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NSF funds $3.4 million grant to improve maize crops

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Sarah Hake and researchers from the Danforth Science Center have been awarded a $3.4 million grant from the National Science Foundation.

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Plant and Microbial Biology Plant Seminar: "STRIPAK, a conserved eukaryotic signaling complex, controls fungal cellular development"

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Oct 18
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Becoming More Productive: Workflow Strategies for Grad Students

Graduate students in the Life and Health Sciences disciplines
Oct 20
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Manish Raizada
Oct 25
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Drive for the Nobel Prize

Oct 31
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International House

Plant and Microbial Biology Plant Seminar: "Reprogramming root cells for AM symbiosis"

Maria Harrison
Nov 1
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