Entries by Linda Palmer

Kishwar Ali: Plant Direct First Author

Kishwar Ali, first author of “Which factor explains the life-history of Xanthium strumarium L., an aggressive alien invasive plant species, along its altitudinal gradient?” Current Position: Assistant Professor Education: Ph.D., M.S., M.S.c., B.S.c., QTLS Non-scientific Interests: Swimming and Hiking. Brief bio: Dr. Kishwar Ali is has obtained his PhD from the University of Reading, UK, […]

Shiu Cheung Lung: The Plant Cell First Author

Shiu Cheung Lung, first author of “Oxylipin signaling in salt-stressed soybean is modulated by ligand-dependent interaction of Class II acyl-CoA-binding proteins with lipoxygenase” Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Hong Kong Education: BSc and MPhil (The University of Hong Kong); PhD (University of Waterloo) Non-scientific interests: Running, traveling Brief bio: […]

Lisanne de Vries: Plant Physiology First Author

Lisanne de Vries, first author of “pHBMT1, a BAHD-family monolignol acyltransferase, mediates lignin acylation in poplar” Position: Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Wood Science, University of British Columbia, Vancouver (Canada) Education: PhD in Biochemistry and Biotechnology, VIB-UGent Center for Plant Systems Biology, Gent (Belgium) Non-scientific interests: Hiking, cycling and playing the clarinet Brief bio: I obtained […]

Qun Wang: The Plant Cell First Author

Qun Wang, first author of “ENB1 encodes a cellulose synthase 5 that directs synthesis of cell wall ingrowths in maize basal endosperm transfer cells” Current Position: Ph.D. candidate at China Agricultural University Education: M.S. at Shanghai University Non-scientific Interests: reading, traveling, and playing badminton Brief bio: I have been fascinated by plant science during my […]

Glenda Guek Khim Oh: Plant Physiology First Author

Glenda Guek Khim Oh, first author of “Alternative oxidase (AOX) 1a and 1d limit proline-induced oxidative stress and aid salinity recovery in Arabidopsis” Current Position: PhD Student at ARC CoE for Plant Energy Biology, The University of Western Australia Education: Bachelor of Science (Hons), The University of Western Australia Non-scientific Interests:  Touch rugby, baking, investigative […]

Bryce Askey: Plant Direct Author Profile

Bryce Askey, first author of “Metabolite profiling reveals organ‐specific flavone accumulation in Scutellaria and identifies a scutellarin isomer isoscutellarein 8‐O‐β‐glucuronopyranoside” Current Position: PhD student at Cornell University Education: B.S. in Horticultural Science (University of Florida, USA), B.S. in Biological Engineering (University of Florida, USA) Non-scientific interests: biking, pizza-making, baking bread, drumming Brief bio: I began […]

Jinseul Kyung: The Plant Cell First Author

Jinseul Kyung, co-first author of “The two clock proteins CCA1 and LHY activate VIN3 transcription during vernalization through the vernalization-responsive cis-element” Current Position: Ph.D. candidate, School of Biological Sciences, Seoul National University, Korea  Education: Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences, Seoul National University, Korea Master of Science in Biological Sciences, Seoul National University, Korea Non-scientific […]

Myeongjune Jeon: The Plant Cell First Author

Myeongjune Jeon, co-first author of “The two clock proteins CCA1 and LHY activate VIN3 transcription during vernalization through the vernalization-responsive cis-element” Current Position: Ph.D. candidate, School of Biological Sciences, Seoul National University, Korea Education: B.S. in Biological Sciences, Seoul National University B.A. in Philosophy, Seoul National University Non-scientific Interests: Big fan of FC Anyang (Professional […]

Bradley W. Abramson: Plant Physiology First Author

Bradley W. Abramson, first author of “The genome and preliminary single-nuclei transcriptome of Lemna minuta reveals mechanisms of invasiveness” Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow at The Salk Institute Education: B.S. from Purdue University in 2008; Ph.D. from Michigan State University in Cell and Molecular Biology within the Plant Research Lab (2018) Non-scientific Interests: woodworking, video games, […]