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Recognizing Plant Direct authors: Jon Cody

Jon Cody, first author of Site-Specific Recombinase Genome Engineering Toolkit in Maize Current Position: Postdoctoral Associate, University of Minnesota Education:  PhD, Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri – Columbia Non-scientific Interests: skateboarding, PC gaming and…

Recognizing Plant Direct authors: Daniel Santana de Carvalho

Daniel Santana de Carvalho, first author of IsoSeq transcriptome assembly of C3 panicoid grasses provides tools to study evolutionary change in the Panicoideae Current Position: Postdoctoral researcher, Bioinformatics Interdisciplinary Graduate Program, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil Education:…

Recognizing Plant Direct authors: Kyungwon Min

Kyungwon Min, first author of A metabolomics study of ascorbic acid-induced in situ freezing tolerance in spinach (Spinacia oleracea L.) Current Position: I have recently defended my PhD dissertation under the guidance of Dr. Rajeev Arora’s laboratory, Department of Horticulture, Iowa State University,…

Recognizing Plant Direct authors: Nitya Subrahmanian

Nitya Subrahmanian, first author of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii as a plant model system to study mitochondrial complex I dysfunction Current Position: Post-doctoral researcher at The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH Education: Ph.D. in Plant Cellular and Molecular Biology at The Ohio State University,…

Recognizing Plant Direct authors: Puneet Paul

Puneet Paul, first author of Divergent phenotypic response of rice accessions to transient heat stress during early seed development Current Position: Post-Doctoral Research Associate at the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Education: Ph.D. in Plant Molecular…

Recognizing Plant Direct first authors: Meng Xie

Meng Xie, first author of Identification of functional single nucleotide polymorphism of Populus trichocarpa PtrEPSP-TF and determination of its transcriptional effect Current Position: Postdoctoral Associate, Center for Bioenergy Innovation, Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Department of Plant Sciences,…

Recognizing Plant Direct authors: Cindy M. Munoz

Cindy M. Munoz, first author of Dimensionless Numbers to Study Cell Wall Deformation of Stiff Mutants of Phycomyces blakesleeanus Current Position: Faculty in Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering, Design, and Computing, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, Colorado Education: PhD…

Recognizing Plant Direct authors: Christopher John Till

Christopher John Till, first author of The Arabidopsis thaliana N‐recognin E3 ligase PROTEOLYSIS1 influences the immune response Current Position: Scientist at Azotic technologies Ltd Education: PhD in Biosciences, Department of Plant and Crop Sciences, Sutton Bonington, University of Nottingham.…

Recognizing Plant Direct authors: Rumen Ivanov

Rumen Ivanov, co-first author of Mobility and localization of the iron deficiency-induced transcription factor bHLH039 change in the presence of FIT Current position: Senior Researcher, Institute of Botany, Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf, Germany Education: National High School of Mathematics…