Celebrating 30 Years of Excellence

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PMB News

2020 PMB Faculty Retirements

Headshots of Patricia Zambryski and Norman Terry.
Rausser College congratulates professors Norman Terry and Patricia Zambryski on their retirement.

Megaphages harbor mini-Cas proteins ideal for gene editing

In the article, graduate student Basem Al-Shayeb comments on the discovery of the new proteins.

Career Snapshot: Conversation with Edgar Moctezuma

Edgar Moctezuma at SACNAS UMD Chapter presentation
Moctezuma, an instructor at the University of Maryland, received his PhD from the Department of Plant and Microbial Biology.

Celebrating 30 Years of Excellence

PMB 30th Anniversary - Special Event Series
Save the date… June 12 from noon - 1pm (PST) for the inaugural talk.


Upcoming Events

Plant and Microbial Biology Seminar

N. Cecilia Martinez-Gomez
Sep 2
12 - 1 p.m.
Zoom Link

Plant and Microbial Biology: Buchanan Lecture

Patrick Keeling
Sep 9
12 - 1 p.m.
Zoom Link
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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....