CZ.02.1.01/0.0/0.0/ 15_003/0000453

Iñigo Saiz Fernández


Current research interests:


Effect of Phytophthora infection on the proteome and metabolome of micropropagated Quercus seedlings.

Variations in Phytophthora metabolome across different clades and developmental stages.

Potential biological activities of Phytophthora extracts.


Key publications:


Skalák J., Vercruyssen L., Claeys H., Hradilová J., Černý M., Novák O., Plačková L., Saiz-Fernández I., Skaláková P., Coppens F., Dhondt S., Koukalová S., Zouhar J., Inzé D., and Brzobohatý B. † Multifaceted activity of cytokinin in leaf development shapes its size and structure in Arabidopsis. The Plant Journal. 2019, 97, 805-824

Saiz-Fernández I., De Diego N., Brzobohatý B., Muñoz-Rueda A. and Lacuesta M. The imbalance between C and N metabolism during high nitrate supply inhibits photosynthesis and overall growth in maize (Zea mays L.). Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 2017, 120, 213-222.

Johnová P., Skalák J., Saiz-Fernández I. and Brzobohatý B. Plant responses to ambient temperature fluctuations and water-limiting conditions: A proteome-wide perspective. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta – Proteins and Proteomics. 2016, 1864, 916-931.

De Diego N., Saiz-Fernández I., Rodríguez J.L., Pérez-Alfocea P., Sampedro M.C., Barrio R.J., Lacuesta M. and Moncaleán P. Metabolites and hormones mediate intraspecific variability of drought acclimation in radiata pine. Journal of Plant Physiology. 2015, 188, 64-71

Saiz-Fernández I., De Diego N., Mena-Petite A., Ortiz-Barredo A., Lacuesta M. High nitrate supply reduces growth in maize, from cell to whole plant. Journal of Plant Physiology. 2015, 173, 120-129.