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Recognizing Plant Physiology author Masaru Nakayasu

Masaru Nakayasu, first author of Tomato roots secrete tomatine to modulate the bacterial assemblage of the rhizosphere Current Position: Specially appointed assistant professor, Research Institute for Sustainable Humanosphere, Kyoto University, Japan Education: BA, MS, and Ph.D., Kobe University,…

Recognizing Plant Physiology author Zhiwei (Luke) Luo

Zhiwei Luo, first author of The molecular and genetic regulation of shoot branching Current Position: Research Associate and Ph.D. candidate Education: Currently enrolled in a doctoral degree at the University of Auckland; Master of Science at the University of Auckland, New Zealand; Bachelor of…

Recognizing Plant Physiology author Zhikai Liang

Zhikai Liang, first author of Genetic and epigenetic variation in transposable element expression responses to abiotic stress in maize Current Position: Postdoctoral Associate, Nathan Springer Lab, Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of Minnesota Education: PhD Agronomy, James Schnable…

Recognizing Plant Physiology author Xiaofang Liu

Xiaofang Liu, first author of A multifaceted module of BRI1 ETHYLMETHANE SULFONATE SUPRESSOR1 (BES1)-MYB888 in growth and stress tolerance of apple Current Position: Northwest A&F University doctor Education: College of Horticulture, Northwest A&F University doctor Non-scientific Interests:…

Recognizing Plant Physiology author Dhiraj Dokwal

Dhiraj Dokwal, first author of Phosphorus deprivation affects membrane lipid composition and spatial distribution in legume nodules Name: Dhiraj Dokwal Current Position: PhD student in group of Dr. Rebecca Dickstein, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas Education: BSc and MSc in Biochemistry…

Recognizing Plant Physiology author Yuval Milrad

Yuval Milrad, first author of Bi-directional electron transfer between H2 and NADPH mitigates the response to light fluctuations in green algae Current Position: Post-Doc position in the 'Yacoby Lab for Renewable Energy Studies' at Tel-Aviv University. Education: PhD in Biotechnology from Tel-Aviv…

Recognizing Plant Physiology author Aleksandr Gavrin

Aleksandr Gavrin, first author of Soybean Yellow Stripe-like 7 is a symbiosome membrane peptide transporter important for nitrogen fixation Current Position: Postdoctoral research associate, Sainsbury Laboratory, Cambridge University, UK. Education: PhD in Plant Molecular Biology, Wageningen University,…

Recognizing Plant Physiology author Qianqian Guo

Qianqian Guo, Transcription-associated metabolomic adjustments in maize occur during combined drought and cold stress In this paper, we characterize transcriptome and metabolite profiles of maize plants under single and combined drought and cold stresses, and reveal an ABA-dependent maize acclimation…

Recognizing Plant Physiology author Joel Masanga

Joel Masanga first author of Physiological and ecological warnings that dodders pose an exigent threat to farmlands in Eastern Africa Current position; PhD Candidate in Prof. Steven Runo’s group, and Lab Manager (Plant Transformation Laboratory) at the Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and…