Richter Hannes

Scientific collaborator

Research Interests

Isolation and characterisation of the stilbene synthase gene family in Vitis during infection by Plasmopara viticola.

  • Construction of a cDNA library from Solaris infected with Plasmopara viticola (1, 2 and 4 days post infection).
  • Isolation, mapping and comparison of genes coding for stilbene synthase in Solaris and Chasselas.
  • Gene expression study.

RAC, Changins


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CH-1260 Nyon

Phone:    +41 22 363 4388

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Curriculum vitae

Born the 4.01.60 in Munich, Germany

1979 Matura, state school of Geneva, CH

1985 Diploma, University of Basel, CH

1992 PhD, New Mexico State University, USA

Researcher at :

1992 - 1998 University of Lausanne, CH

1998 - 2000 Risoe, DK

2000 - present RAC, CH

Selected publications

Rigotti S, Gindro K, Richter H, Viret O. (2002). Characterization of molecular markers for specific and sensitive detection of Botrytis cinerea Pers.: Fr. in strawberry (Fragaria X ananassa Duch.) using PCR. FEMS Microbiology Letters 209:169-174.

Guex N, Henry H, Flach J, Richter H, Widmer F. (1995). Glyoxysomal malate dehydrogenase and malate synthase form soybean cotyledons (Glycine max. L.): enzyme association, antibody production and cDNA cloning. Planta 197 (2):369-375.

Richter HE (1992). Genomic organization and evolutionary dynamics of a highly expressed late nodulin gene subfamily in soybean. Thesis. New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA.

Richter HE, Sandal NN, Marcker KA, Sengupta-Gopalan C (1991). Characterization and genomic organization of a highly expressed late nodulin gene subfamily in soybeans. MGG 229:445-452.

Sengupta-Gopalan C, Gambliel H, Feder I, Richter H, Temple S (1990). Different modes of regulation involved in nodulin gene expression in soybean. In Advances in Molecular Genetics of Plant-Microbe interactions Vol. 1, Hennecke H, Verma DPS (eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 304-309.