Dr Kamel Chibani

Senior Research Officer
School of Life Sciences
Dr Kamel Chibani



  • PhD AgroParisTech University (National institute of Agriculture -Paris-Grignon),


Journal articles (24)


Chibani, K., Pucker, B., Dietz, K. and Cavanagh, A., (2021). Genome‐wide analysis and transcriptional regulation of the typical and atypical thioredoxins in Arabidopsis thaliana. FEBS Letters. 595 (21), 2715-2730

Maynard, D., Viehhauser, A., Knieper, M., Dreyer, A., Manea, G., Telman, W., Butter, F., Chibani, K., Scheibe, R. and Dietz, K-J., (2021). The In Vitro Interaction of 12-Oxophytodienoic Acid and Related Conjugated Carbonyl Compounds with Thiol Antioxidants. Biomolecules. 11 (3), 457-457

Maynard, D., Chibani, K., Schmidtpott, S., Seidel, T., Spross, J., Viehhauser, A. and Dietz, K-J., (2021). Biochemical Characterization of 13-Lipoxygenases of Arabidopsis thaliana. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 22 (19), 10237-10237

Dreyer, A., Schackmann, A., Kriznik, A., Chibani, K., Wesemann, C., Vogelsang, L., Beyer, A. and Dietz, K-J., (2020). Thiol Redox Regulation of Plant β-Carbonic Anhydrase. Biomolecules. 10 (8), 1125-1125

Gerken, M., Kakorin, S., Chibani, K. and Dietz, K-J., (2020). Computational simulation of the reactive oxygen species and redox network in the regulation of chloroplast metabolism. PLOS Computational Biology. 16 (1), e1007102-e1007102

Laxa, M., Liebthal, M., Telman, W., Chibani, K. and Dietz, K-J., (2019). The Role of the Plant Antioxidant System in Drought Tolerance. Antioxidants. 8 (4), 94-94

Chibani, K., Saul, F., Didierjean, C., Rouhier, N. and Haouz, A., (2018). Structural snapshots along the reaction mechanism of the atypical poplar thioredoxin-like2.1. FEBS Letters. 592 (6), 1030-1041

Vaseghi, M-J., Chibani, K., Telman, W., Liebthal, MF., Gerken, M., Schnitzer, H., Mueller, SM. and Dietz, K-J., (2018). The chloroplast 2-cysteine peroxiredoxin functions as thioredoxin oxidase in redox regulation of chloroplast metabolism. eLife. 7, e38194-

Cardi, M., Zaffagnini, M., De Lillo, A., Castiglia, D., Chibani, K., Gualberto, JM., Rouhier, N., Jacquot, J-P. and Esposito, S., (2016). Plastidic P2 glucose-6P dehydrogenase from poplar is modulated by thioredoxin m-type: Distinct roles of cysteine residues in redox regulation and NADPH inhibition. Plant Science. 252, 257-266

Thuillier, A., Chibani, K., Belli, G., Herrero, E., Dumarçay, S., Gérardin, P., Kohler, A., Deroy, A., Dhalleine, T., Bchini, R., Jacquot, J-P., Gelhaye, E. and Morel-Rouhier, M., (2014). Transcriptomic Responses of Phanerochaete chrysosporium to Oak Acetonic Extracts: Focus on a New Glutathione Transferase. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 80 (20), 6316-6327

Benyamina, SM., Baldacci-Cresp, F., Couturier, J., Chibani, K., Hopkins, J., Bekki, A., de Lajudie, P., Rouhier, N., Jacquot, J-P., Alloing, G., Puppo, A. and Frendo, P., (2013). TwoSinorhizobium melilotiglutaredoxins regulate iron metabolism and symbiotic bacteroid differentiation. Environmental Microbiology. 15 (3), 795-810

Morel, M., Meux, E., Mathieu, Y., Thuillier, A., Chibani, K., Harvengt, L., Jacquot, J-P. and Gelhaye, E., (2013). Xenomic networks variability and adaptation traits in wood decaying fungi. Microbial Biotechnology. 6 (3), 248-263

Cardi, M., Chibani, K., Castiglia, D., Cafasso, D., Pizzo, E., Rouhier, N., Jacquot, J-P. and Esposito, S., (2013). Overexpression, purification and enzymatic characterization of a recombinant plastidial glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase from barley (Hordeum vulgare cv. Nure) roots. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 73, 266-273

Couturier, J., Chibani, K., Jacquot, J-P. and Rouhier, N., (2013). Cysteine–based redox regulation and signaling in plants. Frontiers in Plant Science. 4, 105-

Chibani, K., Tarrago, L., Gualberto, JM., Wingsle, G., Rey, P., Jacquot, J-P. and Rouhier, N., (2012). Atypical Thioredoxins in Poplar: The Glutathione-Dependent Thioredoxin-Like 2.1 Supports the Activity of Target Enzymes Possessing a Single Redox Active Cysteine  . Plant Physiology. 159 (2), 592-605

Arc, E., Chibani, K., Grappin, P., Jullien, M., Godin, B., Cueff, G., Valot, B., Balliau, T., Job, D. and Rajjou, L., (2012). Cold Stratification and Exogenous Nitrates Entail Similar Functional Proteome Adjustments during Arabidopsis Seed Dormancy Release. Journal of Proteome Research. 11 (11), 5418-5432

Chibani, K., Tarrago, L., Schürmann, P., Jacquot, J-P. and Rouhier, N., (2011). Biochemical properties of poplar thioredoxin z. FEBS Letters. 585 (7), 1077-1081

Cardi, M., Chibani, K., Cafasso, D., Rouhier, N., Jacquot, J-P. and Esposito, S., (2011). Abscisic acid effects on activity and expression of barley (Hordeum vulgare) plastidial glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase. Journal of Experimental Botany. 62 (11), 4013-4023

Smiri, M., Chaoui, A., Rouhier, N., Kamel, C., Gelhaye, E., Jacquot, J-P. and El Ferjani, E., (2010). Cadmium induced mitochondrial redox changes in germinating pea seed. BioMetals. 23 (6), 973-984

Chibani, K., Couturier, J., Selles, B., Jacquot, J-P. and Rouhier, N., (2010). The chloroplastic thiol reducing systems: dual functions in the regulation of carbohydrate metabolism and regeneration of antioxidant enzymes, emphasis on the poplar redoxin equipment. Photosynthesis Research. 104 (1), 75-99

Srivastava, V., Srivastava, MK., Chibani, K., Nilsson, R., Rouhier, N., Melzer, M. and Wingsle, G., (2009). Alternative Splicing Studies of the Reactive Oxygen Species Gene Network in Populus Reveal Two Isoforms of High-Isoelectric-Point Superoxide Dismutase    . Plant Physiology. 149 (4), 1848-1859

Chibani, K., Wingsle, G., Jacquot, J-P., Gelhaye, E. and Rouhier, N., (2009). Comparative Genomic Study of the Thioredoxin Family in Photosynthetic Organisms with Emphasis on Populus trichocarpa. Molecular Plant. 2 (2), 308-322

Chibani, K., Ali-Rachedi, S., Job, C., Job, D., Jullien, M. and Grappin, P., (2006). Proteomic Analysis of Seed Dormancy in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiology. 142 (4), 1493-1510

Book chapters (2)

Rajjou, L., Belghazi, M., Catusse, J., Ogé, L., Arc, E., Godin, B., Chibani, K., Ali-Rachidi, S., Collet, B., Grappin, P., Jullien, M., Gallardo, K., Job, C. and Job, D., (2011). Proteomics and Posttranslational Proteomics of Seed Dormancy and Germination. In: Seed Dormancy. Humana Press. 215- 236. 9781617792304

Selles, B., Rouhier, N., Chibani, K., Couturier, J., Gama, F. and Jacquot, J-P., (2009). Chapter 13 Glutaredoxin. In: Advances in Botanical Research. Elsevier. 405- 436. 978-0-12-378622-7



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