PMB News

New research identifies plant “sunscreen” protein

New research from Krishna Niyogi sheds light on plant photoprotection mechanisms.

Microorganism in East Bay sludge reveals new CO2 fixation pathway

Israel Figueroa
PMB scientists have identified the first natural example of a pathway for carbon dioxide fixation previously thought to be only synthetically derived.

Matthew Traxler named 2017 Hellman Fellow

Headshot of Matt F. Traxler
The Hellman Fellows Program supports junior faculty research on the ten UC system campuses and at four private institutions.

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