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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

A Subset of Ubiquitin-Conjugating Enzymes is Essential for Plant Immunity.

Zhou, B., Mural, R.V., Chen, X., Oates, M.E., Connor, R.A., Martin, G.B., Gough, J. and Zeng, L.

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Saturday, April 22, 2017

Chloroviruses Have a Sweet Tooth

James L. Van Etten 1,*, Irina Agarkova 1, David D. Dunigan 1, Michela Tonetti 2, Cristina De Castro 3 and Garry A.

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Structure of the N-glycans from the chlorovirus NE-JV-1

Immacolata Speciale, Irina Agarkova, Garry A. Duncan, James L. Van Etten, Cristina De Castro

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Sunday, January 15, 2017

Characterization of a new Chlorovirus type with permissive and non-permissive features on phylogenetically related strains.

Quispe, C.F., Esmael, A., Sonderman, O., McQuinn, M., Agarkova, I., Battah, M., Duncan, G.A., Dunigan, D.D., Smith, T.P.L., De Castro, C., Speciale, I., Ma, F., Van Etten, J.L.

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Monday, January 2, 2017

Conversion of an instantaneous activating K+ channel into a slow activating inward rectifier

Baumeister, D., Hertel, B., Schroeder, I., Gazzarrini S., Kast, S.M., Van Etten, J.L., Moroni, A., Thiel, G. 

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Dalton Hegeholz awarded from the Nebraska Academy of Science

Dalton Hegeholz (Undergraduate student in Hernan Garcia Ruiz’s lab) named Outstanding undergraduate research in Biology award from the Nebraska Academy of Science and the University of Nebraska Medical Center. 

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Lauren Segal awarded for UNL 2017 Spring Research Fair

Lauren Segal, doctoral student, Plant Pathology wins the UNL 2017 Spring Research Fair award for her poster titled

"The Magnaporthe oryzae RSR1 Gene Regulates Fungal Antioxidation and is Essential for Host ROS Neutralization During Rice Cell Invasion" 

2017 Graduate Poster Session Award Winners will receive a $400 travel grant to present their research at a regional or national conference.

Congratulations! 

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Saturday, April 1, 2017

Control of white mold of dry bean and residual activity of fungicides applied by chemigation

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Friday, April 28, 2017

Species Delimitation and Description of Mesocriconema nebraskense n. sp. (Nematode: Criconematidae), a Morphologically Cryptic, Parthenogenetic Species from North American Grasslands

The research includes the description of a new species of plant parasitic nematode Mesocriconema nebraskense.  The research is also an analysis of a group of plant parasitic nematodes that exhibit high levels of diversity in tall grass prairies, but lack diversity in degraded grasslands. 

Title:  “Species Delimitation and Description of Mesocriconema nebraskense n. sp. (Nematode: Criconematidae), a Morphologically Cryptic, Parthenogenetic Species from North American Grasslands”.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Grants Recived: Dr. Sydney Everhart

USDA funded the proposal “Optimizing Cropping Systems for Resilience to Stress: The Role of Maturity Group Selection and Cover Crops on Yield, Weeds, Insects and Microbes” that is a collaborative project between C. Proctor, M. Drewnoski, R. Elmore, S. Everhart, A. McMechan, J. Parsons, D. Redfearn and R. Werle. Amount: $461,187.

Congratulations! 

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