SIVB members, William Gordon-Kamm, Ajith Anand, and Pierluigi (Piero) Barone published the paper titled “Efficient Gene Targeting in Maize using Inducible CRISPR-Cas9 and Marker Free Donor Template” in the journal Molecular Plant.

Pierluigi Barone, Emily Wu, Brian Lenderts, Ajith Anand, William Gordon-Kamm, Sergei Svitashev, Sandeep Kumar. Efficient Gene Targeting in Maize using Inducible CRISPR-Cas9 and Marker Free Donor Template. Molecular Plant (2020), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molp.2020.06.008.

Please use the following link to read the abstract: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32574856/

Uddhab Karki (PhD Candidate at Arkansas State University) who recently was awarded the 2020 John S. Song Foundation Award and was named the 3rd place winner in the Plant Biotechnology Student Oral Presentation Competition at the 2020 World Congress on In Vitro Biology, recently published the following two manuscripts:

Zhang, H., Ramsey, A., Xiao, Y., Karki, U., Xie, J., Xu, J., Kelly, T., Ono, S., Zhou, G. (2019). Dynamic phosphorylation and dephosphorylation of CAP1 (Cyclase-Associated Protein 1) by antagonistic signaling through CDK5 and cAMP are critical for the protein functions in actin filament disassembly and cell adhesion. Molecular and Cellular Biology. 40(4).

Please use the following link to read the abstract: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31791978/

Zhang, N., Wright, T., Wang, X., Karki, U., Savary, B.J. and Xu, J. (2019), Engineering ‘designer’ glycomodules for boosting recombinant protein secretion in tobacco hairy root culture and studying hydroxyproline‐O‐glycosylation process in plants. Plant Biotechnology J, 17: 1130-1141. doi:10.1111/pbi.13043

Please use the following link to read the abstract: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6523594/