Recent Publications

Gambetta, G.A., J. Fei, T. L. Rost, T. Knipfer, M.A. Matthews, K. A. Shackel, M. A. Walker, and A. J. McElrone. 2013. Water uptake along the length of grapevine fine roots: developmental anatomy, tissue specific aquaporin expression, and pathways of water transport. 
Plant Physiology.  163: 1254-1265.

Rost, T.L., E. Polonyova, M. Hornak, I. Zelko, and A. Lux. 2015. Student expectations for higher education in Biology at Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia. International Journal of Biology Education.  4 (2): 63-77.

Polonyova, E., M. Hornak, I. Zelko, A. Lux, and T.L. Rost. 2016. Student expectations for higher education in geography at Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia. Geographia Polonica. 90: 111-122.

Rost, T.L., M.G. Barbour, C.R. Stocking, T.M. Murphy. 2006. Plant Biology, 2nd Edition. Wadsworth Pub. Co. Belmont, CA. pp 603. (Free access version 2016:

Alexander Lux, Milan Baláž, Marie Kummerová, Aleš Soukup, Olga Votrubová, Jun Abe, Shigenori Morita, Thomas Rost. 2017. Obrazový průvodce anatomií rostlin (Visual guide to plant anatomy). Publishing House Academia, Vodickova, Czech Republic.

Donato Chiatante, Thomas Rost, John Bryant, Gabriella Stefania Scippa. 2018. Regulatory networks controlling the development of the root system and the formation of lateral roots:  a comparative analysis of the roles of pericycle and vascular cambium. 
Annals of Botany. 122: 1-14 (

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