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Singh, P., Stevenson, S.R., Dickinson, P.J., Reyna-Llorens, I., Tripathi, A., Reeves, G., Schreier, T.B. and Hibberd, J.M., 2023. C4 gene induction during de-etiolation evolved through changes in cis to allow integration with ancestral C3 gene regulatory networks. Science Advances, 9(13), p.eade9756.

Simpson, C.J., Singh, P., Sogbohossou, D.E., Schranz, M.E. and Hibberd, J.M., 2023. A rapid method to quantify vein density in C4 plants using starch staining. bioRxiv, pp.2023-03.

Hoang, NV., Sogbohossou, EOD., Xiong, W., Simpson, CJC., Singh, P., Walden, N., van den Bergh, E., Becker, FFM., Li, Z., Zhu, X-G., Brautigam, A., Weber, APM., van Haarst, JC., Schijlen, EGWM., Hendre, PS., Van Deynze, A., Achigan-Dako, EG., Hibberd, JM. and Schranz, ME., (2023). The Gynandropsis gynandra genome provides insights into whole-genome duplications and the evolution of C4 photosynthesis in Cleomaceae. The Plant Cell, koad018,



Reeves, G., Tripathi, A., Singh, P., Jones, MRW., Nanda, AK., Musseau, C., Craze, M., Bowden, S., Walker, JF., Bentley, AR., Melnyk, CW. and Hibberd, JM., (2022). Monocotyledonous plants graft at the embryonic root–shoot interface. Nature 602, 280–286 (2022).

Simpson, CJC., Reeves, G., Tripathi, A., Singh, P. and Hibberd, JM., (2022). Using breeding and quantitative genetics to understand the C4 pathway. Journal of Experimental Botany. 73 (10), 3072-3084


Singh, P., Stevenson, SR., Reyna-Llorens, I., Reeves, G., Schreier, TB.,  Hibberd, JM.,

Induction of C4 genes evolved through changes in cis allowing integration into ancestral C3 gene regulatory networks.


Singh, P. and Reeves, G., (2020). Constructing the bundle sheath towards enhanced photosynthesis. Journal of Experimental Botany. 71 (4), 1206-1209


Burgess, SJ., Reyna-Llorens, I., Stevenson, SR., Singh, P., Jaeger, K. and Hibberd, JM., (2019). Genome-Wide Transcription Factor Binding in Leaves from C3 and C4 Grasses. The Plant Cell. 31 (10), 2297-2314

Singh, P., Ara, H., Tayyeba, S., Pandey, C. and Sinha, AK., (2019). Development of efficient protocol for rice transformation overexpressing MAP kinase and their effect on root phenotypic traits. Protoplasma. 256 (4), 997-1011


Reeves, G., Singh, P., Rossberg, TA., Sogbohossou, EOD., Schranz, ME. and Hibberd, JM., (2018). Natural Variation within a Species for Traits Underpinning C4 Photosynthesis. Plant Physiology. 177 (2), 504-512

Reyna-Llorens, I., Burgess, SJ., Reeves, G., Singh, P., Stevenson, SR., Williams, BP., Stanley, S. and Hibberd, JM., (2018). Ancient duons may underpin spatial patterning of gene expression in C4 leaves. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 115 (8), 1931-1936


Wang, L., Rinaldi, FC., Singh, P., Doyle, EL., Dubrow, ZE., Tran, TT., Pérez-Quintero, AL., Szurek, B. and Bogdanove, AJ., (2017). TAL Effectors Drive Transcription Bidirectionally in Plants. Molecular Plant. 10 (2), 285-296


Singh, P. and Sinha, AK., (2016). Differential expression of Mitogen Activated Protein Kinase (MAPK) cascade components post submergence in Oryza sativa ssp indica cv Pusa Basmati 1. Plant Signaling & Behavior. 11 (9), e1213936-e1213936

Singh, P. and Sinha, AK., (2016). A Positive Feedback Loop Governed by SUB1A1 Interaction with MITOGEN-ACTIVATED PROTEIN KINASE3 Imparts Submergence Tolerance in Rice. The Plant Cell. 28 (5), 1127-1143

Wankhede, DP., Singh, P., Jaggi, M., Rao, KP., Raina, SK. and Sinha, AK., (2016). UV‐B activates a ‘group A’ mitogen activated protein kinase in Oryza sativa. Journal of Plant Biochemistry and Biotechnology. 25 (4), 392-399


Singh, P., Mohanta, TK. and Sinha, AK., (2015). Unraveling the Intricate Nexus of Molecular Mechanisms Governing Rice Root Development: OsMPK3/6 and Auxin-Cytokinin Interplay. PLOS ONE. 10 (4), e0123620-e0123620


Wankhede, DP., Misra, M., Singh, P. and Sinha, AK., (2013). Rice Mitogen Activated Protein Kinase Kinase and Mitogen Activated Protein Kinase Interaction Network Revealed by In-Silico Docking and Yeast Two-Hybrid Approaches. PLoS ONE. 8 (5), e65011-e65011

Wankhede, DP., Kumar, K., Singh, P. and Sinha, AK., (2013). Involvement of mitogen activated protein kinase kinase 6 in UV induced transcripts accumulation of genes in phytoalexin biosynthesis in rice. Rice. 6 (1), 35-

Sheikh, AH., Raghuram, B., Jalmi, SK., Wankhede, DP., Singh, P. and Sinha, AK., (2013). Interaction between two rice mitogen activated protein kinases and its possible role in plant defense. BMC Plant Biology. 13 (1), 121-


Raina, SK., Wankhede, DP., Jaggi, M., Singh, P., Jalmi, SK., Raghuram, B., Sheikh, AH. and Sinha, AK., (2012). CrMPK3, a mitogen activated protein kinase from Catharanthus roseusand its possible role in stress induced biosynthesis of monoterpenoid indole alkaloids. BMC Plant Biology. 12 (1), 134-

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