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Plantae Webinar: Highlighting Plant Cell Focus Issue on Cell Biology Jan 13

Recorded Thursday, January 13, 2022 About This Webinar In January 2022, The Plant Cell presents a Focus Issue on Cell Biology. In this Focus Issue, we go back to the “roots” of the journal, and the basis for its name, turning our attention to the many fascinating facets of plant cell biology.…
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Plantae Webinar: Highlighting Plant Cell Focus Issue on Cell Biology, Jan 25

When: Tuesday, January 25, 2022 8 AM PST (UTC-8) | 11 AM EST (UTC-5) | 4 PM GMT (UTC)   About This Webinar In January 2022, The Plant Cell presents a Focus Issue on Cell Biology. In this Focus Issue, we go back to the “roots” of the journal, and the basis for its name, turning our…

Plant Science Research Weekly: January 7, 2022

Happy New Year! Welcome to our latest edition of Plant Science Research Weekly, featuring contributions from several of our new cohort of Plantae Fellows, who will be helping us keep up with exciting developments in plant sciences. Enjoy! The evolutionary advantage of losing genes after endosymbiosis The…

Plantae Presents: Highlighting Plant Physiology Focus Issue on Transport and Signaling

Membrane transport is essential for nutrition and cellular homeostasis, it plays key roles in signaling and development, and it is a vital component of responses to biotic and abiotic stress. The December 2021 Plant Physiology Focus Issue highlights recent advances in our understanding of the molecular…

Plant Physiology welcomes 13 new Assistant Features Editors

By Yunde Zhao, Mary Williams, and Mike Blatt Plant Physiology initiated the Assistant Features Editor (AFE) program four years ago to help disseminate discoveries published in the journal and to train the next generation of editors and reviewers. Our AFEs are promising early-career scientists and…

Plant Science Research Weekly: November 19, 2021

Focus Issue on Architecture and Plasticity The November issue of Plant Physiology is a Focus Issue on Architecture and Plasticity. One of the most intriguing aspects of plant growth and development is the environmental responsiveness (also known as “plasticity”) of plant architecture (growth form).…

Plantae Webinar: Highlighting Plant Physiology Focus Issue on Architecture and Plasticity

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When: Thursday, November 18, 2021  8 AM PST (UTC-8)  | 10 AM CST (UTC-6) | 11 AM EST (UTC-5) About This Webinar Join us for a special webinar to celebrate the November 2021 Plant Physiology Focus Issue on Architecture and Plasticity. The webinar will be hosted by the Focus Issue editors, Ronald…

Plantae Webinar: Translational Plant Science: We all want to achieve it, but how?

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When: Tuesday, November 16, 2021  12 PM PST (UTC-8)  | 2 PM CST (UTC-6) | 3 PM EST (UTC-5) About This Webinar Plant biologists are inundated with the message to develop “translational” research but given little guidance on how to achieve that. This panel, representing nonprofit and commercial…

Plantae Webinar: A Guide to Political Activism for Early Career Plant Scientists

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When: Monday, November 15, 2021  10 AM PST (UTC-8)  | 12 PM CST (UTC-6) | 1 PM EST (UTC-5) About This Webinar This webinar and discussion will focus on how Early Career Researchers (ECRs) can get involved with their communities through political action or activism. Guest speaker Hallie Thompson…