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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Caminos de la Ciencia

Dr. Javier A. Ceja-Navarro
Feb 24
1 - 3:15 p.m.
Kapor Center for Social Impact

PMB Special Seminar: "Gating Plant Immunity and Death at the Nuclear Boundary"

Yangnan Gu
Feb 26
11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Energy Biosciences Building

Dr. Mingfu Shao, Department of Computational Biology, Carnegie Mellon University

Feb 26
4 - 5 p.m.
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Center for ComputationalDr. Mingfu Shao, School of Computer and Communications, Carnegie Mellon University

Feb 26
4 - 5 p.m.
Soda Hall

Plant and Microbial Biology Plant Seminar

Feb 28
Barker Hall


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