Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Award

Collaborative project on disease resistance gene diversity funded

The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation awarded $2.3M to the Two Blades Foundation (2Blades), a charitable organization that supports the development of durable disease resistance in crop plants and their deployment in … Read the rest

Farewell to Chang and Silvio

We’re saying goodbye to Chang and Silvio and wish them all the best for their personal and scientific future!

Chang moved over to the other side of the hill, and just started his own group at the Center for Plant Read the rest

Congratulations, Dr. Subhashini Muralidharan!

Subu successfully defended per PhD thesis today!

Its title: ‘Causes and Consequences of Hybrid Incompatibilities in Arabidopsis thaliana’

Congratulations, Subu!


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Mendel Medal of the Leopoldina

The German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina bestows the Mendel Medal upon Detlef Weigel

The Leopoldina honors his outstanding achievements in the fields of developmental and evolutionary genetics. Weigel has received the Mendel Medal on September 18, 2015, at the … Read the rest