April 9, 2019

NSF Graduate Fellowship

Congratulations to PMB student Kiona Elliott (Bart lab) on her NSF-GRF!  Also, Kate Harline, a former undergrad in the Jez lab and now a plant biology grad student at Cornell, received an NSF fellowship.

April 4, 2019

PCH1 and Phytochrome Phytobodies

Maria Sorkin (Nusinow lab, DDPSC) is a co-author

Huang H, McLoughlin KE, Sorkin ML, Burgie ES, Bindbeutel RK, Vierstra RD, Nusinow DA (2019) PCH1 regulates light, temperature, and circadian signaling as a structural component of phytochrome B photobodies in Arabidopsis.

March 19, 2019

Tidying Up Cells

A new Cell paper from the Vierstra lab

Marshall RS, Hua Z, Mali S, McLoughlin F, Vierstra RD (2019) ATG8-binding UIM proteins define a new class of autophagy adaptors and receptors.  Cell 177, 766-81

February 12, 2019

DiversifyPlantSci made it into Science!

“Just last week, a group of plant scientists started a new database for women, members of underrepresented racial and ethnic minority groups, people who identify as LGBTQ, and people with disabilities."
February 7, 2019

Dr. Adrienne Strong

Dr. Adrienne Strong received a dual PhD degree in anthropology from Washington University in St. Louis and the University of Amsterdam (2017) and is a former Trans-Atlantic Forum participant (2012-2013). Dr.