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Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Zhanhong Ren

Zhanhong Ren, co-first author of Cryo-EM structure of the plant actin filaments from Zea mays pollen Current Position: Ph.D. Candidate, Center for Biological Science and Technology, Key Laboratory of Cell Proliferation and Regulation Biology of Ministry of Education, College of Life Sciences, Beijing…

Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Meng Xie

Meng Xie, first author of A 5-Enolpyruvylshikimate 3-Phosphate Synthase Functions as a Transcriptional Repressor in Populus Current Position: Postdoctoral Associate, Center for Bioenergy Innovation, Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Department of Plant Sciences, University of Tennessee-Knoxville Education:…

Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Tianhu Sun

Tianhu Sun, fist author of ORANGE Represses Chloroplast Biogenesis in Etiolated Arabidopsis Cotyledons via Interaction with TCP14 Current Position: Post-Doctoral Associate, Plant Breeding and Genetics, Cornell University Education: PhD in Biology and BS in Plant Biology from Nanjing University (Nanjing,…

Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Qingwen Shen

Qingwen Shen, first author of Dual Activities of Plant cGMP-Dependent Protein Kinase and its Roles in Gibberellin Signaling and Salt Stress Current Position: Research assistant in National Key Laboratory of Crop Genetic Improvement, Huazhong Agricultural University, China Education: Ph.D. in Biochemistry…

Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Nischal Karki

Nischal Karki, first author of Metabolically distinct pools of phosphatidylcholine are involved in trafficking of fatty acids out of and into the chloroplast for membrane production Current Position: Graduate Student, Chemistry, Southern Methodist University Education: B.S. in Biochemistry, University…

Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Rafael Andrade Buono

Rafael Andrade Buono, co-first author of CRISPR-TSKO: A Technique for Efficient Mutagenesis in Specific Cell Types, Tissues, or Organs in Arabidopsis Current Position: Postdoctoral fellow in the group of Dr. Moritz Nowack, VIB-UGent Center for Plant Systems Biology Education: PhD in Botany from University…

Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Ward Decaestecker

Ward Decaestecker, co-first author of CRISPR-TSKO: A Technique for Efficient Mutagenesis in Specific Cell Types, Tissues, or Organs in Arabidopsis Current Position: PhD student in the group of Dr. Thomas Jacobs, VIB-UGent Center for Plant Systems Biology Education: BSc and MSc in Biochemistry and…

Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Jacinta Watkins

Jacinta Watkins, first author of A GDSL esterase/lipase catalyzes the esterification of lutein in bread wheat Current Position: PhD candidate, Pogson lab, Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Plant Energy Biology, Research School of Biology, Australian National University Education:…

Recognizing Plant Cell first authors: Yingying Meng

Yingying Meng, first author of The MYB Activator WHITE PETAL1 Associates with MtTT8 and MtWD40-1 to Regulate Carotenoid-Derived Flower Pigmentation in Medicago truncatula Current Position: Associate Professor, Biotechnology Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences Education:…