Kirk Overmyer

Person

Curriculum Vitae

Principle Inversitgator and Research Group Leader, Plant-Fungal Interactions Group, Organismal and Evolutionary Biology Research Program, Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences, 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. Arabidopsis MLO2 is a negative regulator of sensitivity to extracellular reactive oxygen species.

    Cui, F., Wu, H., Safronov, O., Zhang, P., Kumar, R., Kollist, H., Salojärvi, J. T., Panstruga, R. & Overmyer, K. L. 2018 In : Plant, Cell and Environment. 41, 4, p. 782-796

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. Interaction points in plant stress signaling pathways

    Overmyer, K. L., Vuorinen, K. E. & Brosche, M. J. 2018 In : Physiologia Plantarum. 162, 2, p. 191–204

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. 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. 8 May 2017 In : Nature Genetics. 49, 6, p. 904-912 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Latest activities

  1. Engineered Plant Immunity: Mini-symposium part 2

    Sims-Huopaniemi, K. (Member of organizing committee), Asiegbu, F. (Scientific Committee Chair), Overmyer, K. (Scientific Committee Chair), Mäkinen, K. (Scientific Committee Chair)
    17 Apr 201819 Apr 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

  2. Engineered Plant Immunity: Mini-symposium part 1

    Sims-Huopaniemi, K. (Member of organizing committee), Asiegbu, F. (Scientific Committee Member), Overmyer, K. (Scientific Committee Chair), Mäkinen, K. (Scientific Committee Chair)
    13 Mar 201814 Mar 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

  3. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek (Journal)

    Overmyer, K. (Reviewer)
    Oct 2017

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

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Latest projects

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Education

Fil. toht., filosofia (luonnontieteellinen ala)

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