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Ruth Bastow has been the GARNet Coordinator since 2004. Ruth is responsible for the day to day running and management of GARNet. Before joining GARNet Ruth worked as a Post Doctoral researcher in the labs of Prof Caroline Dean (John Innes Centre) and Prof Julie Gray (University of Sheffield). She carried out her Ph.D in the lab of Prof Andrew Millar (University of Edinburgh).
Whilst at the bench her publications included
Bastow RM, Mylne JS, Lippman Z, Martienssen RA, Dean,C. Vernalization requires epigenetic silencing of FLC by histone methylation.. Nature. 427,164-7 (2004)
Bastow RM, Dean C, Plant sciences. Deciding when to flower. Science. 302, 1695-6 (2003)
Doyle MR, Davis SJ, Bastow RM, McWatters HG, Kozma-Bognar L, Nagy F, Millar AJ, Amasino RM. The ELF4 gene controls circadian rhythms and flowering time in Arabidopsis thaliana. Nature 419, 74-77 (2002)
McWatters, H.G.*, Bastow, R.M.*, Hall A., Millar, A.J. The ELF3 zeitnehmer regulates light signaling to the circadian clock. Nature 408, 716-718 (2000). * Joint first author.