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Danforth Center Hosts the 18th Annual Fall Symposium “Genetics and Genomics of Crop Improvement”
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Plant science has the potential to generate discoveries that can yield more food and energy for people while preserving our planet’s environment. 
Danforth Center Hosts the 18th Annual Fall Symposium “Genetics and Genomics of Crop Improvement”, Last week, the Danforth Center hosted nearly 300 attendees for the 18th annual Fall Symposium focused on genetics and genomics approaches to enhance crop productivity. Over the next 40 years, we, to remarkable advances in genomic technologies coupled with genetics, breeding, agronomics and detailed, of Missouri and co-host of the event. “This combination of genetics and genomics in agriculture promises
(Genetics Society of America) On the origin of germ cells
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This system offers a unique opportunity to explore the early evolution of germ cells.
(Genetics Society of America) On the origin of germ cells, Genes to Genomes features research by Gavriel Matt from Jim Umen’s lab on the green alga, Volvox carteri READ MORE, (Collection), (Collection)
(The Node) The people behind the papers – Sa Geng & James Umen
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We caught up with the author of a new paper in Development, exploring the genetics of the process in Volvox, to hear the story behind the work.
(The Node) The people behind the papers – Sa Geng & James Umen, We caught up with the author of a new paper in Development, exploring the genetics of the process in Volvox, to hear the story behind the work. READ MORE, (Collection), (Collection)
(SciTech Now) SciTech Now Explores the Impact of the William H. Danforth Wing
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The Danforth Plant Science Center is growing. Its new wing has space for 100 more scientists and the kind of technology that is changing how plant science is done.
(SciTech Now) SciTech Now Explores the Impact of the William H. Danforth Wing, The Danforth Plant Science Center is growing. Its new wing has space for 100 more scientists and the kind of technology that is changing how plant science is done. The field of epigenetics is challenging accepted ideas about genetics. Can our behavior influence our genes? Read the article and watch the video here. , (Collection), (Collection)
(St. Louis Business Journal) Indian Agtech Company to Open U.S. Headquarters in St. Louis
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Lacgene Technologies will establish its U.S. headquarters at the Helix Center Biotech Incubator.
(St. Louis Business Journal) Indian Agtech Company to Open U.S. Headquarters in St. Louis, Lacgene Technologies, an Indian agtech company that uses nanotechnology and genetics to help farmers, will establish its U.S. headquarters at the Helix Center Biotech Incubator in Creve Coeur. A formal announcement is expected before the end of the year. In St. Louis, the company will operate under the name Blue Orb Solutions and create 30 new jobs. Blue Orb will begin operating here in January
(People Behind the Science) Dr. Blake Meyers: Researching RNA Regulation of Reproduction in Plants
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The focus of Blake’s research is on small RNAs in plants. His lab studies how RNAs are used to regulate the complex machinery of cells, particularly in the context of plant reproductive biology.
(People Behind the Science) Dr. Blake Meyers: Researching RNA Regulation of Reproduction in Plants, Dr. Blake Meyers is a Member Principal Investigator at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center and a Professor in the Division of Plant Sciences at the University of Missouri. He received a B.A. in Biology from the University of Chicago, and went on to receive his MS and PhD in Genetics from the University of California, Davis. Afterwards, Blake completed postdoctoral fellowships at Dupont
Cutting Edge Plant Technology Inspires the Danforth Center's Fall Symposium
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The event will focus on Genetics and Genomics approaches to enhance crop productivity.
. The three-day event’s theme of this year is Genetics and Genomics of Crop Improvement. This area, on various aspects of translational research that leverage genetics and genomics approaches to enhance crop, in these areas will be highlighted in the context of recent advances in quantitative genetics, genomic, years, due to remarkable advances in genomic technologies coupled with genetics, breeding, Sciences, University of Missouri and co-host of the event. “This combination of genetics and genomics
(St. Louis Public Radio) Danforth Science Center Researches Indigo Plant Genes to Make Denim Jeans More Eco-friendly
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The project aims to produce 26,000 acres of indigo crops by 2021 to meet market demand and become cost-competitive with synthetic indigo dye products.
this improved understanding of the genetics," said Sarah Bellos, CEO of Stony Creek Colors. Read the full
Meet 13th Annual Fall Symposium Speaker: Dr. Jonathan Jones
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Dr. Jones will be speaking during the Danforth Center's Fall Symposium on Wednesday, September 28 on the topic, "Insights into host/pathogen interactions derived from analysis of pathogen genomes." Dr. Jones received his Ph.D. in plant genetics, was ...
Meet 13th Annual Fall Symposium Speaker: Dr. Jonathan Jones, Dr. Jones will be speaking during the Danforth Center's Fall Symposium on Wednesday, September 28 on the topic, "Insights into host/pathogen interactions derived from analysis of pathogen genomes." Dr. Jones received his Ph.D. in plant genetics, was a postdoc with Fred Ausubel working on symbiotic nitrogen fixation, and then worked at AGS, a startup agbiotech company. In 1988, he returned to the United Kingdom to The Sainsbury
Meet 13th Annual Fall Symposium Speakers
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Dr. Johanna Schmitt, Stephen T. Olney Professor of Natural History, Professor of Biology and Environmental Studies Director, Environmental Change Initiative, Brown University will be speaking at the Danforth Center’s Fall Symposium on Thursday, Sept ...
2011. Dr. Borevitz focuses on genetics of local adaptation in plants, genetic variation, studies in "Prairie Ecosystems". He currently serves as the academic editor for Genetics and PLoSONE