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Chlamydomonas keeps the rhythm going

By Patrice Salomé, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA  Salomé and Merchant analyze hundreds of RNA-seq samples in the single-cell green alga and discover vast co-expression potential and surprising residual synchronized expression across samples derived from cultures…

Recognizing Plant Direct author Matthew Wilson

Matthew Wilson, first author of Ploidy influences wheat mesophyll cell geometry, packing and leaf function Current Position: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield Education: BSc (Biology) from the University of Durham, UK; MSc (Crop Improvement)…

Recognizing The Plant Cell author Hanna Nishida

Hanna Nishida, co-first author of Different DNA-binding specificities between NLP and NIN transcription factors underlie nitrate-induced control of root nodulation Current Position: Postdoctoral researcher, Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, National Agriculture and Food Research Organization…

Recognizing The Plant Cell author Shohei Nosaki

Shohei Nosaki, co-first author of Different DNA-binding specificities between NLP and NIN transcription factors underlie nitrate-induced control of root nodulation Current Position: Assistant professor, Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan Education:…

Recognizing Plant Physiology author Matanel Hipsch

Matanel Hipsch, first author of Sensing stress responses in potato with whole-plant redox imaging Current Position:  M.Sc. student in the Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, under the supervision of Dr. Shilo Rosenwasser. Education:…

Recognizing Plant Physiology author Tobias Schenk

Tobias Schenk, first author of “Light-induced degradation of SPA2 via its N-terminal kinase domain is required for photomorphogenesis” Current Position: Postdoctoral researcher at the Institute of Zoology, University of Cologne, Germany Education: PhD in plant science at the Institute for…

Recognizing The Plant Cell author Hardik P. Gala

Hardik P. Gala, first author of A single cell view of the transcriptome during lateral root initiation in Arabidopsis thaliana Current Position:  Postdoctoral fellow with Prof. Jennifer Nemhauser  @ University of Washington, Department of Biology­ Education: PhD in Cell biology with Prof. Jyotsna…

Recognizing Plant Physiology author Pierre-Mathieu Pélissier

Pierre-Mathieu Pélissier, first author of Lateral root formation and nutrients: nitrogen in the spotlight Current Position: PhD fellow - Biochemistry and Biotechnologies, VIB-UGent Center for Plant Systems Biology, Gent, Belgium. Education: MSc - Agronomy engineer specialized in plant breeding…

Recognizing The Plant Cell author Fanli Meng

Fanli Meng, first author of Genomic editing of intronic enhancers unveils their roles in regulation of tissue-specific gene expression in Arabidopsis thaliana Current Position:  Professor, College of Agriculture, Northeast Agricultural University (NEAU), China Education: Ph.D., Genetics at Shenyang…