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Plant Molecular Biology

Plant Molecular Biology

An International Journal on Molecular Biology, Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry

Editor-in-Chief: Motoaki Seki

ISSN: 0167-4412 (print version)
ISSN: 1573-5028 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11103

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Editor-in-Chief: 

Motoaki Seki

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RIKEN
1-7-22 Suehiro-cho, Tsurumi-ku, Yokohama 230-0045, Japan
Expertise: abiotic stress adaptation, epigenome, RNA,
peptide, chemical regulation, cassava
http://www.csrs.riken.jp/en/labs/pgnrt/index.html

Editors: 

Andrzej Wierzbicki

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University of Michigan
1105 N. University Ave., Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1085, USA
Expertise: chromatin, epigenetics, small RNA, long non-coding RNA, transcription,
chloroplast genome and its regulation
https://sites.lsa.umich.edu/wierzbicki-lab/

Björn Usadel

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RWTH Aachen University and Forschungszentrum Jülich
Worringer Weg 3, 52076 Aachen, Germany
Expertise: omic data, machine learning, cell walls, Solanacae
https://usadellab.org

Chuanyou Li

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Chinese Academy of Sciences
No. 1 West Beichen Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100101, China
Expertise: tomato, jasmonates, hormone biology, transcriptional regulation, biotic stress
http://www.genetics.ac.cn/lichuanyou

Eric Lam

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Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey
59 Dudley Road, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
Expertise: programmed cell death; stress tolerance; transcription response and chromatin; genomics; duckweed
http://rutgerslamlab.weebly.com/

Eva Benkova

P_A72105_Eva Benkova_95x120
Institute of Science and Technology Austria
Am Campus 1 A-3400 Klosterneuburg
Expertise: hormonal cross-talk, auxin, cytokinin, root system architecture
https://ist.ac.at/research/life-sciences/benkova-group/

Feng QIN

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China Agricultural University
No.2 Yuanmingyuan West Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100193, China
Expertise: abiotic stress response, drought tolerance, transcriptional regulation, natural variation, maize
http://sklppb.cau.edu.cn/SteamseView.asp?ID=35 & SortID=6

Haiyang Wang

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South China Agricultural University
483 Wushan Road, Guangzhou, P.R. China
Expertise: light signaling, Shade avoidance response, crop functional genomics
http://life.scau.edu.cn/2018/0809/c3190a107198/page.htm(in Chinese)

Harsh Chauhan

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Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Roorkee, Uttarakhand India, 247 667
Expertise: abiotic and biotic stress response in cereals, high-temperature stress, transgenic crops, transcriptomics, functional genomics
https://www.iitr.ac.in/departments/BT/pages/People+Harsh_Chauhan.html

Hirokazu Tanaka

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Meiji University
Higashimita 1-1-1, Tama-ku, Kawasaki 214-8571, Japan
Expertise: plant development, plant cell biology, Arabidopsis
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4414-0649

Hongwei Guo

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Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech)
R408, Huiyuan Building #1, 1088 Xueyuan Avenue, Nanshan District,Shenzhen, Guangdong, 518055 China
Expertise: Ethylene signaling, Plant senescence and fruit ripening, RNA decay and gene silencing
https://bio.sustc.edu.cn/en/?p=247

James Murray

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Cardiff University
School of Biosciences, Sir Martin Evans Building, Museum Avenue, Cardiff CF10 3AX, UK
Expertise: cell division, Arabidopsis, chromatin, systems biology, bioluminescence
https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/people/view/81238-murray-jim

Jeffrey Leung

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Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique
Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, UMR1318 INRA-AgroParisTech. INRA Centre de Versailles, Bat. 2, RD10 Route de Saint-Cyr, F-78026 Versailles Cedex, France
Expertise: abiotic stress, hormones (abscisic acid), signaling metabolites, protein phosphorylation, epigenetics
http://www-ijpb.versailles.inra.fr/en/bc/equipes/chrodyno/index.html

Jian Xu

P_A72105_Jian Xu_95x120
National University of Singapore
14 Science Drive 4, Singapore 117557, Singapore
Expertise: Plant regenerative biology, plant stress biology
https://www.rootsprout.com

Jorge Casal

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IFEVA, Universidad de Buenos Aires and CONICET
Facultad de Agronomía, 1417 Buenos Aires, Argentina
Expertise: molecular network and cellular mechanisms involved in plant growth and developmental responses to
their light and temperature environment; phytochrome, cryptochrome, photomorphogenesis,
thermomorphogenesis, shade avoidance.
https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6525-8414

Kentaro Yano

P_A72105_Kentaro Yano_95x120
Meiji University
1-1-1 Higashimita,Tama-ku,Kawasaki-shi,Kanagawa 214-8571,Japan
Expertise: bioinformatics, systems biology, plant breeding, databases
http://bioinf.mind.meiji.ac.jp/lab/

Lieven De Veylder

P_A72105_Lieven De Veylder_95x120
VIB – Ghent University
Technologiepark 71, B-9052 Ghent, Belgium
Expertise: cell cycle, DNA damage, stem cell biology
https://www.psb.ugent.be/cell-cycle

Liming Xiong

P_A72105_Liming Xiong_95x120
Hong Kong Baptist University
Cha Chi-ming Science Tower, Ho Sin Hang Campus, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong, China
Expertise: plant abiotic stress tolerance, gene regulation, mineral nutrition
http://biol.hkbu.edu.hk/?page_id=7539

Linda Hanley-Bowdoin

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North Carolina State University
Campus Box 7651, Raleigh, NC 27695-7651
Expertise: plant virus/host interactions, plant DNA replication, chromatin
https://cals.ncsu.edu/plant-and-microbial-biology/people/lkhanley/

Mary Byrne

P_A72105_Mary Byrne_95x120
The University of Sydney
F22 Life Earth and Environmental Sciences Building, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006
Expertise: developmental biology, genetics, organ patterning, meristem function.
https://sydney.edu.au/science/our-research/research-areas/life-and-environmental-sciences/plant-molecular-genetics-and-developmental-biology-lab.html

Mee-Len Chye

P_A72105_Mee-Len Chye_95x120
University of Hong Kong
School of Biological Sciences, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
Expertise: plant lipid metabolism, lipid transfer proteins, isoprenoids, plant stress tolerance
http://www.biosch.hku.hk/staff/mlc/mlc.html

Misato Ohtani

P_A72105_Misato Ohtani_95x120
The University of Tokyo
5-1-5 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa 277-8561, Japan
Expertise: totipotency, RNA metabolism, cell differentiation, woody biomass, omics analysis
https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5429-3310

Oren Ostersetzer

P_A72105_Oren Ostersetzer_95x120
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Jerusalem 91904. Israel
Expertise: plant organellar gene expression, group II introns splicing, biogenesis of the OXPHOS system
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2197-7729

Pilar Cubas

P_A72105_Pilar Cubas_95x120
Centro Nacional de Biotecnología-CSIC
Darwin 3, Campus UAM, Cantoblanco, 28049, Madrid, Spain
Expertise: plant developmental genetics; transcriptional factors; shoot branching; Arabidopsis; tomato; potato
http://www.cnb.csic.es/index.php/es/investigacion/departamentos-de-investigacion/genetica-molecular-de-plantas/control-genetico-de-los-patrones-de-ramificacion-en-plantas

Rodrigo Gutierrez

P_A72105_Rodrigo Gutierrez_95x120
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
Avda. Libertador Bernardo O’Higgins 340. Santiago. RM. 8331150. Chile
Expertise: nitrate signaling and responses. systems biology. integrative bioinformatics.
http://virtualplant.bio.puc.cl

Rosangela Sozzani

P_A72105_Rosangela Sozzani_95x120
North Carolina State University
112 Derieux Pl, 2552 Tomas Hall, Raleigh, NC, 27695
Expertise: systems biology, computational biology, stem cell biology, mathematical modeling, developmental biology, plant physiology, plant molecular biology
https://harvest.cals.ncsu.edu/sozzani-lab/

Takayuki Tohge

P_A72105_Takayuki Tohge_95x120
Nara Institute of Science and Technology
8916-5 Takayama-cho, Ikoma, Nara 630-0192, Japan
Expertise: secondary metabolism, functional genomics, omics, polymorphism, metabolites
http://bsw3.naist.jp/tohge/?cate=470

Tetsuya Higashiyama

P_A72105_Tetsuya Higashiyama_95x120
Nagoya University/ University of Tokyo
Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya 464-8601, Japan
Expertise: reproduction, cell-to-cell communication, cell biology, live-cell imaging
http://www.itbm.nagoya-u.ac.jp/en/members/t-higashiyama/

Ulrike Mathesius

P_A72105_Ulrike Mathesius_95x120
Australian National University
Canberra ACT 2601, Australia.
Expertise: biological nitrogen fixation, legumes, rhizobia, root-microbe interactions,
root development, nodulation, plant hormones, plant parasitic nematodes
https://biology.anu.edu.au/research/groups/mathesius-group-root-microbe-interactions-symbionts-parasites

Walter Gassmann

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University of Missouri
105 LSC Columbia, MO 65211-7310 USA
Expertise: plant-microbe interactions, plant immunity, signaling, protein-protein interactions,
transcriptional regulation, electrophysiology
https://ipg.missouri.edu/faculty/gassmann.cfm

Youn-Il Park

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Chungnam National University
99 Daehagro, Youseong, Daejon, Korea, 34134
Expertise: photobiology in cyanobacteria, algae, and higher plants, specifically photosynthesis and phytochrome dependent light signaling.
https://cbb.cnu.ac.kr/sbb-professor-youn-il-park/ or http://www.cnuppl.or.kr

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