Thursday, October 8, 2009

Upcoming Talks

I will be giving 3 public talks in October:

1. Tuesday, October 20th, Plant Lunch Seminar.
Rm 212 McDonnell Hall, Washington University.
How Plants Alter their Elemental Composition to Adapt to Different Soil Environments

2. Integrating Web 2.0 Tools Into the Lab
A workshop as part of the IPMB meeting.
Wednesday, Oct 28th, 6pm. Location:TBD

3. As part of the Thursday, Oct. 29th morning IPMB session on Abiotic Stress I "water, salts, minerals", I will be giving a talk on combining association mapping with ionomics to identify genes important for stress tolerance.

Friday, October 2, 2009

FPT paper accepted

We just found out that our paper "The ferroportin metal efflux proteins function in iron and cobalt homeostasis" has been accepted in Plant Cell!

The full Author list is......

Joe Morrissey, Ivan R. Baxter, Joohyun Lee, Liangtao Li, Brett Lahner, Natasha Grotz, Jerry Kaplan, David E. Salt and Mary Lou Guerinota