Navigation Links
2009 ASPB Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship award announcement

mentor, Dr. David Hanson, for his encouragement and guidance in my development as a scientist, and for being my inspiration for studying plant biology.

Evan Pratt, Michigan State University Mentor: Susanne Hoffmann-Benning
Characterization of Novel Chloroplast Transporters in the C4 PlantMaize

It is very exciting to be able to continue my research over the summer through SURF. I would like to thank Dr. Hoffmann-Benning for getting me started in plant research and guiding me through the SURF application process. I look forward to learning much more from my research, as well presenting my findings in Montreal at the annual ASPB meeting in 2010.

David Seung, University of Sydney Mentor: Jan Marc
The interaction of abscisic acid and phospholipase D mediated pathways in environmental stress signaling: The role of the cytoskeleton

It is with great honor and excitement that I accept this award. I would like to thank my supervisor Dr. Jan Marc for his encouragement and the ASPB for supporting plant biology education, even at the international level. I am sure this is going to be an invaluable experience and I look forward to embarking on my project!

Shelley Sianta, Colorado State University Mentor: Patricia Bedinger
Analysis of an Emerging Lineage of Wild Tomato

I can't express how grateful and excited I am to be a SURF recipient. My project is evaluating a possible diverging lineage of a marginal population of the wild tomato species, Solanum habrochaites. I will be evaluating trends of reproductive isolation between the marginal population and a central, outcrossing population, and possible genes involved. I can't wait to get my tomatoes out in the field and start my crosses!

Liza Smith, University of Wollongong Mentor: Sharon Robinson
Does UV radiation induce screening compounds in Antarctic Bryophytes?

I am very honored to be a SURF recipient in 2009,

Contact: Katie Engen
American Society of Plant Biologists

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6

Related biology news :

1. Pest management specialist Charles Summers wins prestigious Woodworth Award
2. California study shows shade trees reduce summertime electricity use
3. Winter brings flu, summer brings bacterial infections
4. Summer heat too hot for you? What is comfortable?
5. Female katydids prefer mates cool in winter and hot in summer
6. NASA data link pollution to rainy summer days in the southeast
7. Cornell patents a pink lily look-alike that blooms all summer long
8. Summer-dormant tall fescue grass shows promise for pasture improvements
9. ASPB announces Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship 2007 recipients
10. Invasive Australian jellyfish sighted in Gulf of Mexico in summer 2007
11. UC San Diego senior named Churchill Scholar for extraordinary undergraduate research
Post Your Comments:
(Date:8/21/2014)... including researchers from the University of Georgia recently published the ... journal Science . Their discovery paves the way for ... farming and industry. , Canola is grown across much ... is increasingly cultivated in Georgia. Canola oil used for cooking ... and rich supply of omega-3 fatty acids, but the plant ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... darkness use a previously unknown process for harvesting energy ... by a Penn State University scientist has discovered. The ... improving plant growth, harvesting energy from the Sun, and ... Erie and other lakes worldwide. A paper describing the ... Express edition of the journal Science on ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... aimed at improving the food intake, health and quality ... is among three projects at the University of Waterloo ... Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). , Professor ... at Waterloo, and a Schlegel research chair in nutrition ... investigate why many Canadians living in long-term care homes ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Canola genome sequence reveals evolutionary 'love triangle' 2Hot-spring bacteria reveal ability to use far-red light for photosynthesis 2Hot-spring bacteria reveal ability to use far-red light for photosynthesis 3Grants will fund landmark aging research at Waterloo 2
... system have identified a previously unrecognized set of targets and ... center on discovery of signaling molecules that are major players ... to solid tumor growth. The most notable implication of ... than decade to treat non-Hodgkin,s lymphoma, which is a cancer ...
... News media and others interested in the chemical ... series of American Chemical Society (ACS) Webinars, Professional Growth ... treatment market. The session will feature discussion on the ... regulatory requirements for your company, and new opportunities in ...
... helps animals to recognise others by their smell. Researchers ... vasopressin helps the brain differentiate between familiar and new scents. ... suggests that when the hormone fails to function, animals are ... ability to recognise others by smell is crucial in helping ...
Cached Biology News:New cancer-fighting strategy focuses on signaling molecules 2New cancer-fighting strategy focuses on signaling molecules 3ACS webinar features developments in online water and wastewater monitoring 2Hormone study gives scientists a sense of how animals bond 2
(Date:8/21/2014)... (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Ontotext ... today by Ontotext . Now the same ... analysis of structured and unstructured data is available to ... cost of enterprise technology. Organizations that do not have ... data management can use S4 since there is no ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... SoundConnect , a unified ... one of the nation’s Fastest Growing Private Companies ... 2nd consecutive year. Inc. magazine today ranked SoundConnect ... an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private ... at the most important segment of the economy—America’s ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... RALEIGH, N.C. , Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... clinical research services located in Raleigh, ... Bradford Evans as Vice President of ... Administration, Brad will oversee all corporate processes, including ... to joining Clintrax Global, Brad worked as an ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... history lessons often have it that American Indians largely ... chicken pox, influenza and tuberculosis brought to the New ... vary, about 20 million people lived in the Americas ... them were killed by European diseases., But new research ... University and Johannes Krause of the University of Tubingen ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Ontotext Releases Text Mining & Semantic Technology Running in the Cloud – Welcome to “S4? 2Ontotext Releases Text Mining & Semantic Technology Running in the Cloud – Welcome to “S4? 3Ontotext Releases Text Mining & Semantic Technology Running in the Cloud – Welcome to “S4? 4SoundConnect Returns on Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Companies 2SoundConnect Returns on Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Companies 3Clintrax Global, Inc. Announces Addition to Executive Team 2Unusual discovery leads to fascinating tuberculosis theory 2Unusual discovery leads to fascinating tuberculosis theory 3
... Wis. - The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, ... $50,000 grant to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee ... Wisconsin agricultural and forestry products. , ,The research ... engineering at UWM, is designed to strengthen the state's ...
... - So, it has come to this: A degree ... vote in Wisconsin's Nov. 7 elections. , ,Or perhaps it ... and counter-claims swirling around the "wedge issue" of human embryonic ... doctoral degree by fall, here are a few frequently asked ...
... Milwaukee, Wis. - Following a quarterly net loss of ... manufacturer of motion technology products, said the company is focused ... quarter 2007 results, CFO Tom Jansen highlighted increased quarterly sales ... and end-markets, but there was no getting around a quarterly ...
Cached Biology Technology:UWM receives state funding for plastics research 2Fact and friction: Putting election-year stem cell claims under the microscope 2Fact and friction: Putting election-year stem cell claims under the microscope 3Fact and friction: Putting election-year stem cell claims under the microscope 4Rexnord to slash debt after quarterly loss 2
Screening test for the detection of Salmonella sp. by means of DNA amplification, subsequent molecular hybridization and detection on a microtitre plate....
... 10X PCR Enhancer (with betaine) substantially ... sensitivity and specificity for amplification of ... Enhancer in PCR eliminates the base-pair ... enzyme?s thermal stability, suppresses pauses of ...
... be used with all 96-well ... stacking of covered plates ... with automated systems ... are available for use with ...
Designed for use with all 96-well SPRI reagent kits. Used with round bottom 96-well microplates, and 96-well thermal cycling plates....
Biology Products: