Prof. Dr. Armando Carpaneto


Academic positionLecturer, Assistant Professor, Researcher
Research fieldsPlant Biochemistry and Biophysics,Biophysics
Keywordselectrophysiology, ion channels, molecular biology, plant, temperature

Current contact address

InstitutionConsiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR)
InstituteIstituto di Biofisica

Host during sponsorship

Prof. Dr. Rainer HedrichLehrstuhl für Botanik I: Molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie und Biophysik, Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg, Würzburg
Start of initial sponsorship01/02/2004


2003Humboldt Research Fellowship Programme

Publications (partial selection)

2007Armando Carpaneto, Natalya Ivashikina, Victor Levchenko, Elzbieta Krol, Elena Jeworutzki, Jian-Kang Zhu, and Rainer Hedrich: Cold transiently activates calcium-permeable channels in Arabidopsis mesophyll cells. In: Plant Physiology, 2007, 487-494
2005Armando Carpaneto Dietmar Geiger Ernst Bamberg Norbert Sauer Jorg Fromm Rainer Hedrich: Phloem-localized, proton-coupled sucrose carrier ZmSUT1 mediates sucrose efflux under control of sucrose gradient and pmf. In: Journal of Biological Chemistry, 2005, 21437-21443
2004D. Becker, D. Geiger, M. Dunkel, A. Roller, A. Bertl, A. Latz, A. Carpaneto, P. Dietrich, M. R. Roelfsema, C. Voelker, D. Schmidt, B. Mueller-Roeber, K. Czempinski and R. Hedrich.: AtTPK4, an Arabidopsis open-rectifying K+ channel, poised to control the pollen membrane voltage in a pH- and Ca2+ -dependent manner.. In: Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. , 2004, 15621-15626