Planter’s Punch

Auxin and light shape the leaf for efficient photosynthesis

Under the heading Planter’s Punch we present each month one special aspect of the CEPLAS research programme.

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Open positions

PhD position in the field of plant-fungal interaction at the University of Cologne


Latest publications

  • Pick TR & Weber APM (2014) Unknown components of the plastidial permeome. Frontiers in plant science 5. [Abstract]

  • Pallakies H & Simon R (2014) The CLE40 and CRN/CLV2 signaling pathways antagonistically control root meristem growth in Arabidopsis. Molecular plant. [Abstract]

  • Külahoglu C, Denton AK, Sommer M, Mass J, Schliesky S, Wrobel TJ, Berckmans B, Gongora-Castillo E, Buell CR, Simon R, De Veylder L, Bräutigam A, & Weber AP (2014) Comparative Transcriptome Atlases Reveal Altered Gene Expression Modules between Two Cleomaceae C3 and C4 Plant Species. The Plant cell. [Abstract]


Young Researchers Retreat 2014

Mon, 29 Sep 2014

Retreat at Physikzentrum Bad Honnef

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CEPLAS Friday and General Assembly

Fri, 24 Oct 2014


  • Jane Parker
  • Martin Lercher

Time: 2-4 pm

Location: Heinrich Heine University

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Fri, 28 Nov 2014


  • Miltos Tsiantis
  • Meike Burow

Time: 2-4 pm

Location: MPIPZ

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