May 3, 2019

New PhD!

Congratulations to Dr. Samantha Powers (Strader & Jez labs)!  Sam starts as a scientist at Benson Hill Biosystems this June.

May 2, 2019

New PhD!

Congratulations to Dr. Ben Wolf (Blankenship lab)!

April 23, 2019

Association of Women Faculty Graduate Student Award

Jenny Shoots (Haswell lab) will receive the 2019 AWF Graduate Student Award, which recognizes efforts and contributions to the advancement of women on campus, in the community, and in academia.

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