Reviews, Books & Book chapters


Gilbert HJ, Knox JP, Boraston AB (2013) Advances in understanding the molecular basis of plant cell wall polysaccharide recognition by carbohydrate-binding modules. Current Opinion in Structural Biology 23, 669-677 ONLINE

Fangel JU, Ulvskov P, Knox JP, Mikkelsen MD, Harholt J, Popper ZA, Willats WGT (2012) Cell wall evolution and diversity. Frontiers in Plant Science 3, 152 ONLINE

Lee KJD, Marcus SE, Knox JP (2011) Plant cell wall biology: perspectives from cell wall imaging. Molecular Plant 4, 212-219 ONLINE

Knox JP (2008) Mapping the walls of the kingdom: the view from the horsetails. New Phytologist 179, 1-3 ONLINE

Knox JP (2008) Revealing the structural and functional diversity of plant cell walls. Current Opinion in Plant Biology 11, 308-313 ONLINE

Knox JP (2006) Up against the wall: arabinogalactan-protein dynamics at cell surfaces. New Phytologist 169, 443-445 ONLINE

Knox JP (2006) Arabinogalactan-proteins and plant cell development. Foods & Food Ingredients Journal of Japan 211, 26-31 ONLINE  PDF

Willats WGT, Knox JP, Mikkelsen JD (2006) Pectin: new insights into an old polymer are starting to gel. Trends in Food Science & Technology 17, 97-104 ONLINE

Lee KJD, Knight CD, Knox JP (2005) Physcomitrella patens: a moss system for the study of plant cell walls. Plant Biosystems 139, 16-19

Jarvis MC, Briggs SPH, Knox JP (2003) Intercellular adhesion and cell separation in plants. Plant Cell & Environment 26, 977-989 pdf

Willats WGT, Steele-King CG, McCartney L, Orfila C, Marcus SE, Knox JP (2000) Making and using antibody probes to study plant cell walls. Plant Physiology & Biochemistry, 38, 27-36 pdf

Knox JP (1997) The use of antibodies to study the architecture and developmental regulation of plant cell walls. International Review of Cytology 171, 79-120

Knox JP (1995) Developmentally-regulated proteoglycans and glycoproteins of the plant cell surface. FASEB Journal 9, 1004-1012

Knox JP (1992) Molecular probes for the plant cell surface. Protoplasma 167, 1-9

Knox JP (1992) Cell adhesion, cell separation and plant morphogenesis. Plant Journal 2, 137-141


Seymour GB, Knox JP (eds) (2002) Pectins and their manipulation, pp 250. Oxford, Blackwell Publishing/CRC

Smallwood M, Knox JP, Bowles DJ (eds.) (1996Membranes: Specialised functions in plants, pp 578, Oxford, Bios Scientific Publishers

Bowles DJ, Gilmartin P M, Knox JP, Lunt GG (eds.) (1994) Molecular Botany: Signals & the Environment, Biochem. Soc. Symp. 60, pp 288, London, Portland Press

Book chapters

Lee KJD, Knox JP (2014) Resin embedding, sectioning and immunocytochemical analyses of plant cell walls in hard tissues. In Plant Cell Morphogenesis: Methods and Protocols, Methods in Molecular Biology, Vol. 1080. (V. Žárský & F. Cvrckova (eds.)). pp 41-52. Springer / Humana Press ONLINE

Knox JP (2012) In situ detection of cellulose with carbohydrate-binding modules. In Methods in Enzymology 510, Cellulases. (Ed. H. J. Gilbert)Burlington: Academic Press, pp. 233-245. ONLINE

Hervé C, Marcus SE, Knox JP (2011) Monoclonal antibodies, carbohydrate-binding modules, and the detection of polysaccharides in plant cell walls. In The Plant Cell Wall: Methods and Protocols, Methods in Molecular Biologyvol. 715, (Z.A. Popper (ed.)), pp 103-113, Springer/Humana Press ONLINE

McCann MC, Knox JP (2011) Plant cell wall biology: polysaccharides in architectural and developmental contexts. InPlant Polysaccharides: biosynthesis and bioengineering (P. Ulvskov (ed.)), Annual Plant Reviews 41, 343-366 ONLINE

Verhertbruggen Y, Knox JP (2009) Pectin, cell wall biology and the elucidation of functions. InPectin and Pectinases (HA Schols, RGF Visser, AGJ Voragen (eds.)) pp 139-148, Wageningen Academic Publishers, The Netherlands

Verhertbruggen Y, Knox JP (2007) Pectic polysaccharides and expanding cell walls. In: Plant Cell Monographs 5, The Expanding Cell (J-P Verbelen, K Vissenberg (eds.)) pp 139-158, Springer-Verlag Berlin ONLINE

Knox JP (2006) The use of antibodies to characterise complex polysaccharidesInGums and stabilisers for the food industry 13. (Peter A Williams, Glyn O Phillips (eds.)) pp 33-40, RSC Publishing, Cambridge

Willats WGT, Knox JP (2003) Molecules in context: probes for cell wall analysis. InThe Plant Cell Wall (Jocelyn KC Rose (ed)),  pp 92-110, Blackwell Publishing/CRC

Willats WGT, McCartney L, Knox JP (2003) Pectin cell biology: complexity in context. Voragen F, Schols H, Visser R, (eds.) Advances in Pectin and Pectinase Research, 147-157, Dordrecht, Kluwer Academic Publishers

Knox JP (2002) Cell and developmental biology of pectins, Seymour GB, Knox JP (eds.), Pectins and their manipulation, 131-149, Blackwell Publishing/CRC

Willats WGT, Steele-King CG, Marcus SE, Knox, JP (2002) Antibody techniquesInMolecular Plant Biology – Volume Two: A Practical Approach (Gilmartin  PM, Bowler C (eds)), pp 199-219, Oxford University Press

Steele-King CG, Willats WGT, Knox JP (2000) Arabinogalactan-proteins and cell development in roots and somatic embryos, Nothnagel EA, Bacic A, Clarke AE (eds.) Cell and Developmental Biology of Arabinogalactan-proteins, 95-107, New York, Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers

Knox JP (1996) Arabinogalactan-proteins: developmentally-regulated proteoglycans of the plant cell surface, Smallwood M, Knox JP, Bowles DJ (eds.), Membranes: Specialised functions in plants, 93-102, Oxford, Bios Scientific Publishers

Knox JP (1994) Developmental dynamics of plant cell surface glycoproteins: towards a molecular plant anatomy, Bowles DJ, Gilmartin PM, Knox JP, Lunt GG (eds.)  Molecular Botany: Signals & the Environment, Biochem. Soc. Symp. 60, 27-33, London, Portland Press

Knox JP (1993) The role of cell surface glycoproteins in differentiation and morphogenesis. Battey NH, Dickinson HG, Hetherington A (eds.), Post-translational modifications in plants, Society for Experimental Biology Seminar Series 53, 267-283, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press