Anja Schneider
  • Biozentrum der LMU München, Department Biologie I, Germany
  • Plant science


Ph.D. in Botany, Max-Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Cologne & University of Cologne, 1995

Current position

Scientist in Plant Science,Department I of Biology, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, Germany

Publications (selected)

  1. Schneider, A., Steinberger, I., Herdean, A., Gandini, C., Eisenhut, M., Kurz, S., Morper, A., Hoecker, N., Ruhle, T., Labs, M., Flugge, U. I., Geimer, S., Schmidt, S. B., Husted, S., Weber, A. P., Spetea, C. and Leister, D. (2016). The Evolutionarily Conserved Protein PHOTOSYNTHESIS AFFECTED MUTANT71 Is Required for Efficient Manganese Uptake at the Thylakoid Membrane in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell 28(4): 892-910.
  2. Schneider, A., Stelljes, C., Adams, C., Kirchner, S., Burkhard, G., Jarzombski, S., Broer, I., Horn, P., Elsayed, A., Hagl, P., Leister, D. and Koop, H. U. (2015). Low frequency paternal transmission of plastid genes in Brassicaceae. Transgenic Res 24(2): 267-277.
  3. Schneider, A., Steinberger, I., Strissel, H., Kunz, H. H., Manavski, N., Meurer, J., Burkhard, G., Jarzombski, S., Schunemann, D., Geimer, S., Flugge, U. I. and Leister, D. (2014). The Arabidopsis Tellurite resistance C protein together with ALB3 is involved in photosystem II protein synthesis. Plant J 78(2): 344-356.
  4. Bolle, C., Schneider, A. and Leister, D. (2011). Perspectives on systematic analyses of gene function in Arabidopsis thaliana: new tools, topics and trends. Curr Genomics 12(1): 1-14.
  5. Kunz, H. H., Hausler, R. E., Fettke, J., Herbst, K., Niewiadomski, P., Gierth, M., Bell, K., Steup, M., Flugge, U. I. and Schneider, A. (2010). The role of plastidial glucose-6-phosphate/phosphate translocators in vegetative tissues of Arabidopsis thaliana mutants impaired in starch biosynthesis. Plant Biol (Stuttg) 12 Suppl 1: 115-128.
  6. Schneider, A. and Leister, D. (2006). Forward genetic screening of insertional mutants. Methods Mol Biol 323: 147-161.
  7. Schneider, A., Kirch, T., Gigolashvili, T., Mock, H. P., Sonnewald, U., Simon, R., Flugge, U. I. and Werr, W. (2005). A transposon-based activation-tagging population in Arabidopsis thaliana (TAMARA) and its application in the identification of dominant developmental and metabolic mutations. FEBS Lett 579(21): 4622-4628.
  8. Niewiadomski, P., Knappe, S., Geimer, S., Fischer, K., Schulz, B., Unte, U. S., Rosso, M. G., Ache, P., Flugge, U. I. and Schneider, A. (2005). The Arabidopsis plastidic glucose 6-phosphate/phosphate translocator GPT1 is essential for pollen maturation and embryo sac development. Plant Cell 17(3): 760-775.
  9. Leister, D. and Schneider, A. (2003). From genes to photosynthesis in Arabidopsis thaliana. Int Rev Cytol 228: 31-83. (Review)
  10. Schwacke, R., Schneider, A., van der Graaff, E., Fischer, K., Catoni, E., Desimone, M., Frommer, W. B., Flugge, U. I. and Kunze, R. (2003). ARAMEMNON, a novel database for Arabidopsis integral membrane proteins. Plant Physiol 131(1): 16-26.
  11. Schneider, A., Hausler, R. E., Kolukisaoglu, U., Kunze, R., van der Graaff, E., Schwacke, R., Catoni, E., Desimone, M. and Flugge, U. I. (2002). An Arabidopsis thaliana knock-out mutant of the chloroplast triose phosphate/phosphate translocator is severely compromised only when starch synthesis, but not starch mobilisation is abolished. Plant J 32(5): 685-699.