Plant Sciences faculty
- David W. Emerich
Enzymology, physiology and genomics of biological nitrogen fixation and related metabolic activities.
- William R. Folk
Gene expression and replication; plant nutritive improvement and medical uses.
- Thomas Guilfoyle
Transcriptional control by auxins in plants; plant RNA polymerases.
- Gretchen Hagen
Control of gene expression by plant growth regulators.
- Antje Heese
Characterizing the role of vesicular trafficking components in plant innate immunity; PAMP-triggered immune responses; flg22-induced trafficking of FLS2.
- Xiao Heng
NMR investigations of RNA structures, particularly from Hepatitis C and HIV-1, and their roles in regulation.
- Abraham J. Koo
Study of small signaling molecule-mediated defense responses against biotic stress and lipid metabolism in plant.
- Bruce A. McClure
Cell-cell interactions in pollen recognition and rejection.
- Jan A. Miernyk
Protein targeting and folding in plants, organelle biogenesis, posttranslational modifications.
- Scott C. Peck
Proteomics of protein phosphorylation and protein kinases; signaling and secretion during host-pathogen interactions; proteomics of drought stress responses.
- Joseph C. Polacco
Nitrogen and nitric oxide metabolism in plants.
- Douglas D. Randall
Metabolism, signal transduction, protein kinases and phosphorylated proteins in plants.
- Gary Stacey
Functional genomics of plant-microbe interactions and plant development.
- Jay J. Thelen
Proteomics and phosphoproteomics of seed development and metabolism in oilseeds.
- Steven R. Van Doren
Structural biology: NMR investigations of protein structure, dynamics and protein-protein interactions, particularly proteins important in inflammatory diseases.
- Tommi White
Consultation of microscopy methods
- Shuqun Zhang
MAP kinases and signaling in plant defense responses.