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Glowacka K, Kromdijk J, Salesse-Smith CE, Smith C, Driever SM, Long S. (2023) Is chloroplast size optimal for photosynthetic efficiency? New Phytologist


Sahay S*, Grzybowski M*, Schnable JC, Głowacka K (2023). Genetic control of photoprotection and photosystem II operating efficiency in plants. New Phytologist *Equal author contributions


Rodrigues de Queiroz A*, Hines C*, Brown* J, Sahay S*, Vijayan J*, Stone JM, Bickford N, Wuellner M, Glowacka K, Buan NR Roston RL. (2023) The Effects of Exogenously Applied Antioxidants on Plant Growth and Resilience. Phytochemistry Reviews 22: 407-447. 

https://doi: 10.1007/s11101-023-09862-3 *Equal author contributions


Acevedo-Siaca L., Głowacka K., Driever S.M., Salesse-Smith C.E.,  Lugassi N., Granot D., Long S., and Kromdijk J. (2022) Guard-cell targeted overexpression of Arabidopsis Hexokinase 1 may improve water use efficiency in field-grown tobacco plants. Journal Experimental Botany 73: 5745-5757.

Cover story of Science, October 2016

Sahay SRobledo-Arratia L, Glowacka K, Gupta M (2021).  Root  NRT,  NiR,  AMT,  GS,  GOGAT  and GDH expression levels reveal NO and ABA mediated drought tolerance in Brassica juncea LScientific Reports 11: 7992.


Mitros T, Session A, James BT, Wu GA,  Belaffif MB, Clark LV, Shun S, Dong H, Barling A, Holmes JR, Mattick JE, Bredeson JV, Liu S, Farrar K, Głowacka K, Jeżowski S, Barry K, Chae WB, Gifford J, Oladeinde A, Yamada T, Grimwood J, Putnam NH, De Vega J, Barth S, Jin X, Peng J, Yu CY, Heo K, Yoo JH, Ghimire BK, Juvik JA, Klaas M, Hodkinson T, Li L, Donnison IS, Schmutz J, Hudson ME, Sacks EJ, Moose SP, Swaminathan K, Rokhsar DS. (2020). Genome biology of the paleotetraploid perennial biomass crop Miscanthus. Nature Communication 11: 5442. |


Olatoye MO, Clark LV, Labonte NR, Dong H, Dwiyanti MS, Anzoua KG, Brummer JE, Ghimire BK, Głowacka K, Heo K, Jin X, Nagano H, Peng J, Chang YY, Yoo JH, Zhao H, Long SP, Yamada T, Sacks EJ, Lipka AE. (2020). Training Population Optimization for Genomic Selection in Miscanthus. G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics 10(7): 2465-2476.

Kromdijk J, Głowacka K, Long SP (2019). Photosynthetic efficiency and mesophyll conductance are unaffected in Arabidopsis thaliana aquaporin knock-out linesJournal of Experimental Botany 71(1): 318-329.


Kalembasa D, Jeżowski S, Symanowicz B, Głowacka K, Kaczmarek Z, Kalembasa S, Cerazy-Waliszewska J (2019). Changes in the content, uptake and bioaccumulation of macronutrients in genotypes of Miscanthus grass. Possibilities of using ash from Miscanthus biomassFresenius Environmental Bulletin 28(3): 1933-1942.

Kromdijk J, Głowacka K, Long SP (2019). Predicting light-induced stomatal movements based on the redox state of plastoquinone: theory and validation. Photosynthesis Research 141(1): 83-97.


Clark LV, Dwiyanti MS, Anzoua KG, Brummer JE, Ghimire BK, Głowacka K, Hall M, Heo K, Jin X, Lipka AE, Peng J, Yamada T, Yoo JH, Yu CY, Zhao H, Long SP, Sacks EJ (2019). Biomass yield in a genetically diverse Miscanthus sinensis germplasm panel evaluated at five locations revealed individuals with exceptional potential. Global Change Biology Bioenergy 11(10): 1125-1145.

Dong H, Clark LV, Lipka AE, Brummer JE, Głowacka K, Hall MC, Heo K, Jin X, Peng J, Yamada T, Ghimire BK, Yoo JH, Yu CY, Zhao H, Long SP, Sacks EJ (2019). Winter hardiness of Miscanthus (III): Genome‐wide association and genomic prediction for overwintering ability in Miscanthus sinensis. Global Change Biology Bioenergy 11(8): 930-955.

Clark LV, Dwiyanti MS, Anzoua KG, Brummer JE, Ghimire BK, Głowacka K, Hall M, Heo K, Jin X, Lipka AE, Peng J, Yamada T, Yoo JH, Yu CY, Zhao H, Long SP, Sacks EJ (2019). Genome‐wide association and genomic prediction for biomass yield in a genetically diverse Miscanthus sinensis germplasm panel phenotyped at five locations in Asia and North America. Global Change Biology Bioenergy 11(8): 988-1007. 

Głowacka K*, Kromdijk J*, Kucera K, Xie J, Cavanagh AP, Leonelli L, Leakey ADB, Ort DR, Niyogi KK, Long SP (2018). PsbS overexpression increases the efficiency of Water Use in a Field-Grown Crop. Nature Communications 9:868. *Equal author contributions

Kaczmarek M, Fedorowicz-Strońska O, Głowacka K, Waśkiewicz A, Sadowski J (2017). CaCl2 treatment improves drought stress tolerance in barley (Hordeum vulgare L.). Acta Physiologiae Plantarum 39: 41.

Kromdijk J*, Głowacka K*, Leonelli L, Gabilly ST, Iwai M, Niyogi KK, Long SP (2016). Improving photosynthesis and crop productivity by accelerating recovery from photoprotection. Science 354(6314): 857–861. *Equal author contributions. Cover story.

Głowacka K*, Kromdijk J*, Leonelli L, Niyogi KK, Clemente TE, Long SP (2016). An evaluation of new and established methods to determine T-DNA copy number and homozygosity in transgenic plants. Plant Cell Environment 39: 908–917. *Equal contribution.

Głowacka K, Ahmed A, Sharma S, Abbott T, Comstock, Long SP, Sacks EJ (2016). Can chilling tolerance of C4 photosynthesis in Miscanthus be transferred to sugarcane? Global Change Biology Bioenergy 8: 407–418.

Głowacka K, Jørgensen U, Kjeldsen JB, Kørup K, Spitz I, Sacks EJ, Long SP (2015). Can the exceptional chilling tolerance of C4 photosynthesis found in Miscanthus ×giganteus be exceeded? Screening of a novel Miscanthus Japanese germplasm collection. Annals of Botany 155: 981–990.

Głowacka K, Clark LV, Adhikari S, Peng J, Stewart JR, Nishiwaki A, Yamada T, Jørgensen U, Hodkinson TR, Gifford J, Juvik JA, Sacks EJ (2014). Genetic variation in Miscanthus ×giganteus and the importance of estimating genetic distance thresholds for differentiating clones. Global Change Biology Bioenergy 7: 386–404.

Głowacka K, Adhikari S, Peng J, Gifford J, Juvik JA, Long SP, Sacks EJ (2014). Variation in chilling tolerance for photosynthesis and leaf extension growth among genotypes related to the C4 grass Miscanthus ×giganteus. Journal of Experimental Botany 65(18): 5267–5278.

Clark LV, Brummer JE, Głowacka K, Hall M, Heo K, Long SP, Peng J, Yamada T, Yoo JH, Yu CY, Zhao H, Sacks EJ (2014). A footprint of past climate change on the population structure of Miscanthus sinensis. Annals of Botany 114(1): 97-107.

de Mezer M, Turska-Taraska A, Kaczmarek Z, Głowacka K, Swarcewicz B, Rorat T (2014). Differential physiological and molecular response of barley genotypes to water deficit. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 80: 234–248.

Głowacka K, Jeżowski S, Kaczmarek Z (2013). Gas exchange and yield in Miscanthus species for three years at two locations in Poland. Canadian Journal of Plant Science 93: 627–637.

Głowacka K, Kaczmarek Z, Jeżowski S (2012). Androgenesis in the Bioenergy Plant Miscanthus sinensis: From Calli Induction to Plant Regeneration. Crop Science 52: 2659–2673.

Swaminathan K, Chae WB, Mitros T, Varala K, Xie L, Barling A, Głowacka K, Hall M, Jeżowski S, Ming R, Hudson M, Juvik JA, Rokhsar DS, Moose SP (2012). A framework genetic map for Miscanthus sinensis from RNAseq-based markers reveals recent allo-tetraploidy. BMC Genomics 13: 142–159.

Jeżowski S, Głowacka K, Kaczmarek Z (2011). Variation on biomass yield and morphological traits of energy grasses from the genus Miscanthus during the first years of crop establishment. Biomass and Bioenergy 35: 814–821.

Jeżowski S, Głowacka K, Kaczmarek Z, Szczukowski S (2011). Yield traits of eight common osier clones in the first three years following planting in Poland. Biomass and Bioenergy 35: 1205–1210.

Głowacka K (2011). A review of the genetic study of the energy crop Miscanthus. Biomass and Bioenergy 35: 2445–2454.

Głowacka K, Jeżowski S, Kaczmarek Z (2010). The effects of genotype, inflorescence developmental stage and induction medium on callus induction and plant regeneration in two Miscanthus species. Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture 102: 79–86.  DOI: 10.1007/s11240-010-9708-6

Głowacka K, Jeżowski S, Kaczmarek Z (2010). In vitro induction of polyploidy by colchicine treatment of shoots and preliminary characterisation of induced polyploids in two Miscanthus species. Industrial Crops and Products 32: 88–96.

Głowacka K, Jeżowski S, Kaczmarek Z (2010). Impact of colchicine application during callus induction and shoot regeneration on micropropagation and polyploidisation rates in two Miscanthus species. In Vitro Cellular and Developmental Biology - Plant 46: 161–171. DOI 10.1007/s11627-010-9282-y

Głowacka K, Jeżowski S, Kaczmarek Z (2009). Polyploidization of Miscanthus sinensis and Miscanthus ×giganteus by plant colchicine treatment. Industrial Crops and Products 30: 444–446.

Głowacka K, Jeżowski S (2009). Genetic and nongenetic factors influencing callus induction in Miscanthus sinensis (Anderss) anther cultures. Journal of Applied Genetics 50 (4): 341–345.

Jeżowski S, Głowacka K, Kaczmarek Z (2009). Preliminary estimation of selected gas exchange parameters connected with photosynthesis in respect of yielding of energetic grasses from Miscanthus genus in the first year following plantingActa Agrophysica 14 (1): 73–81.

Głowacka K, Rybiński W, Jeżowski S (2007). Regeneration of Miscanthus ×giganteus calli with use of stimulation effect of helium-neon laser light. Acta Agrophysica 10 (1): 79–88.

Jeżowski S, Surma M, Adamski T, Krajewski P, Głowacka K (2005). Genetic analysis of morphological and physical stem characteristic determining lodging resistance in two- and six-rowed barley (Hordeum vulgare L) lines. International Agrophysics 19 (4): 299–303.

Jeżowski S, Głowacka K (2004). Plants Instead of Coal. Academia - The Magazine of the Polish Academy of Sciences 2: 24–25.

Głowacka K, Jeżowski S (2004). Callus induction and plant regeneration from different inflorescence explants of Miscanthus ×giganteus (Greef et Deu). In: R Pude, ed. Monographie aus dem 3 Konferenz in Bonn “Anbau, Verwertung und Erfolgaussichten von Miscanthus in Europa”. Bonn, Germany: Universität Bonn ILB, 23–27. (ISBN 3-935307-24-1).

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