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220] Chmeliov, J., Gelzinis, A., Franckevicius, M., Tutkus, M., Saccon, F., Ruban, A.V. and Valkunas, L. (2019) Aggregation-related non-photochemical quenching in the photosynthetic membrane. J Phys. Chem. Lett., doi: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.9b03100.

219] Murchie, E.H., Ruban, A.V. (2019) Dynamic non-photochemical quenching in plants: from molecular mechanism to productivity. Plant J., doi: 10.1111/tpj.14601.

218] Wei, T., Balevičius, V., Polívka, T., Ruban, A.V., Duffy, C.D.P. (2019) How carotenoid distortions may determine optical properties: lessons from the Orange Carotenoid Protein. PCCP 21, 23187-23197.

217] Saccon, F., Durchan, M., Kaňa, R., Prášil, O., Ruban, A.V., Polívka, T, (2019) Spectroscopic Properties of Violaxanthin and Lutein Triplet States in LHCII are Independent of Carotenoid Composition. J Phys Chem B. doi: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.9b06293.

216] Ruban, A.V. (2019) The mechanism of non-photochemical quenching: the end of the ongoing debate. Plant Physiology 181, 383-384.

215] Yeates, A.M., Zubko, M.K. and Ruban, A.V. (2019) The cause of the absence of the photosynthetic state transitions in alien chloroplasts. Planta 250, 589-601.

214] Tutkus, M., Saccon, F., Chmeliov, E., Venckus, O., Ciplys, O., Ruban, A.V. and Valkunas, L. (2019) Single-molecule microscopy studies of LHCII enriched in Vio or Zea. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1816, 499-507.

213] Wilson, S. and Ruban, A.V. (2019) Quantitative assessment of the high-light tolerance in plants with an impaired photosystem II donor side. Biochem. J. 476, 1377-1386.

212] Oxygen reduction and production in artificial and natural systems. (2019) J. Barber, A.V. Ruban and P.J. Nixon eds., World Scientific Press, Singapore.

211] Wilson, S. and Ruban, A.V. (2019) Enhanced NPQ affects long-term acclimation in the spring ephemeral Berteroa incana. Biochim. Biophys. Acta, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbabio.2019.03.005.


210] Giovagnetti, V. and Ruban, A.V. (2018) The evolution of the photoprotective antenna proteins in oxygenic photosynthetic eukaryotes. Bioch. Soc. Transactions 46, 1263-1277.

209] Trsková, E., Belgio, E., Yeates, A.M., Sobotka, R., Ruban, A.V. and Kana, R. (2018) Antenna proton sensitivity determines photosynthetic light harvesting strategy. J. Ex. Bot., 69, 4483-4493.

208] Ruban, A.V. (2018) Light harvesting control in plants. FEBS Lett. 592, 3030-3039.

207] Plumb, W., Townsend, A.J., Rasool, B., Alomrani, S., Razak, N., Ruban, A.V. and Foyer, C.H. (2018) Ascorbate-mediated regulation of photoprotection and photoinhibition in Arabidopsis thaliana. J. Ex. Bot. 69, 2823-2835.

206] Nürnberg, D.J., Morton, J., Santabarbara, S., Telfer, A., Joliot, P., Antonaru, L.A., Ruban, A.V., Cardona, T., Krausz, E., Boussac, A., Fantuzzi, A. and Rutherford, A.W. (2018) Photochemistry beyond the red-limit in chlorophyll f-containing photosystems. Science 360, 1210-1213.

205] Townsend, A.J., Saccon, F., Giovagnetti, V., Wilson, S., Ungerer, P and Ruban, A.V. (2018) The causes of altered chlorophyll fluorescence quenching induction in the Arabidopsis mutant lacking all minor antenna complexes. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1859, 666-675.

204] Giovagnetti, V., Han, G., Ware, M.A., Ungerer, P., Qin, X., Wang, W.-D., Kuang, T., Shen, J.-R. and Ruban, A.V. (2018) A siphonous morphology affects light-harvesting modulation in the intertidal green macroalga Bryopsis corticulans (Ulvophyceae). Planta 247, 1293-1306.

203] Bailey-Serres, J., Pierik, R., Ruban, A., Wingler, A. (2018) The Dynamic Plant: Capture, Transformation, and Management of Energy. Plant Physiology 176, 961-966.

202] Ruban, A.V. (2018) Adaptive Reorganisation of the Light Harvesting Antenna. In: “Bioenergetics and Photosynthesis”, J. Barber and A. Ruban eds., World Scientific Press, Singapore, pp.189-219.

201] Photosynthesis and Bioenergetics (2018) J. Barber and A. Ruban eds., World Scientific Press, Singapore.

200] Townsend, A.J., Ware, M.A and Ruban, A.V. (2018) Dynamic interplay between photodamage and photoprotection in photosystem II. Plant Cell & Environment 41, 1098-1112.


199] Tutkus, M.., Chmeliov, J., Rutkauskas, D., Ruban, A.V.¶ and Valkunas, L. (2017) Influence of the carotenoid composition on the conformational dynamics of photosynthetic light-harvesting complexes. J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 8, 5898-5906.

198] Belgio, E. and Ruban, A.V. (2017) Recombinant light harvesting complexes: views and perspectives. In:"Photosynthesis: Structures, Mechanisms, and Applications", S.I. Allakhversiev, M.M. Najafpuor, H.J. Hou, Eds., 33-49.

197] Fox, K., Balevicius, V., Chmeliov, J., Valkunas, L., Ruban, A.V. and Duffy, C.D.P. (2017) The Carotenoid pathway: What is important for excitation quenching in plant antenna complexes? PCCP, 19, 22957-22968.

196] Gelzinis, A., Chmeliov, J., Ruban, A.V. and Valkunas, L. (2017) Can red-emitting state be responsible for fluorescence quenching in LHCII aggregates? Photosynth. Res., in press.

195] Snellenburg, J.J., Johnson, M.P., Ruban, A.V., van Grondelle, R. and van Stokkum, I.H.M. (2017) Analyzing pulse amplitude modulation (PAM) fluorometry curves of intact chloroplasts. Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 1858, 854-864.

194] Foyer, C., Ruban, A.V., Nixon, P. (2017) Photosynthesis solutions to enhance productivity. Phil. Trans. Royal Society of London B, 372, 20160374.

193] Ruban, A.V. (2017) Adaptive Reorganisation of the Light Harvesting Antenna. In: “Bioenergetics and Photosynthesis”, J. Barber and A. Ruban eds., World Scientific Press, Singapore, pp.189-219.

192] Tian, Y., Sacharz, J., Ware, M.A., Zhang, H., Ruban, A.V. (2017) Effects of periodic photoinhibitory light exposure on physiology and productivity of low light-grown Arabidopsis plants. Journal of Experimental Botany, 68, 4249-4262.

191] Foyer, C.H., Ruban, A.V., Noctor, G. (2017) Viewing oxidative stress through the lens of oxidative signalling rather than damage. Biochem. J., 474, 877-883.

190] Ruban, A.V. (2017) Quantifying the efficiency of photoprotection. Phil. Trans. Royal Society of London B., 372, 20160393.

189] Sacharz, J., Giovagnetti, V., Ungerer, P., Mastrioanni, G., Ruban, A.V. (2017) The xanthophyll cycle affects reversible PsbS-LHCII interactions to control non-photochemical quenching. Nature Plants 3, 16225.

188] Ruban, A.V. (2017) Crops on fast track for light. Nature, 541, 36-37.

187] Tian, T., Ungerer, P., Zhang, H., Ruban, A.V. (2017) Direct impact of the sustained decline in the photosystem II efficiency upon plant productivity at different developmental stages. J Plant Physiol., 212, 45-53.

186] Giovagnetti, V., Ruban, A.V. (2017) Detachment of the fucoxanthin chlorophyll a/c binding protein (FCP) antenna is not involved in the acclimative regulation of photoprotection in the pennate diatom Phaeodactylum tricornutum. Biochim. Biphys. Acta, 1858, 218-230.


185] Wahadoszamen, M., Belgio, E., Rahman, M.A., Ara, A.M., Ruban, A.V., van Grondelle, R. (2016) Identification and Characterization of Multiple Emissive Species in Aggregated Minor Antenna Complexes. Biochim. Biophys. Acta , 1857, 1917-1924.

184] Smerilli, A., Orefice, I., Corato, F., Gavalás Olea, A., Ruban, A.V., Brunet C. (2016) Photoprotective and antioxidant responses to light spectrum and intensity variations in the coastal diatom Skeletonema marinoi. Environmental Microbiology, in press.

183] Michoux, F., Ahmad, N., Wei, Z.-Y., Belgio, E., Ruban, A.V., Nixon, P.J. (2016) Testing the role of the N-terminal tail of D1 in the maintenance of photosystem II in tobacco chloroplasts. Frontiers in Plant Sci., 7, 844.

182] Ware, M.A., Dall’Osto, L., Ruban, A.V. (2016) An in vivo quantitative comparison of photoprotection in Arabidopsis xanthophyll mutants. Frontiers in Plant Sci., 7, 841.

181] Orefice, I., Chandrasekaran, R., Smerillia, A., Corato, F., Caruso, T., Casillo, A., Corsaro, M.M. Dal Piaz, F., Ruban, A.V., Brunet, C. (2016) Light-induced changes in the photosynthetic physiology and biochemistry in the diatom Skeletonema marinoi. Algal Research, 17, 1-13.

180] Chmeliov, J., Gelzinis, A., Songaila, E., Augulis, R., Duffy, C.D.P., Ruban, A.V., Valkunas, L. (2016) The nature of self-regulation in photosynthetic light-harvesting antenna. Nature Plants, 1, 16045.

179] Kaňa, R,, Kotabová, E., Kopečná, J., Trsková, E., Belgio, E., Sobotka, R., Ruban, A.V. (2016) Violaxanthin inhibits nonphotochemical quenching in light-harvesting antenna of Chromera velia. FEBS Lett., 590, 1076-1085.

178] Ruban, A.V. (2016) Non-photochemical chlorophyll fluorescence quenching: mechanism and effectiveness in protecting plants against photodamage. Plant Physiol., 170, 1903-1916.


177] Benson, S., Maheswaran, P., Hunter, C.N., Horton, P., Jansson, S., Ruban, A.V., Johnson, M.P. (2015) An intact photosystem I light harvesting antenna system is required for complete state transitions in Arabidopsis. Nature Plants, 1, 15176.

176] Ruban, A.V., Johnson, M.P. (2015) Visualizing the dynamic structure of the plant photosynthetic membrane. Nature Plants, 1, 15161.

175] Giovagnetti, V. and Ruban, A.V. (2015) Discerning the effects of photoinhibition and photoprotection on the rate of oxygen evolution in Arabidopsis leaves. J. Photochem. Photobiol. B, 152, 272-278.

174] Duffy, C.D.P. and Ruban, A.V. (2015) Dissipative pathways in the photosystem-II antenna in plants. J. Photochem. Photobiol. B, 152, 215-226.

173] Ruban, A.V. (2015) Visualising the Photosynthetic Membrane Proteins In Situ: Atomic Force Microscopy. Plant Physiology,169, 910.

172] Ware, M.A., Giovagnetti, V., Belgio, E. & Ruban, A.V. (2015) PsbS protein modulates non-photochemical chlorophyll fluorescence quenching in membranes depleted from photosystems. J. Photochem. Photobiol. B, 152, 301-307.

171] Carvalho, F.E.L., Ware, M.A., Ruban, A.V. (2015) Quantifying the dynamics of light tolerance in Arabidopsis plants during ontogenesis. Plant Cell & Environment, 38, 2603-2617.

170] Chmeliov, J., Bricker, W.P., Lo, C., Jouin, E., Valkunas, L., Ruban, A.V., Duffy, C.D.P. (2015) An all pigment model of excitation quenching in LHCII. PCCP, 17, 15857-15867.

169] Belgio, E., Ungerer, P., Ruban, A.V. (2015) Light harvesting superstructures of green plant chloroplasts lacking photosystems. Plant Cell & Environment, 38, 2035-2047.

168] Ware, M.A., Belgio, E., Ruban, A.V. (2015) Photoprotective capacity of non-photochemical quenching in plants acclimated to different light intensities. Photosynth. Research, 126, 261-274.

167] Giovagnetti, V., Ware, M.A. Ruban, A.V. (2015) Assessment of the impact of Photosystem I chlorophyll fluorescence on the pulse-amplitude modulated quenching analysis in leaves of Arabidopsis thaliana. Photosynth. Research, 125, 179-189.

166] Ruban, A.V. (2015) Evolution under the Sun: optimising light harvesting in photosynthesis. Journal of Experimental Botany, 66, 7-23.


165] Ware, M.A., Belgio E., Ruban, A.V. (2014) Comparison of the protective effectiveness of NPQ in Arabidopsis plants deficient in PsbS protein and zeaxanthin. Journal of Experimental Botany,66, 1259-1270.​

164] Chandrasekaran, R. Barra, L., Carillo, S. Caruso, T., Corsaro, M.M., Dal Piaz, F., Graziani, G., Corato, F., Pepe, D., Manfredonia, A., Orefice, I., Ruban, A., Brunet, C. (2014) Light modulation of biomass and macromolecular composition of the diatom Skeletonema marinoi. Journal of Biotechnology, 192, 114-122.

163] Belgio, E., Kapitonova, E., Chmeliov, E., Duffy, C.D.P., Ungerer, P., Valkunas, L., Ruban, A.V. (2014) Economic photoprotection in Photosystem II that retains a complete light harvesting system with slow energy traps. Nature communications, 5, 5433.​

162] Vasilev, C., Johnson, M.P., Gonzales, E. Wang, L., Ruban, A.V., Cadby, A., Montano, G., Hunter, C.N. (2014) Producing nanoscale linear arrays of functional plant light harvesting antenna (LHCII) complexes. Lengmiur, 30, 8481-8490.

161] Pascal, A., Ruban, A.V. and Robert, B. (2014) Antenna protein conformational changes associated with NPQ. In: Non-Photochemical Quenching of the Excited State of Chlorophyll. B. Demmig-Adams, W. Adams, G. Garab and Govindjee Eds., pp. 245-257.

160] Ruban, A.V. and Mullineaux, C. W. (2014) NPQ and the dynamics of Photosystem II structure. In: Non-Photochemical Quenching of the Excited State of Chlorophyll. B. Demming-Adams, W. Adams, G. Garab and Govindjee Eds.,pp. 373-386.

159] Dall’Osto, L., Bassi, R., Ruban, A. (2014) Photoprotective mechanisms: carotenoids. In: Advances in Plant Biology, S.M. Theg and F.-A.Wollman Eds., v.5, pp.393-435.

158] Ruban, A.V., Belgio, E. (2014) The relationship between maximum tolerated light intensity and non-photochemial chlorophyll fluorescence quenching: chloroplast gains and losses. Phil. Trans. Royal Society of London B, 369, 20130222.

157] Petrou, K., Belgio, E. and A.V. Ruban (2014) pH sensitivity of chlorophyll fluorescence quenching is determined by the state of LHCII aggregation. Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 105, 1018-1026.

156] Brunet, C., Chandrasekaran, R., Barra, L., Giovagnetti, V., Corato, F., Ruban, A.V. (2014) Spectral radiation dependent photoprotective mechanism in the diatom Pseudo-nitzschia multistriata. PLoS ONE, 9, e87015.

155] Lee, C.-W., Antoniou-Kourounioti, R., Wu, J.C.S., Murchie, E., Maroto-Valer, M., Jensen, O.E, Huang, C.-W., Ruban, A.V. (2014) Photocatalytic conversion of CO2 to hydrocarbons by light-harvesting complex assisted Rh-doped TiO2 photocatalyst. Journal of CO2 utilisation, 5, 33-40.

154] Krüger, T.P.J., Ilioaia, C., Johnson, M.P., Ruban, A.V., van Grondelle, R. (2014) Disentangling the low-energy states of the major light-harvesting complex of plants and their role in photoprotection. Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 1837, 1027-1038.

153] Duffy, C.D.P., Pandit, A.P., Ruban, A.V. (2014) Modelling the NMR Signatures associated with the functional conformational switch in the major light-harvesting antenna of Photosystem II in Higher Plants. PCCP, 16, 5571-5580.


152] Krüger, T.P.J., Ilioaia, C., Johnson, M.P., Belgio, E., Ruban, A.V., and van Grondelle, R. (2013) The specificity of controlled protein disorder in the photoprotection of plants. Biophys. J., 105, 1018-1026.

151] Duffy, C.D.P., Valkunas, L., Ruban, A.V. (2013) Light-harvesting processes in the dynamic photosynthetic antenna. PCCP, 15, 18752-18770.

150] Belgio, E., Duffy, C.D.P., Ruban, A.V. (2013) Switching light harvesting complex II into photoprotective state involves the lumen-facing apoprotein loop. PCCP, 15, 12253-12261.

149] Ruban, A. V., Belgio, E., Duffy, C.D.P., (2013) Design and dynamics of light harvesting antenna of Photosystem II. Photosynthesis. Open questions and what do we know today. S. I. Allakhverdiev, A. B. Rubin and V. A. Shuvalov Eds., pp. 4-40.

148] Duffy, C.D.P., Valkunas, L., Ruban, A.V. (2013) Modeling of electronic coupling between violaxanthin and chlorophylls of light harvesting antenna complexes of higher plants. J. Phys. Chem. B, 117, 7605-7614.

147] Ilioaia, C., Duffy, C.D.P., Ruban, A.V. (2013) Changes in the energy transfer pathways within photosystem II antenna induced by the xanthophyll cycle activity. J. Phys. Chem. B, 117, 5841-5847.

146] Johnson, M. P., Ruban, A.V. (2013) Rethinking the existence of a steady-state component of the proton motive force across plant thylakoid membranes. Photosynth. Res., DOI: 10.1007/s11120-013-9817-2.

145] Duffy, C.D.P., Chmeliov, J., Macernis, M., Sulskus, J., Valkunas, L., Ruban, A.V. (2013) Modeling of fluorescence quenching by lutein in the plant light-harvesting complex LHCII. J. Phys. Chem. B, 117, 10975-10986.


144] Macernis, M., Sulskus, J., Duffy, C.D.P., Ruban, A.V., Valkunas, L. (2012) The electronic spectra of structurally deformed lutein. J. Phys. Chem. A, 116, 9843-9853.

143] Ruban, A.V. (2012) The Photosynthetic Membrane: Molecular Mechanisms and Biophysics of Light Harvesting. Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, ISBN: 978-1-1199-6053-9.

142] Rutkauskas, D., Chmeliov, J., Johnson, M.P., Ruban, A.V., Valkunas, L. (2012) Exciton annihilation as a probe of the light-antenna transition into the photoprotective mode. Chem. Phys., 404, 123-128.

141] Belgio, E., Johnson, M.P., Juric, S., Ruban, A.V. (2012) Higher plant photosystem II light-harvesting antenna, not the reaction center, determines the excited state lifetime -both the maximum and the nonphotochemically quenched. Biophys. J., 102, 2761-2771.

140] Krüger, T.P.J., Ilioaia, C., Johnson, M.P., Ruban, A.V., Papagiannakis, E., Horton, P., van Grondelle, R. (2012) Controlled disorder in plant light harvesting complex II explains its photoprotective role. Biophys. J.,102, 2669-2676.

139] Duffy, D.D.P. and Ruban, A.V. (2012) A theoretical investigation of xanthophyll-protein hydrogen bonding in the photosystem II antenna. J. Phys. Chem. B, 116, 4310-4318.

138] Ruban, A.V., Murchie, M.H. (2012) Assessing the photoprotective effectiveness of non-photochemical chlorophyll fluorescence quenching: a new approach. Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 1817, 977-982.

137] Ruban, A.V., Johnson, M.P., and Duffy, C.D.P. (2012) The photoprotective molecular switch in the Photosystem II antenna. Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 1817, 167-181.  

136] Goral T.K., Johnson, M.P., Duffy, C.D.P., Brain, A.P.R., Ruban, A.V. and Mullineaux, C.W. (2012) Light-harvesting antenna composition controls the macrostructure and dynamics of thylakoid membranes in Arabidopsis. Plant J.,69, 289-301.

135] Johnson, M.P., Zia, A., and Ruban, A.V. (2012) Elevated ΔpH restores rapidly reversible photoprotective energy dissipation in Arabidopsis chloroplasts deficient in lutein and xanthophyll cycle activity. Planta, 235, 193-204.


134] Dartnell, L.R., Storrie-Lombardi, M.C. Mullineaux, C.W., Ruban, A.V., Wright, G., Griffiths, A.D., Muller, J.-P., Ward, J.M. (2011) Degradation of cyanobacterial biosignatures by ionizing radiation. Astrobiol., 11, 997-1016 .

133] Valkunas, L., Chmeliov, J., Trinkunas, G., Duffy, C.D.P., van Grondelle, R., and Ruban, A.V. (2011) Excitation Migration, Quenching and Regulation of Photosynthetic Light Harvesting in Photosystem II. J. Phys. Chem. B, 115, 9252-9260.

132] Ilioaia, C., Johnson, M.P., Liao, P.N., Pascal, A.A., van Grondelle, R., Walla, P.J., Ruban, A.V., and Robert, B. (2011) Photoprotection in plants involves a change in lutein 1 binding domain in the major light-harvesting complex of photosystem II. J. Biol. Chem., 286, 27247-27254.

131] Younan, N.D., Klewpatinond M., Davies, P., Ruban, A.V. Brown, D.R. and Viles, J.H. (2011) Copper(II) induced secondary structure changes and reduced folding stability of the prion protein. J. Mol. Biol., 410, 369-382.

130] Gall, A., Berera, R., Alexandre, M.T.A., Pascal, A.A., Bordes, L., Mendes-Pinto, M.M., Andrianambinintsoa, S., Stoitchkova, K.V., Marin, A., Valkunas, L., Horton, P., Kennis, J.T.M., van Grondelle, R., Ruban, A.V. and Robert, B. (2011) Molecular adaptation of photoprotection: triplet states in light-harvesting proteins. Biophys. J., 101-934-942.

129] van Oort, B., Marechal, A., Ruban, A.V., Robert, B., Pascal, A., de Ruiter, N., van Grondelle, R. and van Amerongen, H. (2011) Crystal packing of light-harvesting complex II determines the intrinsic fluorescence lifetime. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 13, 12614-12622.

128] Johnson, M.P., Brain, A.P.R., and Ruban, A.V. (2011) Changes in thylakoid membrane thickness associated with the reorganization of photosystem II light harvesting complexes during photoprotective energy dissipation. Plant Signaling and Behavior, 6, 1-5 .

127] Johnson M.P., and Ruban A.V. (2011) Restoration of rapidly-reversible photoprotective energy dissipation in the absence of PsbS protein by enhanced ΔpH. J. Biol. Chem., 286, 19973-19981.

126] Johnson, M.P., Goral, T.K., Duffy, C.D.P., Brain, A.P.R., Mullineaux, C.W., and Ruban, A.V. (2011) Photoprotective energy dissipation involves the reorganization of photosystem II light harvesting complexes in the grana membranes of spinach chloroplasts. Plant Cell, 23, 1468-1479.

125] Ruban, A.V., Duffy C.D.P. and Johnson, M.P. (2011) Natural light harvesting: principles and environmental trends. Energy and Environmental Sciences, 4, 1643-1650.

124] Zia A., Johnson M.P. and Ruban, A.V. (2011) Acclimation- and mutation-induced enhancement of PsbS levels affects the kinetics of non-photochemical quenching in Arabidopsis thaliana. Planta. 233, 1253–1264.

123] Stadnichuk, I.N., Bulychev, A.A., Lukashev, E.P., Sinetova, M.P., Khristin, M.S., Johnson, M.P. and Ruban A.V. (2011) Far-red light-regulated efficient energy transfer from phycobilisomes to photosystem I in the red microalga Galdieria sulphuraria and photosystems related heterogeneity of phycobilisome population. Biochim. Biophy. Acta, 1807, 227-235.

122] Ilioaia, C., Johnson, M.P., Duffy, C.D.P, Pascal, A.,van Grondelle, R., Robert, B. and Ruban, A.V. (2011) The origin of absorption changes associated with photoprotective energy dissipation in the absence of zeaxanthin. J. Biol. Chem. 284, 91-98.


121] Duffy, C.D.P., Johnson, M.P., Macernis, M., Valkunas, L., Barford, W. and Ruban, A.V. (2010) A Theoretical Investigation of the Photo-Physical Consequences of Major Plant Light-Harvesting Complex Aggregation within the Photosynthetic Membrane. J. Phys. Chem. B, 114, 15244–15253.

120] Ruban, A.V. and Johnson, M.P. (2010) Xanthophylls as modulators of membrane protein function. Arch. Biochem. Biophys., 504, 78-85.

119] Goral, T.K., Johnson, M.P., Brain, A.P.R., Kirchhoff, H., Ruban, A.V. and Mullineaux, C.W. (2010) Visualising the mobility and distribution of chlorophyll-proteins in higher plant thylakoid membranes: effects of photoinhibition and protein phosphorylation. Plant Journal, 62, 948-959.

118] Johnson, M.P., Zia, A., Horton, P. and Ruban A.V. (2010) Effect of xanthophyll composition on the chlorophyll excited state lifetime in plant leaves and isolated LHCII. Chem. Phys., 373, 23-32.

117] Johnson, M.P. and Ruban, A.V. (2010) Arabidopsis plants lacking PsbS protein possess photoprotective energy dissipation. Plant Journal, 61, 283-289.


116] Damkjær, J.T., Kereïche, S., Johnson, M.P., Kovacs, L. Kiss, A.Z., Boekema, E.J., Ruban, A.V., Horton, P. and Jansson, S. (2009) The Photosystem II light harvesting protein Lhcb3 affects the macrostructure of photosystem II and the rate of state transitions in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell, 21, 3245-3256.

115] Ruban, A.V. (2009) Identification of carotenoids in photosynthetic proteins: xanthophylls of the light harvesting antenna. In: Carotenoids: Physical, Chemical and Biological Functions and Properties. J.T. Landrum ed., CRC Press, Florida International University, USA, 2009.

114] Johnson, M.P. and Ruban A.V. (2009) Photoprotective energy dissipation in higher plants involves alteration of the excited state energy of the emitting chlorophyll(s) in LHCII. J. Biol. Chem., 284, 23592 - 23601.

113] Santabarbara, S., Horton, P. and Ruban, A.V. (2009) Comparison of the thermodynamic landscapes of unfolding and formation of the energy dissipative state in the isolated light harvesting complex II. Biophys J. 97, 1188-1197.

112] Valkunas, L., Trinkunas, G., Chmeliov, J. and Ruban, A.V. (2009) Modeling of exciton quenching in photosystem II. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 11, 7576-7584.

111] Ruban, A.V. (2009) Plants in light. Communicative and Integrative Biology, 2, 50-55 .

110] Ruban, A.V. and Johnson, M.P. (2009) Dynamics of higher plant photosystem cross-section associated with state transitions. Photosynth. Res., 99, 173-183.

109] Johnson, M.P., Pérez-Bueno, M.L., Zia, A., Horton, P. and Ruban, A.V. (2009) The zeaxanthin-independent and zeaxanthin-dependent qE components of non-photochemical quenching involve common conformational changes within the Photosystem II antenna in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Physiol., 149, 1061-1075.


108] Ilioaia, C, Johnson, M.P., Horton, P. and Ruban, A.V. (2008) Induction of efficient energy dissipation in the isolated light harvesting complex of photosystem II in the absence of protein aggregation. J. Biol. Chem., 283, 29505-29512.

107] Duffy, C.D.P., Ruban, A.V. and Barford, W. (2008) Possible Role of Strongly-Coupled Chlorophyll Dimers in Photoprotection of LHCII. J. Phys. Chem. B, 112, 12508-12515.

106] Pérez-Bueno, M.L., Johnson. M.P., Zia, A., Ruban, A.V. and Horton, P. (2008) The Lhcb protein and xanthophyll composition of the light harvesting antenna controls the ΔpH-dependency of nonphotochemical quenching in Arabidopsis thaliana. FEBS Lett., 582, 1477-1482.

105] Horton, P., Johnson, M.P., Pérez-Bueno, M.L., Kiss, A., and Ruban, A.V. (2008) Does the structure and macro-organization of photosystem II in higher plant grana membranes regulate light harvesting states? FEBS Journal, 275, 1069-1079.

104] Johnson, M.P, Davison, P. Ruban, A.V. and Horton, P. (2008) The xanthophyll cycle pool size controls the kinetics of non-photochemical quenching in Arabidopsis thaliana. FEBS Lett., 582, 262–266.

103] Kiss, A., Ruban, A.V. and Horton, P. (2008) The PsbS protein controls the organisation of the photosystem II antenna in higher plant thylakoid membranes. J. Biol. Chem., 283, 3972-3978.


102] Ruban, A.V., Berera, R., Ilioaia,C., van Stokkum, I.H.M., Kennis, J.T.M., Pascal, A. A., van Amerongen, H., Robert, B., Horton, P. and van Grondelle, R. (2007) Identification of a mechanism of photoprotective energy dissipation in higher plants. Nature, 450, 575-578.

101] van Oort, B., van Hoek, A., Ruban, A.V. and van Amerongen, H. (2007) Aggregation of Light-Harvesting Complex II leads to formation of efficient excitation energy traps in monomeric and trimeric complexes. FEBS Lett., 581, 3528-3532.

100] Johnson, M.P., Havaux, M., Triantaphylidès, C., Ksas, B., Pascal, A.A., Robert, B., Davison, P.A., Ruban, A.V., Horton, P. (2007) Elevated zeaxanthin bound to oligomeric LHCII enhances the resistance of Arabidopsis to photo-oxidative stress by a lipidprotective, anti-oxidant mechanism J. Biol. Chem., 282, 31, 22605-22618.

99] van Oort, B., van Hoek, A., Ruban, A.V., van Amerongen, H. (2007) The equilibrium between quenched and non-quenched conformations of the major plant light-harvesting complex studied with high-pressure time-resolved fluorescence. J. Phys. Chem. B, 111, 7631 -7637.

98] Rehman, S., Movasaghi, Z., Tucker, A.T., Joel, S.P., Darr, J.A., Ruban, A.V. and Rehman, I.U. (2007) Raman Spectroscopic Analysis of Breast Cancer Tissues; Identifying Differences Between Normal Breast, Invasive Ductal Carcinoma and Ductal Carcinoma In Situ of the Breast. J. Raman Spectroscopy, 38, 1345-1351.


97] Kovács, L., Damkjær, J., Kereïche , S., Ilioaia, C., Ruban, A.V ., Boekema, E.J., Jansson, S. and Horton, P. (2006) The light harvesting complex CP24 is a determinant of the structure and function of the grana membranes of higher plant chloroplasts. Plant Cell, 18, 3106–3120.

96] Crouchman, S. Ruban, A.V. and Horton, P. (2006) PsbS enhances nonphotochemical fluorescence quenching in the absence of zeaxanthin. FEBS Lett., 580, 2053–2058

95] Ruban, A.V., Solovieva, S., Lee, P.J., Ilioaia, C., Wentworth, M., Ganeteg, U., Klimmek, F., Chow , W.C., Anderson, J.M., Jansson, S. and Horton, P. (2006) Plasticity in the composition of the light harvesting antenna of higher plants preserves structural integrity and biological function. J. Biol. Chem., 281, 14981-14990.


94] Guglielmi, G., Lavaud, J., Rousseau, B., Etienne, A.-L., Houmard, J. and Ruban, A.V. (2005) The light-harvesting antenna of the diatom Phaeodactylum tricornutum: Evidence for a diadinoxanthin binding sub-complex. FEBS Journal, 272, 4339-4348.

93] Horton, P., Wentworth, M. and Ruban, A. (2005) Control of the light harvesting function of chloroplast membranes: the LHCII-aggregation model for non-photochemical quenching II. FEBS Lett., 579, 4201-4206.

92] Pascal, A.A., Liu, Z., Broess, K., van Oort, B., van Amerongen, H., Wang, C. Horton, P., Robert, B., Chang, W. and Ruban, A. (2005) Molecular basis of photoprotection and control of photosynthetic light-harvesting. Nature, 436, 134-137.


91] Horton, P. and Ruban, A. (2004) Molecular design of the photosystem II light harvesting antenna: photosynthesis and photoprotection (review). J. Exp. Botany, 56, 365-373.

90] Horton, P., and Ruban, A. V. (2004). Photosystem II Light Harvesting System: Dynamic Behavior. In Encyclopedia of Biological Science, Vol. III (W. J. Lennarz and M. D. Lane, eds.). Academic Press, p.357-362.

89] Ruban, A.V ., Lavaud, J., Rousseau, B., Guglielmi, G., Horton, P. and Etienne, A.-L. (2004) The super-excess energy dissipation in diatom algae: comparative analysis with higher plants. Photosynth. Res., 82, 165-175.

88] Robert, B., Horton, P., Pascal, A. and Ruban, A.V. (2004) Insights into the molecular dynamics of plant light-harvesting proteins in vivo ( review). Trends in Plant Science, 9, 385-390.

87] Romano, P.G.N., Edvardsson, A., Ruban, A.V., Andersson, B., Vener, A.V., Gray, J.E. and Horton, P. (2004) Arabidopsis AtCYP20-2 Is a Light-Regulated Cyclophilin-Type Peptidyl-Prolyl cis-trans Isomerase Associated with the Photosynthetic Membranes. Plant Physiol., 134, 1244-1247.

86 ] Wentworth, M., Ruban, A.V. and Horton, P. (2004) The functional significance of the monomeric and trimeric states of the photosystem II light harvesting complexes. Biochemistry, 43, 501-509.

85] Snyder, A.M., Clark, B.M., Robert, B., Ruban, A.V. and Bungard, R.A. (2004) Carotenoid Specificity of Light -Harvesting Complex II Binding Sites: Occurrence of 9-cis Violaxanthin in the Neoxanthin-Binding Site in the Parasitic Angiosperm Cuscuta reflexa. J. Biol. Chem., 279: 5162 – 5168.


84] Andersson, J., Wentworth, M., Walters, R.G, Howard, C., Ruban, A.V , Horton, P. and Jansson, S. (2003) Absence of Lhcb1 and Lhcb2 proteins of the light-harvesting complex of photosystem II- effects on photosynthesis, grana stacking and fitness. Plant J., 35: 350-361.

83] Palacios, M.A., Frese, R.N., Gradinaru, C.G., Premvardhan, L., Horton, P., Ruban, A.V., van Grondelle, R. and van Amerongen, H. (2003) Stark effect spectroscopy of the different oligomerisation states of light-harvesting complex II. Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 1605: 83– 95.

82] Pu Qian, Addlesee, H.A., Ruban, A.V., Wang, P., Bullough, P.A. and Hunter, N. (2003) A reaction center – light harvesting 1 complex from a Rhodospirillum rubrum mutant with altered estherifying pigments: characterization by optical spectroscopy and cryo-electron microscopy. J. Biol. Chem., 278: 23678 - 23685 .

81] Wentworth, M., Ruban A.V. and Horton, P. (2003) Thermodynamic Investigation into the Mechanism of the Chlorophyll Fluorescence Quenching in Isolated Photosystem II Light Harvesting Complexes. J. Biol. Chem., 278: 21845 - 21850.

80] Ruban, A.V , Wentworth, M., Yakushevska, A.E., Keegstra, W., Lee, P.J., Dekker, J.P., Jansson, S., Boekema, E. and Horton, P. (2003) Plants lacking the main light harvesting complex retain photosystem II macro-organisation. Nature, 421, 648-652.

79] Heyes, D.J., Ruban, A.V, and Hunter, C.N. (2003) Protochlorophyllide oxidoreductase: spectroscopic characterization of the ‘dark’ reactions. Biochemistry, 42 , 523-528 .

78] Yakushevska, A.E., Keegstra, W., Boekema, E.J., Dekker, J.P., Jansson, S., Horton, P. and Ruban, A.V. (2003) The structure of photosystem II in Arabidopsis: localization of the CP26 and CP29 antenna complexes. Biochemistry, 42 , 608-613.


77] Doan, J.-M., Schoefs, B., Ruban, A.V and Etienne, A.-L. (2002) Changes in the LHCI aggregation state during iron-repletion in the unicellular red alga Rhodella violacea. FEBS Lett., 533, 59-62.

76] Garab, G., Cseh, Z., Kovács, L., Rajagopal, S.,V árkon yi, S., Wentworth, M., Mustárdy, L., D ér, A., Ruban, A.V , Papp, E., Holzenburg, A. and Horton, P. (2002) Light-induced trimer to monomer transition in the main light harvesting antenna complex of plants. Biochemistry, 41, 15121-15129.

75] Aspinall-O’Dea, M., Wentworth, M., Pascal, A., Robert, B., Ruban, A.V and Horton, P. (2002) In vitro reconstitution of the activated zeaxanthin state associated with energy dissipation in plants. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 99: 16331-16335.

74] Ruban, A.V , Pascal, A.A., Lee, P.J., Robert, B. and Horton, P. (2002) Molecular Configuration of Xanthophyll Cycle Carotenoids in Photosystem II Antenna Complexes. J. Biol. Chem., 277, 42937-42942.

73] Heyes, D., Ruban, A.V , Wilks, H.M. and Hunter, C.N. (2002) Solid state enzymology: the kinetics and thermodynamics of the photochemistry catalysed by protochlorophyllide oxidoreductase below 200K. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 99, 11145-11150.

72] Ruban, A.V, Pascal, A.A., Robert, B. and Horton, P. (2002) Activation of zeaxanthin is an obligatory event in the regulation of photosynthetic light harvesting. J. Biol. Chem., 277, 7785-7789.


71] Yakushevska, A.E., Ruban, A.V., Jensen, P.E., van Roon, H., Niyogi, K. Horton, P. and Boekema, E.J. (2001) Supermolecular organization of photosystem II and its associated light-harvesting antenna in the wild-type and npq4 mutant of Arabidopsis thaliana. Proceedings of the 12th International Congress on Photosynthesis, CSIRO Publishing, S5-006, 4 p.

70] Horton, P., Aspinall-O’Dea, M., Davison, P., Lee, P., Walters, R., Wentworth, M. and Ruban, A. (2001) Dynamic behaviour of the light harvesting antenna of photosystem II. Proceedings of the 12th International Congress on Photosynthesis, CSIRO Publishing, PL-003, 10 p.

69] Horton, P., Murchie, E.H., Ruban, A.V. and Walters, R.G. (2001) Increasing rice photosynthesis by manipulation of the acclimation and adaptation to light. Rice biotechnology: improving yield, stress tolerance and grain quality (review). Novartis Foundation Symposium, 236, 117-134.

68] Ruban A.V. , Pascal, A.A., Robert, B. and Horton, P. (2001) Configuration and dynamics of carotenoids in light-harvesting antennae of the thylakoid membrane. J. Biol. Chem., 276, 24862-24870.

67] Zubko, M.K., Zubko E., Ruban A.V., Adler, K., Mock, H.-P., Misera, S., Gleba, Y.Y., and Grimm, B. (2001) Extensive developmental and metabolic alterations in cybrids Nicotiana tabacum (+Hyoscyamus niger) are caused by complex nucleo-cytoplasmic incompatibility. Plant J., 25, 627-639.

66] Wentworth, M., Ruban A.V. and Horton, P. (2001) Kinetic analysis of non-photochemical quenching of chlorophyll fluorescence. II. Isolated light harvesting complexes. Biochemistry, 40, 9902-9908.

65] Ruban A.V., Wentworth, M. and Horton, P. (2001) Kinetic analysis of non-photochemical quenching of chlorophyll fluorescence. I. Isolated chloroplasts. Biochemistry, 40, 9896-9901.


64] Ruban, A.V . (2000) Control of light harvesting in the photosynthetic membrane of plants ( review). Ukr. Botan. J., 57, 368-379.

63] Horton, P., Ruban, A.V . and Wentworth, M. (2000) Allosteric regulation of the light harvesting system of photosystem II ( review). Philosophical Transactions of The Royal Society London B , 355, 1361-1370.

62] Ruban A.V., Pascal, A. and Robert, B. (2000) Xanthophylls of the major photosynthetic light-harvesting complex of plants: identification, conformation and dynamics. FEBS Lett., 477, 181-185.

61] Wentworth, M., Ruban A.V. and Horton, P. (2000) Chlorophyll fluorescence quenching in isolated light-harvesting complexes induced by zeaxanthin. FEBS Lett., 471, 71-74.


60] Horton, P. Ruban, A.V . and Young, A.J. (1999) Regulation of the structure and function of the light harvesting complexes of photosystem II by the xanthophyll cycle. In: The Photochemistry of Carotenoids: Applications in Biology. Advances in Photosynthesis Series, eds. H.A. Frank, A.J. Young and R.J. Cogdell, Kluwer Acad. Publ., Dordrecht, The Netherlands (monograph), 271-291.

59] Ruban A.V., Lee, P.J. Wentworth, M., Andrew J. Young and Horton, P. (1999) Determination of the stoichiometry and strength of binding of different xanthophylls to the photosystem II light harvesting complexes. J Biol Chem., 274, 10458-10465.

58] Bungard, R.A., Ruban A.V., Hibberd, J.M., Press, M.C., Scholes, J.D. and Horton, P. (1999) Novel carotenoid composition and a new type of xanthophyll cycle in plants. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci USA, 96, 1135-1139.

57] Ruban A.V. and Horton, P. (1999) The xanthophyll cycle modulates the kinetics of nonphotochemical energy dissipation in isolated light harvesting complexes, intact chloroplasts and leaves. Plant Physiol., 119, 531-542.

56] Zolotareva, E.K., Podorvanov, V.V., Tereshchenko, A.F., Ruban A.V. and Horton, P. (1999) Energy-dependent tritium incorporation into LHCII proteins of chloroplasts. Dokl. Ac. Sci. Ukr. SSR, S.B., 11, 152-156.


55] Connelly J.P., Ruban A.V.,Horton, P. (1998). Pressure induced fluorescence quenching in plant light harvesting complex II. In: N. S. Isaacs ed, High Pressure Food Science, Bioscience and Chemistry, pp 417-422. The Royal Society of Chemistry, Cambridge, UK.

54] Zolotareva, E.K., Ruban, A.V ., Sivash, A.V., Tereshchenko, A.F. (1998) Energy transduction in the photosynthetic membranes ( monograph).Eds. E.K. Zolotareva & A.V. Ruban, Dep. v GNTB of Ukraine, 9.03.98 N121, Kiev.

53] Ruban A.V., Phillip, D., Young, A.J. and Horton, P. (1998) Excited state level does not determine the differential effect of violaxanthin and zeaxanthin on chlorophyll fluorescence quenching in the isolated light harvesting complex of photosystem II. Photochem. Photobiol., 68, 829-834.

52] Ruban A.V., Pesaresi, P., Wacker, U., Irrgang, K.-D.J., Bassi, R. and Horton, P. (1998) The relationship between the binding of dicyclohexylcarbodiimide and pH-dependent quenching of chlorophyll fluorescence in the light harvesting proteins of photosystem II. Biochemistry, 37, 11586-11591.


51] Young, A.J., Phillip, D., Ruban, A.V., Horton, P. and Frank, H.A. (1997) The xanthophyll cycle and carotenoid-mediated dissipation of excess excitation energy in photosynthesis ( review). Pure and Appl. Chem. , 69, 2125-2130.

50] Färber, A., Young, A.J., Ruban A.V., Horton, P. and Jahns, P. (1997) Dynamics of xanthophyll cycle activity in different antenna subcomplexes in the photosynthetic membranes of higher plants. Plant Physiol, 115, 1609-1618.

49] Ruban A.V., Phillip, D., Young, A. and Horton, P. (1997) Carotenoid-dependent oligomerisation of the major chlorophyll a/b light harvesting complex of photosystem II of plants. Biochemistry, 36, 7855-7859.

48] Ruban A.V., Calkoen, F., Kwa, S.L.S., van Grondelle, R., Horton, P. and Dekker, J.P. (1997) Characterisation of the aggregated state of the light harvesting complex of photosystem II by linear and circular dichroism spectroscopy. Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 1321, 61-70.

47] Connelly, J.P., Müller, M.G., Gatzen, G., Mullineaux, C.W., Ruban A.V., Horton, P. and Holzwarth, A.R. (1997) Ultrafast spectroscopy of trimeric light harvesting complex II from higher plants. J. Phys. Chem., B, 101, 1902-1909.


46] Horton, P., Ruban, A.V . and Walters, R.G. (1996) Regulation of light harvesting in green plants (review) .Annu. Rev. Plant Physiol. Plant Mol. Biol., 47, 655-684.

45] Walters, R.G., Ruban A.V. and Horton, P. (1996) Identification of proton-active residues in a higher plant light-harvesting complex. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci USA, 93, 14204-14209.

44] Ruban A.V., Young, A.J. and Horton, P. (1996) Dynamic properties of the minor chlorophyll a/b binding proteins of photosystem II - an in vitro model for photoprotective energy dissipation in the photosynthetic membrane of green plants. Biochemistry, 35, 674-678.

43] Phillip, D., Ruban A.V., Horton, P., Asato, A. and Young, A.J. (1996) Quenching of chlorophyll fluorescence in the major light-harvesting complex of Photosystem II: a systematic study of the effect of carotenoid structure. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci USA, 93, 1492-1497.


42] Ruban, A.V . and Horton, P. (1995) Regulation of nonphotochemical quenching of chlorophyll fluorescence in plants (review). Australian J. Plant Physiology, 22, 221-230.

41 ] Ruban A.V. and Horton, P. (1995) An investigation of the sustained component of nonphotochemical quenching of chlorophyll fluorescence in isolated chloroplasts and leaves of spinach. Plant Physiology, 108, 721-726.

40 ] Ruban A.V., Robert, B. and Horton, P. (1995) Resonance Raman spectroscopy of photosystem II light-harvesting complex of green plants. A comparison of trimeric and aggregated states. Biochemistry, 34, 2333-2337.

39 ] Ruban A.V., van Grondelle, R., Horton, P. and Dekker, J.P. (1995) Temperature dependence of chlorophyll fluorescence from the light harvesting complex II of higher plants. Photochem. Photobiol. 61, 216-221.

38 ] Walters, R.G., Ruban A.V. and Horton, P. (1995) Higher plant light-harvesting complexes LHCIIa and LHCIIC are bound by dicyclohexylcarbodiimide during inhibition of energy dissipation. Eur. J. Biochem, 226, 1063-1069.


37] Horton P. and Ruban, A.V (1994) The role of LHCII in energy quenching. In: Photoinhibition of photosynthesis - from molecular mechanisms to the field ( monograph). Eds N.R.Baker &J.R. Bowyer, Bios Sciantific Publishers, Oxford, pp. 111-128.

36] Horton, P., Ruban, A.V. and Walters, R.G. (1994) Regulation of light harvesting in green plants (review). Plant Physiology., 106, 415-420.

35] Ruban A.V. , Young, A. and Horton, P. (1994) Modulation of chlorophyll fluorescence quenching in isolated light harvesting complex of photosystem II. Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 1196, N1, 123-127.

34] Ruban A.V., Young, A., Pascal A. and Horton, P. (1994) The effects of illumination on the xanthophyll composition of the photosystem II light harvesting complexes of spinach thylakoid membranes. Plant Physiology, 104, N1, pp. 227-234.

33] Ruban A.V. and Horton, P. (1994) Spectroscopy of non-photochemical and photochemical quenching of chlorophyll fluorescence in leaves; evidence for a role of the light harvesting complex of photosystem II in the regulation of energy dissipation. Photosynth. Res., 40, N1, 181-190.

32] Mullineaux, C.W., Ruban A.V. and Horton, P. (1994) Prompt heat release associated with D pH-dependent quenching in spinach thylakoid membranes. Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 1185, N1, 119-123.


31] Noctor, G., Ruban A.V. and Horton, P. (1993) Interactions between the effects of potentiators and antagonists of Delta pH-dependent thermal dissipation of excitation energy in spinach thylakoids. Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 1183, N2, pp. 339-344.

30] Ruban A.V., Horton, P. and Young, A.J. (1993) Aggregation of higher plant xanthophylls: differences in absorption spectra and in the dependency on solvent polarity. J Photochem. Photobiol., 21, NN2-3, pp. 229-234.

29] Ruban A.V., Young A. and Horton P. (1993) Induction of nonphotochemical energy dissipation and absorbance changes in leaves; evidence for changes in the state of the light harvesting system of photosystem II in vivo. Plant Physiology 102, N3, pp. 741-750.

28] Horton P. and Ruban A.V. (1993) Delta pH-dependent quenching of the F 0 level of chlorophyll fluorescence in spinach leaves. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1142, N1, pp. 203-206.


27] Horton P. and Ruban, A.V (1992) Regulation of photosystem II ( review). Photosynth. Res.34, N4, pp. 375-385.

26] Ruban A.V., Walters R.G. and Horton P. (1992) The molecular mechanism of the control of excitation energy dissipation in the chloroplast membranes; inhibition of Delta pH-dependent quenching of chlorophyll fluorescence by dicyclohexylcarbodiimide. FEBS Lett. 309, N2, pp. 175-179.

25] Ruban A.V., Rees D., Pascal A. and Horton P. (1992) Mechanism of Delta pH-dependent dissipation of absorbed excitation energy by photosynthetic membranes. II Relationships between LHCII aggregation in vitro and qE in isolated thylakoids. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1102, N1, pp. 39-44.

24] Ruban A.V. and Horton P. (1992) Mechanism of Delta pH-dependent dissipation of absorbed excitation energy by photosynthetic membranes. I. Spectroscopic analysis of isolated light harvesting complexes. Biochim. Biophys. Acta1102, N1, pp. 30-38.

23] Rees D., Noctor G.D., Ruban A.V., Crofts J., Young A., Horton P. (1992) pH dependent chlorophyll fluorescence quenching in spinach thylakoids from light treated or dark adapted leaves. Photosynth. Res. 31, N1, pp. 11-19.


22] Horton P., Ruban A.V., Rees D., A. Pascal, G.D. Noctor and A. Young (1991) Control of the light-harvesting function of chloroplast membranes by the proton concentration in the thylakoid lumen: aggregation states of the LHCII complex and the role of zeaxanthin. FEBS Lett. 292, N1-2, pp. 1-4.

21 ] Ruban A.V., Trach V.V. (1991) Heat-induced reversible changes in photosystem 1 absorbtion cross-section of pea chloroplasts and sub-chloroplast preparations. Evidence from excitation fluorescence spectra. Photosynth. Res. 29, N3, pp. 157-169.

20 ] Ruban A.V., Rees D., Noctor G.D., Young A., Horton P. (1991) Long wavelength chlorophyll species are accociated with amplification of high-energy-state excitation quenching in higher plants. Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 1059, N3, pp. 355-360.

19 ] Ruban A.V. (1991) The use of excitation fluorescence spectroscopy in the study of short-term chloroplast membrane reorganisation. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1058, pp.411-415.

18 ] Ruban A.V., Fedorenko Yu.P. (1991) The energy redistribution between photosystems induced by chloroplast protein phosphorylation. Sov. Plant Physiol. (USSR) 38, N2, pp.158-163.

17] Volovik O.I., Ruban A.V., Kochubey, S.M. (1991) Migration of PS2 complexes along the thylakoid membrane under phosphorylation of thylakoid membrane proteins. Dokl Akad Nauk USSR, 319, 3, 763-767.


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