PMB News

Arash Komeili Named Bakar Fellow

Arash Komeili smiling in front of a yellow background.

Professor Arash Komeili has joined the ranks of the Bakar Fellows, a program that provides five years of funding for faculty whose STEM innovations can become commercial products that stimulate California's economy.

Adviser Q&A: Rocío Sanchez

Get to know Rocio Sanchez, graduate adviser in PMB!

2019 PMB faculty retirements

Steven Lindow and Peter Quail smiling in separate photos.
The department recognizes Steven Lindow and Peter Quail on their retirement.

Upcoming Events

Plant and Microbial Biology Seminar: "CRISPR-guided insights into the physiology and evolution of methanogenic archaea"

Dipti Nayak
Aug 28
12 - 1 p.m.
Barker Hall

BUCHANAN ENDOWED LECTURE: "Discovery and Engineering of Plant Chemistry for Plant and Human Health"

Elizabeth Sattely
Sep 4
12 - 1 p.m.
Barker Hall

Plant and Microbial Biology Seminar: "Tapping cyanobacterial potential as an alternative carbohydrate feedstock: design of modular, light-driven microbial consortia"

Daniel Ducat
Sep 11
12 - 1 p.m.
Barker Hall

Plant and Microbial Biology Seminar: "Milkweeds and mustards: a tale of two toxins"

Noah Whiteman
Sep 18
12 - 1 p.m.
Barker Hall

Plant and Microbial Biology Seminar: "Receptor networks underpin plant immunity"

Sophien Kamoun
Sep 25
12 - 1 p.m.
Barker Hall
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CLEAR Project

In 2015 with funds from the UC Office of the President’s Global Food Initiative , Lemaux initiated, with UC Davis and UC San Diego....