Planter’s Punch

Two or more rows per spike and shoot branching (tillering) control yield in barley

Under the heading Planter’s Punch we present each month one special aspect of the CEPLAS research programme.
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3-year Ph.D. position at the Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne


Latest publications

  • de Vries S, Kloesges T, Rose LE (2015) Evolutionarily dynamic, but robust, targeting of resistance genes by the miR482/2118 gene family in the Solanaceae. Genome biology and evolution. [Abstract]

  • Mulki MA, von Korff M (2015) CONSTANS controls floral repression by upregulating VERNALIZATION 2 (Vrn-H2) in barley. Plant physiology. [Abstract]

  • Abdallah HB, Bauer P (2016) Quantitative Reverse Transcription-qPCR-Based Gene Expression Analysis in Plants. Methods in molecular biology 1363:9-24. [Abstract]



Fri, 27 Nov 2015


  • James Leebens-Mack, University of Georgia
  • Sanjib Kumar Panda, Assam University

Time: 2-4 pm

Location: Cologne

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Visit by the iGEM team SpaceMoss

Fri, 4 Dec 2015

Team SpaceMoss

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