Faculty of Natural
Comenius University in Bratislava


Selected publications:

Pavol Sulo, Dana Szabóová, Peter Bielik, Silvia Poláková, Katarína Šoltys, Katarína Jatzová, Tomáš Szemes; The evolutionary history of Saccharomyces species inferred from completed mitochondrial genomes and revision in the ‘yeast mitochondrial genetic code’. DNA Res 2017 dsx026.
Doi: 10.1093/dnares/dsx026

Špírek M., Poláková S., Jatzová K., Sulo, P. (2015) Post-zygotic sterility and cytonuclear compatibility limits in S. cerevisiae xenomitochondrial cybrids. Frontiers in Genetics, 5, 454. Doi:  10.3389/fgene.2014.00454

Petrydesová J, Bacigálová K, Sulo P. (2013) The reassignment of three 'lost' Taphrina species (Taphrina bullata, Taphrina insititiae and Taphrina rhizophora) supported by the divergence of nuclear and mitochondrial DNA. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol.. 63, 3091–3098. Doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.052712-0

Procházka, E., Poláková, S., Piskur, J., Sulo, P. (2010) Mitochondrial genome from the facultative anaerobe and petite-positive yeast Dekkera bruxellensis contains the NADH dehydrogenase subunit genes. FEMS Yeast Research 10: 545–557. Doi: 10.1111/j.1567-1364.2010.00644.x.

Sulo, P., Laurencik, M., Polakova,S., Minarik,G., Slavikova, E. (2009) Geotrichum bryndzae sp. nov., a novel asexual arthroconidial yeast species related to the genus Galactomyces.International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 59: 2370 – 2374. Doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.008938-0

Selecký, R., Šmogrovičová, D., Sulo, P. (2008) Beer with reduced ethanol content produced using Saccharomyces cerevisiae yeasts deficient in various tricarboxylic acid cycle enzymes. Journal of the Institute of Brewing 114: 97 101. Doi:10.1002/j.2050-0416.2008.../pdf

Merico, A., Sulo, P., Piskur, J., Compagno, C. (2007) Fermentative lifestyle in yeasts belonging to the Saccharomyces complex. FEBS Journal 274: 976-989. Doi: 10.1111/j.1742-4658.2007.05645.x

Sulo, P., Špírek, M., Šoltésová, A., Marinoni. G., Piškur, J. (2003) The Efficiency of Functional Mitochondrial Replacement in Saccharomyces Species has directional character. FEMS Yeast Research 4: 97-104. Doi: 10.1016/S1567-1356(03)00109-0

Špírek, M., Horváth, A., Piškur, J., Sulo, P. (2000) Functional co-operation between the nuclei of Saccharomyces cerevisiae and mitochondria from other yeast species, Current Genetics 38: 202-207. Doi: 10.1111/j.1567-1364.2012.00833.x

Marinoni, G., Manuel, M, Petersen, Hvidtfeldt, R., F., Sulo, P., Piškur, J. (1999) Horizontal Transfer of Genetic Material among Saccharomyces YeastsJournal of Bacteriology 181: 6488-6496.

Sulo, P., Groom, K. R., Wise, C., Steffen, M.C., Martin, N.C. (1995) Succesfull Transformation of Yeast Mitochondrial RPM1: an Approach for in vivo studies of Mitochondrial RNaseP RNA structure, function and biosynthesis. Nucleic Acids Research23: 850-860.

Sulo, P., Martin N.C. (1993) Isolation and Characterization of LIP5: A Lipoate Biosynthetic Locus of S. cerevisiae. Journal of Biological Chemistry 268: 17634-17639.

Morales, M.J., Dang Y.L., Lou, Y.C., Sulo, P., Martin, N.C. (1992) A 105-kDa protein is required for yeast mitochondrial RNase P activity. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA89: 9875-9879.

Sulo, P., Griač, P., Klobučníková, V., Kováč, L. (1989) A Method for the Efficient Transfer of Isolated Mitochondria into Yeast Protoplasts. Current Genetics 15: 1-6.

Balaž, Š., Šturdík, E., Ďurčová, E., Antalík, M., Sulo, P. (1986) Quantitative Structure-Activity Relationship of Carbonyl Cyanide Phenylhydrazones as Uncouplers of Mitochondrial Oxidative Phosphorylation, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 851: 93-98.