Guarding the Gates: How PROCERA Helps Keep Tomato Plants From Wilting

Plants have two major ways of dealing with drought stress. First,…

Granting an Extension: mRNAs Produced by Read-through from Small Nuclear RNAs

The C-terminal domain (CTD) of RNA polymerase II (Pol II) extends…

Blue Light Perception via Chlorochrome? — Give Us the Greens of Summer

What do photosynthesis, neonatal jaundice, and a next-generation…

Nanopore Sequencing Comes to Plant Genomes

The next generation of next-generation sequencing is upon us.…

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…

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…