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Plant Biology
Forage Improvement
Agricultural Research
Medicago Genomics
Medicago Genomics
Knowledge gained from research on Medicago truncatula is being utilized to improve important forage and grain legumes. A link to all three divisions at the Noble Foundation.
Summer Research Scholars Program
Summer Research Scholars
The program is more than just an internship; it's a chance to conduct actual research. It's an opportunity to explore endless scientific possibilities.
Qamar, A., Mysore, K. S. & Senthil-Kumar, M. (2015). Role of proline and pyrroline-5-carboxylate metabolism in plant defense against invading. Frontiers in Plant Science, 6 (503),
Ishiga, T., Uppalapati, S. R., Gill, B. S., Huhman, D. V., Tang, Y. & Mysore, K. S. (2015). Transcriptomic and metabolomic analyses identify a role for chlorophyll catabolism and phytoalexin during Medicago nonhost resistance against Asian soybean rust. Scientific Reports, 5 (13061), doi: 10.1038/srep13061.
Choudhary, P., Saha, P., Ray, T., Tang, Y., Yang, D. & Cannon, M. C. (2015). EXTENSIN18 is required for full male fertility as well as normal vegetative growth in Arabidopsis. Frontiers in Plant Science, 6 (553), doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00553.
Horvath, B., Domonkos, A., Kereszt, A., Szucs, S., Abraham, E., Ayaydin, F., Boka, K., Chen, Y., Chen, R., Murray, J., Udvardi, M. K., Kondorosi, E. & Kalo, P. (2015). Loss of the nodule-specific cysteine rich peptide, NCR169 abolishes symbiotic nitrogen fixation in the Medicago truncatula dnf7 mutant. PNAS (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America), (Epub ahead of print), doi: 10.1073/pnas.1500777112.
Ray, P., Ishiga, T., Decker, S. R., Turner, G. B. & Craven, K. D. (2015). A novel delivery system for the root Symbiotic Fungus, Sebacina vermifera, and consequent biomass enhancement of low lignin COMT switchgrass lines. BioEnergy Research, , 1-12 doi: 10.1007/s12155-015-9636-8.
Chen, L., Li, X., Li, C., Swoboda, G. A., Young, C. A., Sugawara, K., Leuchtmann, A. & Schardl, C. L. (2015). Drunken horse grass endophytes. Mycologia, 107 (2), doi: 10.3852/15-019.