Plant Physiology Advance Publication
Published on: 12/09/2019
By Paul, P., Dhatt, B. K., Miller, M., Folsom, J. J., Wang, Z., Krassovskaya, I., Liu, K., Sandhu, J., Yu, H., Zhang, C., Obata, T., Staswick, P., Walia, H.
Established in 1926, Plant Physiology® is an international journal devoted to physiology, biochemistry, cellular and molecular biology, genetics, biophysics, and environmental biology of plants. Read more on the Plant Physiology website.
Phytochromes (PHYs) are red/far-red light photoreceptors that are activated by light and deactivated by dark and high temperature. Upon light exposure, PHYs are translocated into the nucleus, where they interact with PHY-INTERACTING FACTORS (PIFs) and induce the degradation of these transcription factors.…
By Nicholas Smirnoff, University of Exeter. This article is part of the forthcoming Synthetic Biology focus issue.
Plants provide a source of enzymes for metabolic engineering to produce valuable or useful products in micro-organisms or can themselves be engineered (Andre et al., 2016; Vickery et…
By Michael R. Blatt and Mary Williams
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At the beginning of 2018 Plant Physiology welcomed 23 new Assistant Features Editors to the editorial board. Over the past eighteen months these young scientists…
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Dalmatian chrysanthemum (Tanacetum cinerariifolium) contains pyrethrins, which are highly effective natural insecticides that are nontoxic to most animals and biodegradable.…
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Muhammad Uzair, first author of PERSISTENT TAPETAL CELL 2 is required for normal tapetal programmed cell death and pollen wall patterning
Current Position: Research Assistant (University of Hong Kong)
Education: M.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture Biotechnology, Centre of Agricultural Biochemistry and Biotechnology…