December 7, 2015

Cyanobacterial Carbon Metabolism

Sarah Rommelfanger (Umen Lab) is a co-author

Xiong W, Lee TC, Rommelfanger S, Gjersing E, Cano M, Maness PC, Ghiradi M, Yu J (2015) Phosphoketolase pathway contributes to carbon metabolism in cyanobacteria.  Nature Plants 2, 15187

November 25, 2015

New PhD!

Congratulations to Dr. Matt Kilgore (Kutchan lab).  Matt heads to the Dudareva lab at Purdue University for his postdoc.

October 22, 2015

Haswell Lab Science Paper

Eric Hamilton & Ashley Sherp are authors.

Mechanosensitive channel MSL8 regulates osmotic forces during pollen hydration and germination.  Hamilton ES, Jensen GS, Maksaev G, Katims A, Sherp AM, Haswell ES (2015) Science 350, 438-4

October 15, 2015

Prof. Arpita Bose is a 2015 Packard Fellow

The David and Lucile Packard Foundation named Arpita as one of 18 Packard Fellows for Science and Engineering.  Each Fellow receives a grant of $875,000 over five years to pursue their research.

August 28, 2015

Welcome PMB 2015 Entering Class

The PMB BBQ was held at Petra's house to welcome our new class - Tayte Campbell, Amanda Groziak, Dinesh Gupta, & Sarah Rommelfanger.

August 15, 2015

Rethinking Statistical Testing of Plant Data

Eric Hamilton (Haswell lab) is a co-author on a Plant Cell paper

Brady SM, Burow M, Busch W, Carlborg O, Denby KJ, Glazebrook J, Hamilton ES, Harmer SL, Haswell ES, Maloof JN, Springer NM, Kliebenstein DJ (2015) Reasses the t test: interact with all your data via ANOVA. Plant Cell 27,

August 10, 2015

Beckman Postdoctoral Fellowship

Corey Westfall, a DBBS alumnus (Biochemistry - Jez lab) and current postdoc (Levin lab), receives an inaugural award from the Beckman Foundation.