Prof. Dr. rer. nat.

Jiři Friml , Ph. D.

Member of the Young Academy since 2014

  • Institute of Science and Technology Austria


Research Areas:

  • Biology
  • Cell biology
  • Plant physiology
  • Genetics
  • Molecular biology
  • Botany



Selected Memberships:

  • European Molecular Biology Organization EMBO
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American Society of Plant Biologists
  • The European Plant Science Organization

Selected Prizes:

  • Erwin Schrödinger-Preis der ÖAW

Selected Publications:

  • Robert, S.; Kleine-Vehn, J.; Barbez, E.; Sauer, M.; Paciorek, T. et al. [..] (2010) ABP1 mediates auxin inhibition of clathrindependent endocytosis in Arabidopsis. Cell, Bd. 143 (1), S. 111-121.
  • Mravec, J.; Skůpa, P.; Bailly, A.; Křeček, P.; Hoyerová, K. et al. [..] (2009) ER-localized PIN5 auxin transporter mediates subcellular homeostasis of phytohormone auxin. Nature, Bd. 459 (7250), S. 1136-1140.
  • Michniewicz, M.; Zago, M. K.; Abas, L.; Weijers, D.; Schweighofer, A. et al. [..] (2007) Antagonistic Regulation of PIN Phosphorylation by PP2A and PINOID Directs Auxin Flux. Cell, Bd. 130 (6), S. 1044-1056.
  • Wiśniewska, J.; Xu, J.; Seifertová, D.; Brewer, P.; Růžička, K. et al. [..] (2006) Polar PIN localization directs auxin flow in plants. Science, Bd. 312 (5775), S. 883.
  • Friml, J.; Vieten, A.; Sauer, M.; Weijers, D.; Schwarz, H. et al. [..] (2003) Efflux-dependent auxin gradients establish the apical-basal axis of Arabidopsis. Nature, Bd. 426 (6963), S. 147-153.