick, T. B. (2013). Strategies for vitamin B6 biofortification of plants: a dual role as a micronutrient and a stress protectant. Frontiers in Plant Science, 4, 143. doi:10.3389/fpls.2013.00143

Vanderschuren, H., Lentz, E., Zainuddin, I., & Gruissem, W. (2013). Proteomics of model and crop plant species: status, current limitations and strategic advances for crop improvement. Journal of Proteomics, 93, 5-19. doi:10.1016/j.jprot.2013.05.036

Bart, R., Cohn, M., Kassen, A., McCallum, E. J., Shybut, M., Petriello, A., Krasileva, K., Dahlbeck, D., Medina, C., Alicai, T., Kumar, L., Moreira, L. M., Rodrigues Neto, J., Verdier, V., Santana, M. A., Kositcharoenkul, N., Vanderschuren, H., Gruissem, W., Bernal, A., & Staskawicz, B. J. (2012). High-throughput genomic sequencing of cassava bacterial blight strains identifies conserved effectors to target for durable resistance. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 109 (28), 1972-9. doi:10.1073/pnas.1208003109

Vanderschuren, H. (2012). Strengthening African R&D through effective transfer of tropical crop biotech to African institutions. Nature Biotechnology, 30 (12), 1170-2. doi:10.1038/nbt.2405

Vanderschuren, H., Moreno, I., Anjanappa, R. B., Zainuddin, I. M., & Gruissem, W. (2012). Exploiting the combination of natural and genetically engineered resistance to cassava mosaic and cassava brown streak viruses impacting cassava production in Africa. PLoS ONE, 7 (9), 45277. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0045277

Zainuddin, I. M., Schlegel, K., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (2012). Robust transformation procedure for the production of transgenic farmer-preferred cassava landraces. Plant Methods, 8 (1), 24. doi:10.1186/1746-4811-8-24

Bull, S. E., Ndunguru, J., Gruissem, W., Beeching, J. R., & Vanderschuren, H. (2011). Cassava: constraints to production and the transfer of biotechnology to African laboratories. Plant Cell Reports, 30 (5), 779-87. doi:10.1007/s00299-010-0986-6

Moreno, I., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (2011). Reference genes for reliable potyvirus quantitation in cassava and analysis of Cassava brown streak virus load in host varieties. Journal of Virological Methods, 177 (1), 49-54. doi:10.1016/j.jviromet.2011.06.013

Niklaus, M., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (2011). Efficient transformation and regeneration of transgenic cassava using the neomycin phosphotransferase gene as aminoglycoside resistance marker gene. GM Crops, 2 (3), 193-200. doi:10.4161/gmcr.2.3.18866

Owiti, J., Grossmann, J., Gehrig, P., Dessimoz, C., Laloi, C., Hansen, M. B., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (2011). iTRAQ-based analysis of changes in the cassava root proteome reveals pathways associated with post-harvest physiological deterioration. Plant Journal, 67 (1), 145-56. doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2011.04582.x

Sayre, R., Beeching, J. R., Cahoon, E. B., Egesi, C., Fauquet, C., Fellman, J., Fregene, M., Gruissem, W., Mallowa, S., Manary, M., Maziya-Dixon, B., Mbanaso, A., Schachtman, D. P., Siritunga, D., Taylor, N., Vanderschuren, H., & Zhang, P. (2011). The BioCassava plus program: biofortification of cassava for sub-Saharan Africa. Annual Review of Plant Biology, 62, 251-72. doi:10.1146/annurev-arplant-042110-103751

Vanderschuren, H., Heinzmann, D., Faso, C., Stupak, M., Arga, K. Y., Hoerzer, H., Laizet, Y. A., Leduchowska, P., Silva, N., & Simkova, K. (2010). A cross-sectional study of biotechnology awareness and teaching in European high schools. New Biotechnology, 27 (6), 822-8. doi:10.1016/j.nbt.2010.01.338

Bull, S. E., Owiti, J. A., Niklaus, M., Beeching, J. R., Gruissem, W., & Vanderschuren, H. (2009). Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of friable embryogenic calli and regeneration of transgenic cassava. Nature Protocols, 4 (12), 1845-54. doi:10.1038/nprot.2009.208

Vanderschuren, H., Alder, A., Zhang, P., & Gruissem, W. (2009). Dose-dependent RNAi-mediated geminivirus resistance in the tropical root crop cassava. Plant Molecular Biology, 70 (3), 265-72. doi:10.1007/s11103-009-9472-3

Walser, M., Pellaux, R., Meyer, A., Bechtold, M., Vanderschuren, H., Reinhardt, R., Magyar, J., Panke, S., & Held, M. (2009). Novel method for high-throughput colony PCR screening in nanoliter-reactors. Nucleic Acids Research, 37 (8), 57. doi:10.1093/nar/gkp160

Vanderschuren, H. (2007). Engineering RNA-mediated resistance to geminiviruses in cassava [Doctoral thesis, ETH Zürich - Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich]. ORBi-University of Liège.

Vanderschuren, H., Akbergenov, R., Pooggin, M. M., Hohn, T., Gruissem, W., & Zhang, P. (2007). Transgenic cassava resistance to African cassava mosaic virus is enhanced by viral DNA-A bidirectional promoter-derived siRNAs. Plant Molecular Biology, 64 (5), 549-57. doi:10.1007/s11103-007-9175-6

Vanderschuren, H., Stupak, M., Futterer, J., Gruissem, W., & Zhang, P. (2007). Engineering resistance to geminiviruses--review and perspectives. Plant Biotechnology Journal, 5 (2), 207-20. doi:10.1111/j.1467-7652.2006.00217.x

Akbergenov, R., Si-Ammour, A., Blevins, T., Amin, I., Kutter, C., Vanderschuren, H., Zhang, P., Gruissem, W., Meins, F. J., Hohn, T., & Pooggin, M. M. (2006). Molecular characterization of geminivirus-derived small RNAs in different plant species. Nucleic Acids Research, 34 (2), 462-71. doi:10.1093/nar/gkj447

Stupak, M., Vanderschuren, H., Gruissem, W., & Zhang, P. (2006). Biotechnological approaches to cassava protein improvement. Trends in Food Science and Technology, 17 (12), 634-641. doi:10.1016/j.tifs.2006.06.004

Zhang, P., Vanderschuren, H., Futterer, J., & Gruissem, W. (2005). Resistance to cassava mosaic disease in transgenic cassava expressing antisense RNAs targeting virus replication genes. Plant Biotechnology Journal, 3 (4), 385-97. doi:10.1111/j.1467-7652.2005.00132.x

Vanderschuren, H. (2002). Screening for treatments which enhance the germination of 7 novel crops in Northern Scotland [Master’s dissertation, Agro ParisTech]. ORBi-University of Liège.