Our paper on the N. glauca (tobacco tree) genome sequence is now online on BioRxiv: https://www.biorxiv.org/content/early/2018/06/20/351429. The project was a collaboration with several partners in the the MultiBioPro consortium.
Ghaz just got his fellowship renewed for another 18 months via the FNS. Congrats!!
Our recent paper with the Mansfield and Samuels labs was nicely highlighted by Candace Haigler in PNAS: http://www.pnas.org.ezp.lib.unimelb.edu.au/content/early/2018/06/15/1808423115
Our recent PNAS article is covered via a Pursuit article at UoM https://pursuit.unimelb.edu.au/articles/finding-the-building-blocks-of-wood
Our paper with the Mansfield and Samuels lab on primary vs secondary wall CESAs during trans-differentiation is now online in PNAS http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2018/06/04/1802113115
Jana Verbancic was awarded the Megan Klemm Postgraduate Research Award for 2018. Congrats!!!
Mike Ogden was selected to go to the Merck Innovation Cup Summer Camp 2018, and was also awarded the John S Turner Postgraduate Scholarship for 2018. Congrats!!!
Marc Somssich has compiled an interesting history of Arabidopsis as our favourite research tool. You can read the story here: https://peerj.com/preprints/26931/
Cogratulations to Pawel Gluza who just got awarded the Norma Hilda Schuster scholarship!!
Our paper on the coordination between primary and secondary wall CESAs with the labs of Shawn Mansfield and Lacey Samuels has now been accepted in PNAS
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