Dengler lab publications:


Kang J. and N. Dengler. 2002. Cell cycling frequency and expression of the homeobox

             gene ATHB-8 during leaf vein development in Arabidopsis. Planta (in press).


Jesson L.K., Kang J., Wagner S.L., Barrett S.C.H., and N.G. Dengler. 2002 The

            development of enantiostyly. Amer. J. Bot. (in press)


Dengler N.G. 2002. An integral part of botany. (Review of Integrative plant anatomy by

            W.C. Dickison). Amer. J. Bot. 89: 369-374.


Dengler N.G. and J. Kang. 2001. Vascular patterning and leaf shape. Curr. Op. Plant

            Biology. 4: 50-56.


Soros C.L. and N.G. Dengler. 2001. Ontogenetic derivation and cell differentiation in

            photosynthetic tissues of C3 and C4 species of the Cyperaceae. Amer. J. Bot. 88:



Gerrath JL, Posluszny U, and N.G. Dengler. 2001. Primary vascular patterns in the

            Vitaceae. Int. J. Plant Sci. 162: 729-745.


Dengler N.G. and H. Tsukaya. 2001. Leaf morphogenesis in dicotyledons -- current issues.

            Int. J. Plant Sci. 162: 729-745.


Dengler N.G. 2001. Regulation of vascular development. J. Plant Growth Reg. 20:1-13.


Sud, R. and N.G. Dengler 2000. Cell lineage of vein formation in variegated leaves of the C4 grass, Stenotaphrum secundatum. Ann. Bot. 86: 99-112..


Dengler N.G. and W.C. Taylor. 2000. Developmental aspects of C4 photosynthesis. In: Leegood R.C., Sharkey T.D. and S. von Caemmerer (eds) Photosynthesis: Physiology and Metabolism. Kluwer Academic Publishers. pp.471-495.


Dengler N.G. and T Nelson. 1999. Leaf structure and development in C4 plants. In: Sage R. and R. Monson (eds.) C4 Plant Biology. Academic Press. pp. 133-172.


Donnelly, P.M., Bonetta, D., Tsukaya, H. Dengler R.E. and N.G. Dengler. 1999. Cell cycling and cell enlargement in developing leaves of Arabidopsis. Devel. Biol. 215: 407-419.


Shu, G., Pontieri, V., Dengler, N.G. and L.J. Mets. 1999. Light induction of cell type differentiation and cell-type-specific gene expression in cotyledons of a C4 plant, Flaveria trinervia. Plant Physiol. 121: 731-741.


Dengler, N.G. 1999. Anisophylly and dorsiventral shoot symmetry. Int. J. Plant Sci. 160: S67-80.


Soros, C.L. and N.G. Dengler. 1998. Quantitative leaf anatomy of C3 and C4 Cyperaceae and comparisons with the Poaceae. Int. J. Plant Sci. 159: 480-491.


Kampny, C.M. and N.G. Dengler. 1997. Evolution of corolla shape in Veroniceae (Scrophulariaceae).  Plant Syst. Evol. 205: 1-25.


Nelson, T. and N.G. Dengler. 1997. Leaf vascular pattern formation. Plant Cell 9: 1121-1135.


Dengler, N.G., M.A. Woodvine, P.M. Donnelly and R.E. Dengler.  1997.  Formation of vascular pattern in developing leaves of the C4 grass Arundinella hirta.  Int. J. Plant Sci. 158: 1-12.


Bruni, N.C., J.P. Young and N.G. Dengler. 1996. Leaf developmental plasticity in Ranunculus flabellaris in response to aerial and aquatic environments.  Can. J. Bot. 74: 823-837.


Dengler, N.G., P.M. Donnelly and R.E. Dengler. 1996. Differentiation of bundle sheath, mesophyll, and distinctive cells in the C4 grass Arundinella hirta (Poaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 83: 1391-1405.


Soros, C.L. and N.G. Dengler.  1996.  Leaf morphogenesis and growth in Cyperus eragrostis (Cyperaceae).  Can. J. Bot. 74: 1753-1765.


Young, J.P., T.A. Dickinson and N.G. Dengler. 1995. A morphometric analysis of heterophyllous leaf development in Ranunculus flabellaris.  Int. J. Plant Science 156: 590-602.


McLellan, T. and N.G. Dengler.  1995.  Pattern and form in repeated elements in the development of simple leaves of Begonia dregei.  Int. J. Plant Science 156: 581-589.


Ramesar-Fortner, N.S., S.G. Aiken and N.G. Dengler.  1995.  Phenotypic plasticity in leaves of four species of arctic Festuca (Poaceae).  Can. J. Bot. 73: 1810-1823.


Dengler, N.G., R.E. Dengler, P.M. Donnelly and M.F. Filosa.  1995.  Expression of the C4 pattern of photosynthetic enzyme accumulation during leaf development in the C4 dicot, Atriplex rosea.  Amer. J. Bot. 82: 318-328.


Kampny, C.M., T.A. Dickinson and N.G. Dengler.  1994.  Quantitative floral development in Pseudolysimachion (Scrophulariaceae):  intraspecific variation and comparison with Veronica and Veronicastrum.  Amer. J. Bot. 81: 1343-1353.


Dengler, N.G., R.E. Dengler, P.M. Donnelly and P.W. Hattersley.  1994.  Quantitative anatomy of leaf blades of grasses (Poaceae):  correlations with C3 and C4 photosynthetic types.  Ann. Bot. 73: 241-255.


Liu, Y. and N.G. Dengler.  1994.  Bundle sheath and mesophyll cell differentiation in the C4 dicotyledon, Atriplex rosea, quantitative architecture.  Can. J. Bot. 72: 644-657.


Keith, K., M. Kraml, N.G. Dengler and P. McCourt.  1994.  Fus3 a heterochronic mutant affecting late embryo development in Arabidopsis.  Plant Cell 6: 589-600.


Kampny, C.K., T.A. Dickinson and N.G. Dengler. 1993. Quantitative comparison of floral development in Veronica chamaedrys and Veronicastrum virginicum (Scrophulariaceae).  Amer. J. Bot. 80: 449-460.


Nelson, T. and N.G. Dengler.  1992.  Photosynthetic differentiation in C4 plants.  Int. J. Plant Sci. 153: S93-S105.


Hudson, G.S., R.E. Dengler, P.W. Hattersley and N.G. Dengler.  1992.  Cell-specific expression of rubisco small subunit and rubisco activase genes in C3 and C4 species of Atriplex.  Aust. J. Plant Physiol. 19: 89-96.


Dengler, N.G.  1992.  Patterns of leaf development in anisophyllous shoots. Can. J. Bot. 70: 676-691.


Liu, Y. and N.G. Dengler. 1992. Development of open and closed leaf sheaths in Festuca trachyphylla and F. rubra.  Can. J. Bot. 70: 1417-1428.


Dengler R.E., and N.G. Dengler. 1990. Leaf vascular architecture in the atypical C4 NADP-malic enzyme grass Arundinella hirta. Can. J. Bot. 68: 1208-1221.


Dengler N.G., C.E. Ritland and P.M. Donnelly. 1989. Leaf development and vascular architecture in isophyllous and anisophyllous shoots of Anisophyllea disticha. Amer. J. Bot. 76: 1326-1343.


Young J.P. and N.G. Dengler 1989. The effect of GA3 and ABA on heterophylly in Ranunculus flabellaris. Life Sci. Adv. - Plant Physiol. 1989: 27-33.


Dengler N.G. and A.A. Sanchez-Burgos. 1988. Effect of light level on the expression of anisophylly in Paradrymonia ciliosa (Gesneriaceae). Bot. Gaz. 149: 158-165.


Sanchez-Burgos, A.A. and N.G. Dengler. 1988 Comparison of leaf development in isophyllous and anisophyllous species of Pentadenia (Gesneriaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 75:


Morgan M.T. and N.G. Dengler. 1988. Vascular architecture in isophyllous and anisophyllous species of Pentadenia (Gesneriaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 75: 1485-1494.


Eastman A.E.,N.G. Dengler and C.A. Peterson. 1988. Suberized bundle sheaths in grasses (Poaceae) of different photosynthetic types. I. Anatomy, ultrastructure and histochemistry. Protoplasma 142: 92-111.


Eastman A.E., C.A. Peterson and N.G. Dengler. 1988. Suberized bundles sheaths in grasses (Poaceae) of different photosynthetic types. II. Apoplastic permeability. Protoplasma 142: 1112-126.


Dengler N.G. and P.A. Donnelly. 1987. Comparison of shoot vascular organizaiton in isophyllous (Pilea cadieri) and anisophyllous (Pellionia daveauana) species of the Urticaeae. Bot. Gaz. 148: 188-192.


Chandorkar K.R. and N.G. Dengler. 1987. Effect of low level continuous gamma radiation on vascular cambium activity in Scotch pine, Pinus sylvestris L. Env. Exp. Bot. 27: 165-175.


Young, J.BN., N.G. Dengler and R.F. Horton. 1987. Heterophylly in Ranunculus flabellaris: the effect of abscisic acid on leaf anatomy. Ann. Bot. 60: 117-125.


Dengler N.G., R.E. Dengler and P.W. Hattersley. 1986. Comparative bundle sheath and meosphyll differentiation in the leaves of the C4 grasses Panicum effusum and P. bulbosum. Amer. J. Bot. 73: 1431-1442.


Dengler N.G., R.E. Dengler and P.W. Hattersley. 1985. Different ontogenetic origins of PCR (Kranz) sheaths in leaf blades of C4 grasses (Poaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 72: 284-302.


Mueller P.A. and N.G. Dengler. 1984. Leaf development in the aniosphyllous shoots of Pellionia daveauana (Urticaceae). Can. J. Bot. 62: 1150-1170.


Adams C.M., N.G. Dengler and T.C. Hutchinson. 1984. Acid rain effects on foliar histology of Artemesia tilesii. Can. J. Bot. 62: 463-474.


Dengler N.G. 1984. Comparison of leaf devleopment in normal (+/+), entire (e.e) and lanceolate (La/+) plants of tomato, Lycopersicon esculentum "Ailsa Craig"> Bot. Gaz. 145: 66-77.


Dengler N.G. and R.E. Dengler. 1984. Formation of plications in the pinate leaves of Chrysalidocarpus lutescens and the palmate leaves of Rhapis excelsa. Principes 28: 31-48.


Dengler, N.G. 1983. The developmental basis of aniosphylly in Selaginella martensii. I. Initiaiton and morphology of growth. Amer. J. Bot. 70: 181-192.


Dengler, N.G. 1983. The developmental basis of anisophylly in Selaginella martensii II. Histogenesis. Amer. J. Bot. 70: 193-206.


Kaplan, D.R., N.G. Dengler and R.E. Dengler. 1982. The mechanisms of plication inception in palm leaves: problem and developmental morphology. Can. J. Bot. 60: 2939-2975.


Dengler N.G., R.E. Dengler and D.R. Kaplan. 1982. Then mechanism of plication inception in palm leaves: histogenetic observations on the pinnate leaf of Chrysalidocarpus lutescens. Can. J. Bot. 60: 2976-2998.


Kaplan D.R., N.G. Dengler and R.E. Dengler. 1982. The mechanisms of plication inception in palm leaves: histogenetic observations on the palmate leave of Rhapis excelsa. Can. J. Bot. 60: 2999-3016.