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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.
Niu, L., Fu, C-X., Lin, H., Wolabu, T. W., Wu, Y., Wang, Z - Y. & Tadege, M. (2016). Control of floral transition in the bioenergy crop switchgrass. Plant, Cell & Environment, 39 (10), 2158-2171 doi: 10.1111/pce.12769.
Boivin, s., Kazmierczak, T., Brault, M., Wen, J. Q., Gamas, P., Mysore, K. S. & Frugier, F. (2016). Different cytokinin histidine kinase receptors regulate nodule initiation as well as later nodule developmental stages in Medicago truncatula. Plant, Cell and Environment, 39 (10), 2198-2209 DOI: 10.1111/pce.1277.
Ramu, V. S., Vennapusa, A.R., Murugesh, E., Chandrashekar, B.K., Hanumantha, R., Kirankumar, G., Chinta, S., Mysore, K. S. & Udayakumar, M. (2016). Aldo-keto reductase enzymes detoxify glyphosate and improve herbicide resistance in plants. Journal of Plant Biotechnology, (epub ahead of print), doi:10.1111/pbi.12632.
Bandyopadhyay, K., Uluçay, O., Sakiroglu, M., Udvardi, M. K. & Verdier, J. (2016). Analysis of Large Seeds from Three Different Medicago truncatula Ecotypes Reveals a Potential Role of Hormonal Balance in Final Size Determination of Legume Grains. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 17 (9), 1472 doi:10.3390/ijms17091472.
Fonouni-Farde, C., Tan, S., Baudin, M., Brault, M., Wen, J. Q., Mysore, K. S., Niebel, A., Frugier, F. & Diet, A. (2016). DELLA-mediated gibberellin signalling regulates Nod factor signalling and rhizobial infection. Nature Communications, 7 (12636), doi:10.1038/ncomms12636.
Kim, K - S., Anderson, J. D., Newell, M. A., Grogan, S. M., Byrne, P. F., Baenziger, P. S. & Butler, T. J. (2016). Genetic Diversity of Great Plains Hard Winter Wheat Germplasm for Forage. Crop Science, 56 (Sept.-Oct.), 1-9 DOI: 10.2135/cropsci2015.08.0519.