Congratulations, Dr. William Ho!

William received a magna cum laude for his dissertation and public defence of “Structural and Functional Analysis of FLOWERING LOCUS T in Arabidopsis thaliana”… Read the rest

In PLoS: A miRNA network regulating flower maturation

Rubio-Somoza I, Weigel D (2013)

Coordination of Flower Maturation by a Regulatory Circuit of Three MicroRNAs.

PLoS Genet 9(3): e1003374. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1003374

The development of multicellular organisms relies on interconnected genetic programs that control progression through their life cycle. MicroRNRubio-Somoza I, … Read the rest

WeigelWorld most highly cited plant lab in Europe

According to the Labtimes, WeigelWorld leads Europe in citation rankings for papers published 2005-2011.

An important contributor was our gene expression atlas paper published in 2005.Click  here for more details Read the rest

In PLoS Genet: Autoimmunity caused by ACD6 alleles

Activation of the Arabidopsis thaliana Immune System by Combinations of Common ACD6 Alleles

Marco Todesco, Sang-Tae Kim, Eunyoung Chae, Kirsten Bomblies, Maricris Zaidem, Lisa M. Smith, Detlef Weigel, Roosa A. E. Laitinen

PLoS Genet 10, e1004459

A fundamental question in … Read the rest