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Hirofumi Ishihara: Plant Physiology First Author

Hirofumi Ishihara, first author of "Rising rates of starch degradation during daytime and trehalose 6-phosphate optimize carbon availability" Current Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, the University of Helsinki Education: PhD in Bioinformatics and Genome research, Bielefeld University, Germany Non-scientific…

Inyoung Kim: Plant Physiology First Author

Inyoung Kim, first author of "Fibrillin2 in chloroplast plastoglobules participates in photoprotection and jasmonate-induced senescence" Current Position: Ph.D. student in Prof. Hyun Uk Kim’s Laboratory at the University of Sejong, South Korea Education: MSc in Bioindustry and Bioresource Engineering…

Xianfeng Liu: Plant Physiology First Author

Xianfeng Liu, first author of "The HD-Zip transcription factor SlHB15A regulates abscission by modulating jasmonoyl-isoleucine biosynthesis" Current Position: PhD Student in Shenyang Agricultural University. Education: 2014-2018, Shenyang Agricultural University, Horticulture, Undergraduate. 2018-2021,…

Dong Jiang: Plant Physiology First Author

Dong Jiang, first author of “Arabidopsis HOPS subunit VPS41 carries out plant-specific roles in vacuolar transport and vegetative growth” Current position: PhD candidate Education: 2014-2016: Mater study in Bonn University, Germany 20019-Now: PhD study in Southern University of Science…

Anna Elisabeth Backhaus: Plant Physiology First Author

Anna Elisabeth Backhaus, first author of "High expression of the MADS-box gene VRT2 increases the number of rudimentary basal spikelets in wheat" Current Position: PhD student at the John Innes Centre, supervised by Cristobal Uauy, Richard Morris and Wilfried Haerty Education: Bachelor of Science,…

Xiang Ouyang: Plant Physiology First Author

Xiang Ouyang,  first author of “Partially functional NARROW LEAF1 balances leaf photosynthesis and plant architecture for greater rice yield” Current Position: Assistant researcher, Hunan Hybrid Rice Research Center, China Education: PhD in Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology,…

Gayani Weeraratne: Plant Physiology First Author

Gayani Weeraratne, first author of "APYRASE1/2 mediate red light–induced de-etiolation growth in Arabidopsis seedlings" Current Position: Senior research and development scientist, Natural products Education: PhD in plant biology, University of Texas at Austin Non-scientific Interests: Reading,…

Sören Strauss: Plant Physiology First Author

Sören Strauss co-first author of "The annotation and analysis of complex 3D plant organs using 3DCoordX" Current Position: Research Scientist (Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne, Germany) Education: Diploma in Computer Science (University of Technology Ilmenau, Germany);…

Athul Vijayan: Plant Physiology First Author

Athul Vijayan, co-first author of  "The annotation and analysis of complex 3D plant organs using 3DCoordX" Current Position: Postdoc in the group of Prof. Miltos Tsiantis, Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne, Germany. Education: BS-MS in biological science from Indian Institute…