Helene Robert Boisivon, Ph.D.

Research Group Leader Senior


Phone: +420 54949 8421
Research group: Hormonal Crosstalk in Plant Development - Helene Robert Boisivon

Job description

I am Research Group Leader of the Hormonal Crosstalk in Plant Development group.

I am involved in teaching different courses at CEITEC MU including:
C9950 Seminar of the Department Functional Genomics and Proteomics
S2009 Mendel Centre Seminars in the Bio-omics
S2011 Hormones in plant development (spring semester)
S2012 Applying Mendel’s laws of genetics to plant biology in the lab (autumn semester)

01/2017 Junior Group Leader, Hormonal Crosstalk in Plant Development
Mendel Centre for Plant Genomics and Proteomics, CEITEC Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Rep.

2012 - 2016 Senior Post-doc fellow, Developmental and Cell Biology of Plants
Mendel Centre for Plant Genomics and Proteomics, CEITEC Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Rep.
Research Group Leader: Prof. Dr. Jiří Friml

2007 - 2012 Post-Doc fellow
Plant System Biology (PSB), Flemish Institute of Biotechnology (VIB)/University of Ghent, Belgium
Research Group Leader: Prof. Dr. Jiří Friml

2002 - 2007 PhD (Graduation May 2008)
“Calcium- and BTB protein-modulated PINOID protein kinase directs polar auxin transport”
Promoters: Dr. Remko Offringa, Prof. Dr. Paul Hooykaas.
Department of Molecular and Developmental Genetics, Institute of Biology (IBL), Leiden University, The Netherlands

4. Jan. 2021

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26. Feb. 2020

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18. July 2018

Plant mothers talk to their embryos via the hormone auxin

Scientists solve long-standing question about signal that regulates embryo development – Study in Nature Plants While pregnancy in humans and seed…

Publications that are part of the Web of Science database, possibly also other publications chosen by authors.

  • Insight into the transcriptional regulation of the crosstalk between plant hormones and the stress response in fruits, , 2020 - 2023
  • Centrum experimentální biologie rostlin (CZ.02.1.01/0.0/0.0/16_019/0000738), Ministerstvo školství, mládeže a tělovýchovy ČR, 2018 - 2023
  • Investigating the transcriptional regulation of auxin biosynthesis in Arabidopsis embryo, , 2021 - 2022
  • A ratiometric sensor for phytohormone and miRNAs in plant reproduction, Ministerstvo financí ČR, 2021 - 2021
  • Unraveling the thermoregulation of seed development in Brassica napus, Grantová agentura ČR, 2019 - 2021
  • Neinvazivní analýza a separace semen, nové technologie pro GI, Ministerstvo průmyslu a obchodu ČR, 2019 - 2019
  • Molekulární mechanismy auxín-cytokinínové interakce v regulaci rostlinné organogenese (GA13-39982S), Grantová agentura ČR, 2013 - 2017
  • Finalizing project ´Maternal auxin supply mediates early embryo patterning in Arabidopsis´ for Nature Plants (MUNI/E/0101/2017), Masarykova univerzita, 2017 - 2017
  • Unravelling the regulation of the local auxin production in Arabidopsis: a trigger for embryo patterning (3SGA5602), Jihomoravský kraj, 2014 - 2016