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January 2021 - Welcome Thomas!

Andra wins Chancellor's Research Fellowship, 2021


October 2020 - Plant Genomes in a Changing Environment Conference

July 2020 - Our UG intern from UCD returns as a Grad Student to UCR

June 2020 - New Publications and Goodbyes 

May 2020 - Recognition for Lab Members! 

January 2020 - Welcome Garo - Garo Ackmakjian joins the lab to begin work on the Plasticity Project 2.0

Farewell Thanin - June 7, 2020

Group Photo, Summer 2019


November 8, 2019 - Julia's Review published in Nature! "Genetic strategies to improve crop yields". Describing how plant science can lead to a more sustainable and productive future for agriculture. With Jane Parker, Lisa Ainsworth, Giles Oldroyd, and Julian Schroeder

September 19,  2019 - Lab research published today in Science! Congrats to Maurico, Germain, and collaborators at Davis and Emory. Evolutionary flexibility in flooding response circuitry in angiosperms. 

September 12, 2019 - Congrats Travis Lee, on your future Plant Cell paper. Travis was a lab PhD student Through June 2018  and is now in the Ecker group at The Salk Institute. Check out Travis' mammoth data set on our Data page.

September 1, 2019 - Lab bids farewell to Postdoc Miguel Lopez who is returning to Spain. Thanks for all your hard work, Miguel! Summer undergraduate students Annalise Gushue, Esperanza Garcia, and Carlee Krann wrap up their hard work.

August 3, 2019 - Lab research presented at Plant Biology 2019 in San Jose, California. Presentations by Alek Kettenburg and Sonja Winte.

June 2, 2019 - International Society of Plant Anaerobiosis. Presentations by Julia and Miguel Lopez. 

May 12, 2019 - Lab research presented at the Keystone symposium, "Climate Change-Linked Stress Tolerance in Plants"  organized by Julian Schroeder (UCSD)  and Julia Bailey-Serres (UCR). Highlights: Resilience from genomic selection and newly defined loci. 

May 6-8, 2019 - Lab research presented  At the Forefront of Plant Research conference in Barcelona, Spain. Press Release. Highlight: Single-cell sequencing providing developmental pseudotime.

April 25, 2019 - Alex B. was accepted to the Cold Spring Harbor Frontiers and Techniques in Plant Science Course.

March 28, 2019 - Welcome back Elaine! Elaine Yeung did her Master's in the lab before going to Utrecht for her PhD followed by a postdoctoral position at Rothamsted Research in the UK.