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X-ray Imaging in Plant Biology: Seeing the Unseen
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/roots-shoots-blog/blog-item/x-ray-imaging-in-plant-biology-seeing-the-unseen
Keith Duncan, a research scientist in Chris Topp's lab, was recently featured on A Scientist Walks into a Bar, a podcast from Science on Tap and Via Productions. Listen to the podcast to hear him discuss x-ray imaging in plant biology.
X-ray Imaging in Plant Biology: Seeing the Unseen, Keith Duncan, a research scientist in Chris, Productions. Listen to the podcast to hear him discuss x-ray imaging in plant biology and how he, through plant science. Click here to listen to the full podcast episode, X-ray Imaging in Plant, the episode. ~4:44 3D X-ray tomography scan of a watch ~7:30 Large scale high resolution x-ray tomography (XRT) instrument in Chris Topp's lab at the Danforth
(Illinois Farmer Today) Ag research responds to current issues, future needs
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/in-the-news/in-the-news-item/(illinois-farmer-today)-ag-research-responds-to-current-issues-future-needs
Illinois Farmer Today spoke to principal investigator Chris Topp to discuss the industrial-scale X-ray Computed Tomography system that his lab utilizes to study roots.
(Illinois Farmer Today) Ag research responds to current issues, future needs, Illinois Farmer Today spoke to principal investigator Chris Topp to discuss the industrial-scale X-ray Computed Tomography system that his lab utilizes to study roots. READ MORE, (Collection), (Collection)
Unique Imaging Platform to Advance Research on the Development of Roots
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/roots-shoots-blog/blog-item/unique-imaging-platform-to-advance-research-on-the-development-of-roots
The new system is the first of its kind dedicated to plant science in the U.S. academic research sector and can provide accelerated insight into what affects plant growth.
in the Topp Lab. Duncan also serves as the manager of the new industrial-scale X-ray Computed Tomography (X-ray CT) system at the Danforth Plant Science Center that is advancing the information available, over the X-ray conditions and will allow us to gather structural data on any object we put, and ocean ecosystems. “X-ray imaging has been a mainstay in medical and industrial research, member of the Danforth Center and principal investigator for the project. “The X-ray CT system
Drawn to St Louis – Westward Expansion to the Center of Plant Science
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/roots-shoots-blog/blog-item/drawn-to-st-louis-westward-expansion-to-the-center-of-plant-science
Keith Duncan, research scientist in Chris Topp’s laboratory, responsible for operation and management of the new X-ray CT imaging system.
as a technician to operate the new the new industrial-scale X-ray Computed Tomography (X-ray CT, of the Danforth Center’s new X-ray CT system. This technology uses non-destructive imaging to reveal, Louis at exactly the same time as the X-ray CT system (the instrument was actually being installed, BioSciences Corporation, a major collaboration partner on the X-ray CT system, examining the root, using X-ray CT imaging have included cassava, sorghum, tomato, grape, and other crops
(HispanicBusiness.com) WUSTL engineers to study process of moving iron from soil into plants
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/in-the-news/in-the-news-item/(hispanicbusiness.com)-wustl-engineers-to-study-process-of-moving-iron-from-soil-into-plants
Two Washington University investigators are combining forces with  Ivan Baxter, PhD, USDA research scientist at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center among others to study process of moving iron from soil into plants.
on sabbatical in early 2014. The team will use a technique called scanning transmission X-ray microscopy, . STXM uses a high-powered X-ray beam focused to about 30 nanometers, providing the researchers, focused X-rays and is only available at a few places in the United States,” Giammar says. “With STXM
Danforth Plant Science Center and Valent BioSciences will Collaborate in Unique Root Science Initiative
https://www.danforthcenter.org/scientists-research/principal-investigators/chris-topp/lab-news/danforth-plant-science-center-and-valent-biosciences-will-collaborate-in-unique-root-science-initiative
Master Agreement will focus on improving agriculture with non-destructive imaging technology for root growth dynamics.
. The NSF and VBC agreements will jointly fund a large-scale X-ray imaging system for non-invasive root, growth in soil, another utility of X-ray imaging is that it can be used to image and measure, dimensional slices of the X-ray CT reconstruction are shown along 2-planes that highlight, crown that has been excavated with a shovel and imaged using X-ray Computed Tomography (XRT or X-ray
Governor Showcases Strategic the Region’s Ag Innovation Ecosystem During Visit of Israeli Ambassador to the U.S.
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/roots-shoots-blog/blog-item/governor-showcases-strategic-the-region-s-ag-innovation-ecosystem-during-visit-of-u.s.-ambassador-to-israel
Danforth Center and BRDG Park offers a competitive advantage when recruiting high quality companies to St. Louis. 
an overview of the Field-Base Gantry Technology and Chris Topp, Ph.D., Danforth Center demonstrated X-Ray
Venture Café Night: 39°N TOMORROW
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/roots-shoots-blog/blog-item/venture-café-night-39-n-tomorrow
Join us as creativity and science collide with interactive displays and much more.
, research scientist and manager of the new industrial-scale X-ray Computed Tomography in the Topp Lab
Critical Knowledge about Opium’s Atomic Structure discovered by Danforth Center Researchers
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/roots-shoots-blog/blog-item/Critical-Knowledge-about-Opium’s-Atomic-Structure-discovered-by-Danforth-Center-Researchers
Danforth Center finding key to the development of plant-based pharmaceuticals ST. LOUIS, MO January 17, 2011— The opium poppy, one of mankind’s oldest medicinal plants, serves today as the commercial source of the powerful analgesic morphine, fr ...
a technique called X-ray crystallography to find the locations of all of the atoms in this enzyme
Researchers Demonstrate Green Tea Compound is Effective in Treating Genetic Disorder and Two Types of Tumors
https://www.danforthcenter.org/news-media/news-releases/news-item/Researchers-Demonstrate-Green-Tea-Compound-is-Effective-in-Treating-Genetic-Disorder-and-Two-Types-of-Tumors
ST. LOUIS, MO, August 15, 2011—A compound found in green tea shows great promise for the development of drugs to treat two types of tumors and a deadly congenital disease.  The discovery is the result of research led by Principal Investigator, Dr. Th ...
and when the green tea compounds were administered orally. The Smith lab also used X-ray crystallography