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With so much going on in the world of Arabidopsis research, you can now stay up-to-date with all the latest news, discoveries and find out what is happening in the wider plant science community.

Arabidopsis Research Round-up

28th Oct 2013

There’s been little evidence of Storm St. Jude here at GARNet Towers, so happily we’re still able to bring you this week’s Arabidopsis Research Round-up!   San-Bento R, Farcot E, Galletti R, Creff A & Ingram G. Epidermal identity is maintained by cell-cell communication via a...

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An Arabidopsis anomaly in Nonsense Mediated RNA decay

23rd Oct 2013

Scientists have misunderstood one of the most fundamental processes in the life of plants because they have been looking at the wrong flower, according to University of Leeds researchers. Arabidopsis thaliana has become the dominant model plant in genetics research because of its simple...

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Arabidopsis Research Round-up

22nd Oct 2013

Matsoukas IG, Massiah AJ and Thomas B. Starch metabolism and antiflorigenic signals modulate the juvenile-to-adult phase transition in Arabidopsis. Plant, Cell & Environment, September 2013. DOI: 10.1111/pce.12088. In case you missed it when it was first published online in April, the...

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Front page news for Bolton biology lecturer

22nd Oct 2013

Molecular physiologist and Biology lecturer at the University of Bolton, Dr Ianis G. Matsoukas, has seen one of his research images on the front cover of the renowned biology journal, Plant, Cell and Environment. Dr Matsoukas and his team of researchers at Bolton, along with scientists from...

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Arabidopsis Research Round-up

14th Oct 2013

Our GARNet committee members have certainly been busy recently. This week’s Arabidopsis Research Round-up features a Current Biology paper to which the University of Nottingham’s Malcolm Bennett contributed, and, not content with having a paper featured last week, Cyril Zipfel from the...

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Plant-Image-Analysis.org

10th Oct 2013

University of Liège post-doctoral researcher Dr Guillaume Lobet studies the interactions between roots and shoots and how these interactions contribute to the development of the plant. Throughout the course of his work, Lobet often needs to analyse images of plant roots and, while plenty of image...

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