Kirk Overmyer

Person

Curriculum Vitae

Principle Inversitgator and Research Group Leader, Plant-Fungal Interactions Group, Plant Biology, Department of Biosciences, University of Helsinki, January 2010-present

Research Group Leader, Viikki Plant Science Cenre, University of Helsinki, 2015-present

Team Leader and Member, Academy of Fonland National Center of Excellence in the Molecular Biology of Primary Producers, 2014-2019

Academy Fellow, Academy of Finland, September 2011 to August 2016

Professional  Associations:

The American Society of Plant Biologists
The Scandinavian Society for Plant Physiology
The American Phytopathological Society
International Society for Molecular Plant Microbe Interactions
European Plant Science Organization
Viikki Research Groups in Biosciences

Latest publications

  1. Genome sequencing and population genomic analyses provide insights into the adaptive landscape of silver birch

    Salojärvi, J., Smolander, O-P., Nieminen, K., Rajaraman, S., Safronov, O., Safdari, P., Lamminmäki, A., Immanen, J., Lan, T., Tanskanen, J., Rastas, P., Amiryousefi, A., Jayaprakash, B., Kammonen, J. I., Hagqvist, R., Eswaran, G., Ahonen, V. H., Serra, J. A., Asiegbu, F. O., Barajas-Lopez, J. D. D., Blande, D., Blokhina, O., Blomster, T., Broholm, S., Brosche, M., Cui, F., Dardick, C., Ehonen, S. E., Elomaa, P., Escamez, S., Fagerstedt, K. V., Fujii, H., Gauthier, A., Gollan, P. J., Halimaa, P., Heino, P. I., Himanen, K., Hollender, C., Kangasjarvi, S., Kauppinen, L., Kelleher, C. T., Kontunen-Soppela, S., Koskinen, J. P., Kovalchuk, A., Karenlampi, S. O., Kärkönen, A. K., Lim, K-J., Leppälä, J., Macpherson, L., Mikola, J., Mouhu, K., Mähönen, A. P., Niinemets, U., Oksanen, E., Overmyer, K., Palva, E. T., Pazouki, L., Pennanen, V., Puhakainen, T., Poczai, P., Possen, B. J. H. M., Punkkinen, M., Rahikainen, M. M., Rousi, M., Ruonala, R., van der Schoot, C., Shapiguzov, A., Sierla, M., Sipilä, T. P., Sutela, S., Teeri, T. H., Tervahauta, A. I., Vaattovaara, A., Vahala, J., Vetchinnikova, L., Welling, A., Wrzaczek, M., Xu, E., Paulin, L. G., Schulman, A. H., Lascoux, M., Albert, V. A., Auvinen, P., Helariutta, Y. & Kangasjarvi, J. Jun 2017 In : Nature Genetics. 49, 6, p. 904-915 12 p.

    Publication: Contribution to journalA1 Refereed journal article

  2. PP2A-B’γ modulates foliar trans-methylation capacity and the formation of 4-methoxy-indol-3-yl-methyl glucosinolate in Arabidopsis leaves

    Rahikainen, M., Trotta, A., Alegre, S., Pascual, J., Vuorinen, K., Overmyer, K., Moffatt, B., Ravanel, S., Glawischnig, E. & Kangasjarvi, S. Jan 2017 In : Plant Journal. 89, 1, p. 112-127 16 p.

    Publication: Contribution to journalA1 Refereed journal article

  3. Isolation and characterization of resident yeasts from the phylloplane of Arabidopsis thaliana

    Wang, K., Sipilä, T. P. & Overmyer, K. L. Dec 2016 In : Scientific Reports. 6, 13 p., 39403

    Publication: Contribution to journalA1 Refereed journal article

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Latest activities

  1. Molecular Plant Pathology (Journal)

    Overmyer, K. (Reviewer)
    Dec 2016

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer review of manuscripts

  2. Plant Cell (Journal)

    Overmyer, K. (Reviewer)
    Dec 2016

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer review of manuscripts

  3. Forest Pathology (Journal)

    Overmyer, K. (Reviewer)
    Nov 2016

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer review of manuscripts

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Education

Fil. toht., filosofia (luonnontieteellinen ala)

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