Professor Jane Langdale

Professorial Research Fellow
Jane Langdale

Tel +44 (0) 1865 275099
Fax +44 (0) 1865 275074

Research Area

Evolution of Plant Development

Research Description

see lab webpage for further details

Publications (while at this department)

Saint-Marcoux, D, Proust, H, Dolan, L, Langdale, J.A. (2015) Identification of reference genes for real-time quantitative PCR experiments in the liverwort marchantia polymorpha PLoS ONE. 10 (3):.
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0118678.

 

Saint-Marcoux, D, Billoud, B, Langdale, J.A, Charrier, B. (2015) Laser capture microdissection in Ectocarpus siliculosus: The pathway to cell-specific transcriptomics in brown algae Frontiers in Plant Science. 6:.
doi:10.3389/fpls.2015.00054.

 

Hughes, T.E, Langdale, J.A, Kelly, S. (2014) The impact of widespread regulatory neofunctionalization on homeolog gene evolution following whole-genome duplication in maize Genome Research. 24 (8): pp 1348-1355.
doi:10.1101/gr.172684.114.

 

Langdale, J.A. (2014) Evolution and development: PINpointing the origins of auxin transport mechanisms Current Biology. 24 (23):.
doi:10.1016/j.cub.2014.10.047.

 

Li, F.-W, Villarreal, J.C, Kelly, S, Rothfels, C.J, Melkonian, M, Frangedakis, E, Ruhsam, M, Sigel, E.M, Der, J.P, Pittermann, J, Burge, D.O, Pokorny, L, Larsson, A, Chen, T, Weststrand, S, Thomas, P, Carpenter, E, Zhang, Y, Tian, Z, Chen, L, Yan, Z, Zhu, Y, Sun, X, Wang, J, Stevenson, D.W, Crandall-Stotler, B.J, Shaw, A.J, Deyholos, M.K, Soltis, D.E, Graham, S.W, Windham, M.D, Langdale, J.A, Wong, G.K.-S, Mathews, S, Pryer, K.M. (2014) Horizontal transfer of an adaptive chimeric photoreceptor from bryophytes to ferns Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 111 (18): pp 6672-6677.
doi:10.1073/pnas.1319929111.

 

Plackett, A.R.G, Huang, L, Sanders, H.L, Langdale, J.A. (2014) High-efficiency stable transformation of the model fern species Ceratopteris richardii via microparticle bombardment Plant Physiology. 165 (1): pp 3-14.
doi:10.1104/pp.113.231357.

 

Sanders, H.L, Langdale, J.A. (2013) Conserved transport mechanisms but distinct auxin responses govern shoot patterning in Selaginella kraussiana New Phytologist..
doi:10.1111/nph.12183.

 

Wang, P, Kelly, S, Fouracre, J.P, Langdale, J.A. (2013) Genome-wide transcript analysis of early maize leaf development reveals gene cohorts associated with the differentiation of C4 Kranz anatomy Plant Journal..
doi:10.1111/tpj.12229.

 

Wang, P, Fouracre, J, Kelly, S, Karki, S, Gowik, U, Aubry, S, Shaw, M.K, Westhoff, P, Slamet-Loedin, I.H, Quick, W.P, Hibberd, J.M, Langdale, J.A. (2013) Evolution of GOLDEN2-LIKE gene function in C3 and C4 plants Planta. 237 (2): pp 481-495.
doi:10.1007/s00425-012-1754-3.

 

Waters, M.T, Tiley, A.M.M, Kramer, E.M, Meerow, A.W, Langdale, J.A, Scotland, R.W. (2013) The corona of the daffodil Narcissus bulbocodium shares stamen-like identity and is distinct from the orthodox floral whorls Plant Journal..
doi:10.1111/tpj.12150.

 

Hodges, M.E, Wickstead, B, Gull, K, Langdale, J.A. (2012) The evolution of land plant cilia New Phytologist..
doi:10.1111/j.1469-8137.2012.04197.x.

 

Tolley, B.J, Sage, T.L, Langdale, J.A, Hibberd, J.M. (2012) Individual maize chromosomes in the C 3 plant oat can increase bundle sheath cell size and vein density Plant Physiology. 159 (4): pp 1418-1427.
doi:10.1104/pp.112.200584.

 

Wang, P, Fouracre, J, Kelly, S, Karki, S, Gowik, U, Aubry, S, Shaw, M.K, Westhoff, P, Slamet-Loedin, I.H, Quick, W.P, Hibberd, J.M, Langdale, J.A. (2012) Evolution of GOLDEN2-LIKE gene function in C 3 and C 4 plants Planta. pp 1-15.
doi:10.1007/s00425-012-1754-3.

 

Langdale, J.A. (2011) C 4 Cycles: Past, present, and future research on C 4 photosynthesis Plant Cell. 23 (11): pp 3879-3892.
doi:10.1105/tpc.111.092098.

 

Sanders, H.L, Darrah, P.R, Langdale, J.A. (2011) Sector analysis and predictive modelling reveal iterative shoot-like development in fern fronds Development. 138 (14): pp 2925-2934.
doi:10.1242/dev.065888.

 

Harrison, C.J, Langdale, J.A. (2010) Comment: The developmental pattern of shoot apices in Selaginella kraussiana (Kunze) A. Braun International Journal of Plant Sciences. 171 (6): pp 690-692.
doi:10.1086/653134.

 

Hodges, M.E, Scheumann, N, Wickstead, B, Langdale, J.A, Gull, K. (2010) Reconstructing the evolutionary history of the centriole from protein components Journal of Cell Science. 123 (9): pp 1407-1413.
doi:10.1242/jcs.064873.

 

Bravo-Garcia, A, Yasumura, Y, Langdale, J.A. (2009) Specialization of the Golden2-like regulatory pathway during land plant evolution New Phytologist. 183 (1): pp 133-141.
doi:10.1111/j.1469-8137.2009.02829.x.

 

Harrison, CJ, Roeder, AHK, Meyerowitz, EM, Langdale, JA. (2009) Local Cues and Asymmetric Cell Divisions Underpin Body Plan Transitions in the Moss Physcomitrella patens Current Biology. 19 (6): pp 461-471.
doi:10.1016/j.cub.2009.02.050.

 

Mellor, A.E, Langdale, J.A. (2009) The filifolium1 mutation perturbs shoot architecture in Zea mays (Poaceae) American Journal of Botany. 96 (9): pp 1594-1602.
doi:10.3732/ajb.0800388.

 

Waters, M.T, Wang, P, Korkaric, M, Capper, R.G, Saunders, N.J, Langdale, J.A. (2009) GLK transcription factors coordinate expression of the photosynthetic apparatus in Arabidopsis Plant Cell. 21 (4): pp 1109-1128.
doi:10.1105/tpc.108.065250.

 

Waters, M.T, Langdale, J.A. (2009) The making of a chloroplast EMBO Journal. 28 (19): pp 2861-2873.
doi:10.1038/emboj.2009.264.

 

Hibberd, J.M, Sheehy, J.E, Langdale, J.A. (2008) Using C4 photosynthesis to increase the yield of rice-rationale and feasibility Current Opinion in Plant Biology. 11 (2): pp 228-231.
doi:10.1016/j.pbi.2007.11.002.

 

Langdale, J.A. (2008) Evolution of developmental mechanisms in plants Current Opinion in Genetics and Development. 18 (4): pp 368-373.
doi:10.1016/j.gde.2008.05.003.

 

Waters, M.T, Moylan, E.C, Langdale, J.A. (2008) GLK transcription factors regulate chloroplast development in a cell-autonomous manner Plant Journal. 56 (3): pp 432-444.
doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2008.03616.x.

 

Harrison, C.J, Rezvani, M, Langdale, J.A. (2007) Growth from two transient apical initials in the meristem of Selaginella kraussiana Development. 134 (5): pp 881-881.
doi:10.1242/dev.001008.

 

Harrison, JC, Langdale, J.A. (2006) A step by step guide to phylogeny reconstruction Plant Journal. 45 (4): pp 561-572.
doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2005.02611.x.

 

Alexander, D.L, Mellor, E.A, Langdale, J.A. (2005) Corkscrew1 defines a novel mechanism of domain specification in the maize shoot Plant Physiology. 138 (3): pp 1396-1408.
doi:10.1104/pp.105.063909.

 

Harrison, J, Moller, M, Langdale, J, Cronk, Q, Hudson, A. (2005) The role of KNOX genes in the evolution of morphological novelty in streptocarpus Plant Cell. 17 (2): pp 430-443.
doi:10.1105/tpc.104.028936.

 

Harrison, C.J, Coriey, S.B, Moylan, E.C, Alexander, D.L, Scotland, R.W, Langdale, J.A. (2005) Independent recruitment of a conserved developmental mechanism during leaf evolution Nature. 434 (7032): pp 509-514.
doi:10.1038/nature03410.

 

Langdale, J.A. (2005) The then and now of maize leaf development Maydica. 50 (3): pp 459-467

 

Yasumura, Y, Moylan, E.C, Langdale, J.A. (2005