January 11, 2017

New PhD!

Congratulations to Dr. Eric Hamilton (Haswell lab).  Eric leaves for the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Communications Office.

November 14, 2016

Metabolic Crosstalk in Auxin and Salicylic Acid Homeostasis

PMB student Ashley Sherp (Jez lab) is a co-first author

Westfall CS* & Sherp AM* et al. (2016 Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 113, 13917-22) describe how the GH3.5 acyl acid amido synthetase mediates metabolic crosstalk in auxin and salicylic acid homeostasis in Arabidopsis.

October 28, 2016

Vierstra Lab Science Paper

Mutant plants reveal temperature sensor

Legris et al., 2016 Science (354, 897-900) reveals how a phytochrome integrates light and temperature signals.

October 19, 2016

2016 PMB Retreat

Prof. Dong Wang (U Mass - Amherst) is the Keynote Speaker
September 15, 2016

PMB Science Papers

PMB student Ashely Sherp (Jez lab) is a co-author.

The Jez and Kutchan labs contribute to the Plant Translational Biology special issue.  See Jez JM, Lee SG, Sherp AM 2016 Science 353, 1241-4 and Wurtzel ET, Kutchan TM 2016 Science 343, 1232-6.

August 26, 2016

New PhD!

Congratulations to Dr. Amelia Nguyen (Pakrasi lab).  Amelia leaves for Washington, DC and her position as a Presidential Management Fellow with the EPA.

August 25, 2016

Welcome to the 2016 PMB Class

This year's class - Virginia Johnson, Ryan Calcutt, Hannah Lucas, Patricia Walker, Maria Sorkin, Jennette Shoots, Dennis Zhu, and Andrew Lin - at the welcome BBQ.