Recognizing Plant Physiology authors: Boris Mayer

Boris Mayer, first author of Treatment analogous to seasonal change demonstrates the integration of cold responses in Brachypodium distachyon

Current Position: PhD candidate, Department of Plant Science, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

Education: MSc (Plant Science), McGill University

Non-scientific Interests: music, food

Brief bio: Born and raised in the tropics, I developed the curiosity to understand the natural world and how environments shape life. I have since researched the mechanisms behind cold-climate adaptation. In the future, I will focus on developing regenerative agri-food systems to address the global climate and environmental crisis.