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Recognizing Plant Physiology authors: Yusuke Kobayashi

Yusuke Kobayashi, first author of Holliday junction resolvase MOC1 maintains plastid and mitochondrial genome integrity in algae and bryophytes Current position: Assistant Professor, College of Science, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Ibaraki University Education: Ph.D. in Science. Graduate…

Recognizing Plant Physiology authors: Jinghong Zhang

Jinghong Zhang, first author of The PPR-SMR protein ATP4 is required for editing the chloroplast rps8 mRNA in rice and maize Current Position: Ph. D. candidate, National Key Laboratory of Crop Genetic Improvement, Huazhong Agricultural University, China Education: Ph. D. in Huazhong Agricultural…

Recognizing Plant Physiology authors: César Bernat-Silvestre

César Bernat-Silvestre, first author of p24 family proteins are involved in transport to the plasma membrane of GPI-anchored proteins in plants Current Position: Postdoctoral researcher, ERI BIOTECMED, University of Valencia Education: BSc in Pharmacy at the University of Valencia, Spain; PhD in…

Recognizing Plant Physiology authors: Yang Yang

Yang Yang, first author of Cytidine-to-Uridine RNA editing factor NbMORF8 negatively regulates plant immunity to Phytophthora pathogens Current Position: PhD student, College of Agronomy, Northwest A&F University, Yangling, China. Supervisor: Prof. Weixing Shan Education: 2013-2017, Bachelor…

Recognizing Plant Physiology authors: Zhifeng Wang

Zhifeng Wang, first author of MYB transcription factor 161 mediates feedback regulation of Secondary wall-associated NAC-Domain 1 family genes for wood formation Current Position: Ph.D. candidate Education: Ph.D. and MS from State Key Laboratory of Tree Genetics and Breeding, Northeast Forestry University,…

Recognizing Plant Physiology authors: Swayoma Banerjee

Swayoma Banerjee, co-first author of Spatial profiles of phosphate in roots indicate developmental control of uptake, recycling, and sequestration Current Position: Process Engineer, Intel Corp. Education: PhD, Biology, Texas A&M University, USA Non-scientific Interests: music, travel Brief…

Recognizing Plant Physiology authors: Abira Sahu

Abira Sahu, co-first author of Spatial profiles of phosphate in roots indicate developmental control of uptake, recycling, and sequestration Current Position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Michigan Education: PhD, Biology, Texas A&M University, USA; Tech, Biotechnology, Heritage…

Recognizing Plant Physiology authors: Yafei Zhao

Yafei Zhao, first author of TCP and MADS-box transcription factor networks regulate heteromorphic flower type identity in Gerbera hybrida Current Position: Postdoctoral researcher at the University of Helsinki (2019 onward) Education: PhD (2019) and MSc (2013) at the University of Helsinki (Helsinki,…

Recognizing Plant Physiology authors: Yuanrong Pei

Yuanrong Pei, co-first author of IRREGULAR POLLEN EXINE2 (IPE2) encodes a GDSL lipase essential for male fertility in maize Current Position: Ph. D candidate Education: 2014-present, State Key Laboratory of Plant Cell and Chromosome Engineering, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese…