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Plantae Presents: Usha Vijayraghavan and Ramesh Sonti

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Plantae Presents: Usha Vijayraghavan and Ramesh Sonti March 3:  6am EST, 11 am GMT, 4:30 pm Delhi Usha Vijayraghavan. Codes rice floret development: leads from studies on OsMADS1 regulated gene networks Usha Vijayraghavan obtained her Ph.D. in 1989 from California Institute of Technology,…

Plantae Presents: Malcolm Bennett and Edith Pierre-Jerome

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Plantae Presents: Malcolm Bennett and Edith Pierre-Jerome Feb 17 -  10am EST, 3pm GMT, 4pm CET Malcolm Bennett: BREAKTHRU: uncovering how roots can sense and penetrate hard soils The hidden half of plant biology has been an enduring interest throughout Malcolm Bennett's 20-year research…

Plantae Presents: Eric Schranz and Caroline Pont

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Plantae Presents: Eric Schranz and Caroline Pont Recorded Feb 10 -  10am EST, 3pm GMT, 4pm CET Eric Schranz: Context Matters: Phylogenomic synteny analysis of plants and animals Eric Schranz is currently the professor of Biosystematics at Wageningen University. He was a an undergraduate…

Plantae Presents Panel: Specialized Metabolites Part 2 (Metabolites and Defense)

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We’re pleased to announce the next in our series of webinars that are drawn from contributed short videos, followed by a panel discussion. This week we’ll look at the topic of specialized metabolites, featuring scientists from the US, Israel, and India, moderated by Gitanjali Yadav. Plants are…

Plantae Presents Panel: Specialized Metabolites Part 1 (Medicines Flavors, Defense and More)

We’re pleased to announce the next in our series of webinars that are drawn from contributed short videos, followed by a panel discussion. This week we’ll look at the topic of specialized metabolites, featuring scientists from France, England, and Brazil, moderated by Gitanjali Yadav. Plants are…

Plantae Presents - 2021 Schedule

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We'll be back! Join us in 2021 for more free Plantae Presents webinars. Here's our schedule so far - mark your calendars! We'll be updating this post regularly with titles and registration links as they are ready. Visit this page for more information about each of these events. All webinars…

Plantae Presents: Zach Lippman and Arjun Khakhar

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Plantae Presents – Zach Lippman and Arjun Khakhar Recorded Wednesday, December 9, 10 am EST, 4 pm CET Zach Lippman: Cis-regulatory control of quantitative trait variation and pleiotropy Zach Lippman is a Professor of Plant Biology at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) and a Howard…

Plantae Presents: Ning Zheng and Destiny Davis

Plantae Presents: Ning Zheng and Destiny Davis Recorded Wednesday Dec 2 9 pm EST, 6 pm PST Ning Zheng: Structural insights into salicylic acid signaling via NPR proteins Ning Zheng obtained his PhD from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in 1997 after he attended Fudan University…

Plantae Presents: Carlos Ballaré and Haim Trebes

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Plantae Presents - Carlos Ballaré and Haim Trebes Recorded Wednesday November 25 10am EST, 4pm CET Carlos Ballaré: Phytochrome, jasmonate, and the balance between growth and defense Prof. Carlos L. Ballaré studies the mechanisms by which plants obtain environmental information. Carlos…