Photo of Alexey Shapiguzov
  • Finland

  • Viikinkaari 1, Biocentre 3

    00790 Helsinki

    Finland

  • PL 65 (Viikinkaari 1)

    00014

    Finland

20122019
If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Curriculum vitae

 

Research interests

 

Regulation of photosynthesis in higher plants and eukaryotic algae. Energy metabolism and organelle functions and signalling under environmental stress in plants.

 

Education and degrees

 

2018: Docent in Plant Physiology and Molecular Biology. University of Helsinki, Finland.

 

2004: Ph.D. in Molecular Biology. Institute of Plant Physiology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia.

 

2000: Master of Science. Honours Degree in Biochemistry. Department of Virology, Biological Faculty of Moscow State University, Russia.

 

Employment

 

2012 – currently: Senior post-doc in the group of Prof. Jaakko Kangasjärvi, Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Finland. Stress responses and photosynthesis in higher plants. Retrograde signalling pathways, organelle redox regulation, transcriptional reprogramming. RCD1 and other SRO proteins in Arabidopsis.

 

2007 – 2012: Post-doc in the lab of Prof. Jean-David Rochaix and Prof. Michel Goldschmidt-Clermont, Department of Molecular Biology, University of Geneva, Switzerland. Regulation of photosynthesis in plants and green algae. Discovery of thylakoid regulatory protein phosphatase family.

 

2005 – 2007: Post-doc in the lab of Prof. Alexander V. Vener, Division of Cell Biology, Linköping University, Sweden. Proteomics and enzymology of plant chloroplasts: prolyl isomerization, phosphorylation and thiol redox chemistry of chloroplast thylakoid proteins.

 

2004 – 2005: Researcher in the lab of Prof. Dmitry A. Los, Department of Intracellular Regulation and Biotechnology, Institute of Plant Physiology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia. Signal transduction and osmotic stress in Synechocystis.

 

2002: Laboratory of Prof. Norio Murata, National Institute for Basic Biology, Okazaki, Japan. Functional genomics in Synechocystis.

 

Keywords

  • 1183 Plant biology, microbiology, virology
  • Chloroplasts
  • Photosynthesis
  • Arabidopsis
  • Stress response
  • Chloroplast thylakoids
  • WWE domain proteins
  • Mitochondria
  • Retrograde signalling

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications 2012 2019

Arabidopsis RCD1 coordinates chloroplast and mitochondrial functions through interaction with ANAC transcription factors

Shapiguzov, A., Vainonen, J., Hunter, K. A., Tossavainen, H. P. M., Tiwari, A., Järvi, S., Hellman, M. H., Aarabi, F., Alseekh, S., Wybouw, B., Van Der Kelen, K., Nikkanen, L., Krasensky-Wrzaczek, J., Sipari, N. H., Keinänen, M., Tyystjaervi, E., Rintamäki, E., De Rybel, B., Salojärvi, J. T., Van Breusegem, F. & 6 othersFernie, A. R., Brosche, M. J., Permi, P. E. I., Aro, E-M., Wrzaczek, M. A. & Kangasjärvi, J. S., 15 Feb 2019, In : eLife. 8, 35 p., e43284.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
File

Redox regulation of nuclear gene expression

Gossens, R., Kangasjärvi, J. S. & Shapiguzov, A., 25 Jun 2018.

Research output: Conference materialsPosterResearch

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. & 65 othersBlande, 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 journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
File

Activation of the Stt7/STN7 Kinase through Dynamic Interactions with the Cytochrome b(6)f Complex

Shapiguzov, A., Chai, X., Fucile, G., Longoni, P., Zhang, L. & Rochaix, J-D., May 2016, In : Plant Physiology. 171, 1, p. 82-92 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Activities 2013 2013

  • 2 Organisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Finnish Plant Science Days

Alexey Shapiguzov (Speaker: Presenter)
13 May 201315 May 2013

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

International POG Conference on Reactive Oxygen and Nitrogen Species in Plants

Alexey Shapiguzov (Attendee)
17 Jul 201319 Jul 2013

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