New Teaching Tool: Root Phenomics

Meet the newest member of the Teaching Tools in Plant Biology…

Clipping Chlamy Genes: Improved Methods for Targeted Gene Editing in Chlamydomonas

A beam of sunlight sends Chlamydomonas reinhardtii scrambling.…

Making Connections: MAC Function in Splicing and MicroRNA Biogenesis

Fans of the television show The Magic Schoolbus might remember…

Recognizing featured Plant Cell first authors: Vera Gorelova

Vera Gorelova is the featured first author of Dihydrofolate Reductase/Thymidylate…

Recognizing featured Plant Cell first authors: Rene Schneider

Rene Schneider, featured first author of Two Complementary Mechanisms…

Proliferate at Your Own Risk: Ribosomal Stress and Regeneration

Plant growth and development are extremely adaptable to changes…

Stop the Clock: Optimized Carbon Fixation and Circadian Rhythm in a CAM Plant

The energetically costly tendency of the carbon fixing enzyme…

A Phloem Protein Contributes to Aphid Resistance and Heat Stress Tolerance

Aphids are highly destructive insect pests—in addition to robbing…

Evidence for Two Distinct Stages in Secondary Cell Wall Formation of Xylem

A hallmark of xylem development is the deposition of secondary…