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. Arabidopsis MLO2 is a negative regulator of sensitivity to extracellular ROS.: Role of MLO2 in ozone- and abiotic stresses

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

    Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

  2. Utility of CISS sequence in detecting anteroinferior temporal encephalocele

    Wang, Z. I., McBride, A., Grinenko, O., Blumcke, I., Overmyer, M., Bingaman, W., Alexopoulos, A., Najm, I. M. & Jones, S. E. 15 Oct 2017 In : Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 381, p. 59-61 3 p.

    Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

  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: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

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Latest activities

  1. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek (Journal)

    Overmyer, K. (Reviewer)
    Oct 2017

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

  2. MSc thesis supervisor

    Overmyer, K. (Supervisor)
    Sep 2017Dec 2017

    Activity: ExaminationSupervision of other thesis (Master's, Licentiate)

  3. supervisor of doctoral thesis

    Overmyer, K. (Supervisor)
    Sep 2017Dec 2017

    Activity: ExaminationSupervisor or co-supervisor of doctoral thesis

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Education

Fil. toht., filosofia (luonnontieteellinen ala)

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