Researcher interests: Breeding of ornamentals, using molecular techniques. Genomic/metabolomic/proteomic approaches for identification of novel (regulatory and biosynthetic) aroma genes. Metabolic engineering of plants and yeast. Site-specific genome modification and genetic engineering in plants.

Selected Publications

alexander vainstein, huiqin ma, shangwu chen, Alexander (Sasha) Vainstein, yuanyuan cui, ziran wang
proteome and transcriptome analyses reveal key molecular differences between quality parameters of commercial ripe and tree ripe fig ficus carica l (2019)| BMC Plant Biology| Read more
alexander vainstein, elena shklarman, gony dvir, jasmin ravid, julius ben ari, moran farhi, nadav ketrarou, noam shpayer, oded skaliter, Alexander (Sasha) Vainstein, yuling yue
ectopic expression of pap1 leads to anthocyanin accumulation and novel floral color in genetically engineered goldenrod solidago canadensis l (2019)| Frontiers in Plant Science| Read more
adrien sicard, alexander vainstein, christian kappel, claudia sas, friederike jantzen, funmilayo adebesin, jasmin ravid, jona hofflin, joseph h lynch, michael lenhard, monika hilker, natalia dudareva, natalia wozniak, oded skaliter, Alexander (Sasha) Vainstein
retracing the molecular basis and evolutionary history of the loss of benzaldehyde emission in the genus capsella (2019)| New Phytologist| Read more
alexander vainstein, amir zuker, Alexander (Sasha) Vainstein
vetores de expressao viral de plantas e o uso dos mesmos para gerar variacoes genotipicas em genomas de plantas (2019)| | Read more
a p firsov, alexander vainstein, arkadii murashev, ekaterina rasskazova, i i tarasenko, l m vinokurov, lyubov shaloiko, oleg kozlov, s v dolgov, tatiana mitiouchkina, Alexander (Sasha) Vainstein
expression and immunogenicity of m2e peptide of avian influenza virus h5n1 fused to ricin toxin b chain produced in duckweed plants (2018)| Frontiers in chemistry| Read more
alexander vainstein, alon cnaani, gony dvir, jasmin ravid, oded skaliter, rafael knafo, Alexander (Sasha) Vainstein
isolation of intact vacuoles from petunia petals and extraction of sequestered glycosylated phenylpropanoid compounds (2018)| BIO-PROTOCOL| Read more
alexander vainstein, amir zuker, gavriel danziger, hadas price, Alexander (Sasha) Vainstein
gypsophila paniculata plant comprising a flower producing color pigmentation (2017)| | Read more
alexander vainstein, huiqin ma, shangwu chen, Alexander (Sasha) Vainstein, yuanyuan cui, ziran wang
regulation of fig ficus carica l fruit color metabolomic and transcriptomic analyses of the flavonoid biosynthetic pathway (2017)| Frontiers in Plant Science| Read more
alexander vainstein, alon cnaani, jasmin ravid, javiera aravenacalvo, oded skaliter, reut shavit, tania masci, Alexander (Sasha) Vainstein
phenylpropanoid scent compounds in petunia x hybrida are glycosylated and accumulate in vacuoles (2017)| Frontiers in Plant Science| Read more
alexander vainstein, arik honig, elena marhevka, Ira Marton, Alexander (Sasha) Vainstein
nucleic acid constructs for genome editing (2017)| | Read more

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