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Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Junpeng Zhan

Junpeng Zhan, first author of Opaque-2 regulates a complex gene network associated with cell differentiation and storage function of maize endosperm Current Position: Postdoctoral Associate, Danforth Plant Science Center, St. Louis, Missouri Education: Ph.D. in Plant Science, University of Arizona,…

Recognzing Plant Cell first authors: Qian Zhang

Qian Zhang, first author of Blue light regulates secondary cell wall thickening via MYC2/MYC4 activation of the NST1-directed transcriptional network in Arabidopsis Current Position: PhD candidate. National Key Laboratory of Plant Molecular Genetics & CAS Center for Excellence in Molecular Plant Sciences,…

Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Umarah Mubeen

Umarah Mubeen, first author of Target of Rapamycin inhibition in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii triggers de-novo amino acid synthesis by enhancing nitrogen assimilation Current Position: Doctoral student Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology (MPIMP), Potsdam, Germany Education: MS Industrial…

Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Byung Ha Lee

Byung Ha Lee, first author of Arabidopsis protein kinase D6PKL3 is involved in formation of distinct plasma-membrane aperture domains on the pollen surface Current Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Molecular Genetics and Center for Applied Plant Sciences, The Ohio State University,…

Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Anjil Kumar Srivastava

Anjil Kumar Srivastava, first author of SUMO Suppresses the Activity of the Jasmonic Acid Receptor CORONATINE INSENSITIVE 1 Current Position: Postdoctoral Research Associate in Department of Biosciences, Durham University, Durham, United Kingdom Education: Ph.D. in Botany from Purvanchal University,…

Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Rahul Bhosale

Rahul Arvind Bhosale, first author of A spatiotemporal DNA endoploidy map of the Arabidopsis root reveals roles for the endocycle in root development and stress adaptation Current Position: Research Fellow at Department of Plant Sciences, University of Nottingham, UK. Education: PhD in Biochemistry…

Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Abdellatif Bahaji

Abdellatif Bahaji, first author of Plastidial phosphoglucose isomerase is an important determinant of seed yield through involvement in gibberellin-mediated reproductive development and biosynthesis of storage reserves in Arabidopsis Current Position: Postdoctoral fellow at the Instituto de Agrobiotecnología,…

Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Fernanda A.L. Silva-Alvim

Fernanda A.L. Silva-Alvim, first author of Predominant Golgi-residency of the plant K/HDEL receptor is essential for its function in mediating ER retention Current Position: Visitor student, Centre for Plant Sciences, University of Leeds/UK Education: BSc in Food Engineer, Master in Agroenergy,…

Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Lin Zhang

Lin Zhang, first author of Nucleus-encoded Protein BFA1 Promotes Efficient Assembly of the Chloroplast ATP Synthase Coupling Factor 1 Current Position: Postdoctoral fellow, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, Shanghai Normal University, Shanghai, China. Education: PhD in Developmental Biology…