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Plant Biology
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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.
Pant, B. D., Pandey-Pant, P., Erban, A., Huhman, D. V., Kopka, J. & Scheible, W-R. (2015). Identification of primary and secondary metabolites with phosphorus status-dependent abundance in Arabidopsis, and of the transcription factor PHR1 as a major regulator of metabolic changes during phosphorus-limitation. Plant Cell and Environment, 38 (1), 172-187 doi: 10.1111/pce.12378.
Thieme, C., Rojas-Triana, M., Stecyk, E., Schudoma, C., Zhang, W., Yang, L., Minambres, M., Schulze, W., Walther, D., Paz-Ares, J., Scheible, W-R. & Kragler, F. (2015). Endogenous Arabidopsis messenger RNAs transported to distant tissues. Nature Plants, (Epub ahead of print), DOI 10.1038/nplants.2015.25.
Talukder, S. K., Prasad, P. V., Todd, T., Babar, M. Ali, Poland, J., Bowden, R. & Fritz, A. K. (2015). Effect of cytoplasmic diversity on post anthesis heat tolerance in wheat. Euphytica, 201 (3), 1-12 doi:10.1007/s10681-014-1350-7.
Faure, L., Cavazos, R., Khan, B. R., Petros, R. A., Koulen, P., Blancaflor, E. B. & Chapman, K. D. (2015). Effects of synthetic alkamides on Arabidopsis fatty acid amide hydrolase activity and plant development. Phytochemistry, 110, 58-71 doi:10.1016/j.phytochem.2014.11.011.
Ahmed, F., Senthil-Kumar, M., Lee, S., Dai, X., Mysore, K. S. & Zhao, P. X. (2015). Comprehensive analysis of small RNA-seq data reveals that combination of miRNA with its isomiRs increase the accuracy of target prediction in Arabidopsis. RNA Biology, (Epub ahead of print), doi: 10.1080/15476286.2014.996474.
Pittman, J. J., Arnall, D. B., Interrante, S. M., Moffet, C. & Butler, T. J. (2015). Estimation of biomass and canopy height in bermudagrass, alfalfa, and wheat using ultrasonic, laser, and spectral sensors. Sensors, 15 (2), 2920-2943 doi:10.3390/s150202920.