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May 09, 2013
Salk researchers chart epigenomics of stem cells that mimic early human development

April 29, 2013
Smoke signals: How burning plants tell seeds to rise from the ashes

March 06, 2013
Hidden layer of genome unveils how plants may adapt to environments throughout the world

August 30, 2012
Discovery may help protect crops from stressors

August 07, 2012
Planting the seeds of defense

April 15, 2012
Salk scientists discover how plants grow to escape shade

September 15, 2011
Are genes our destiny?

August 15, 2011
Salk Institute named global leader in plant biology research

July 28, 2011
Scientists take a giant step for people - with plants!

June 16, 2011
Salk scientist Joseph Ecker, appointed as Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Investigator

May 24, 2011
Salk Professor, Joanne Chory, Elected to Royal Society

May 24, 2011
It's not easy being green

February 02, 2011
Cell reprogramming leaves a "footprint" behind

January 31, 2011
Different evolutionary paths lead plants and animals to the same crossroads: tyrosine phosphorylation

February 27, 2009
Light or fight? Scientists discover how plants make tough survival choices

February 10, 2009
Why fruits ripen and flowers die:
Salk scientists discover how key plant hormone is triggered

September 16, 2008
Biologists Identify Genes Controlling Rhythmic Plant Growth

May 15, 2008
Not your grandfather's transcriptome-plant biologists discover unexpected proteins affecting small RNAs

April 17, 2008
Charting the Epigenome

April 03, 2008
A place in the sun

February 07, 2008
Root or shoot? EAR calls the shots

December 27, 2007
New plant study reveals a "deeply hidden" layer of the transcriptome

July 19, 2007
Charting ever-changing genomes

March 29, 2007
All roads lead to GUN1

March 15, 2007
Plant size morphs dramatically as scientists tinker with outer layer

January 25, 2007
National Academy of Sciences honors Joe Ecker with Carty Award

October 12, 2006
Algae provide new clues to cancer

August 31, 2006
In a technical tour de force, Salk scientists take a global view of the epigenome

August 10, 2006
Computational analysis shows that plant hormones often go it alone

June 08, 2006
Salk scientists get to the root of plant cell fate

May 03, 2006
Salk scientists untangle steroid hormone signaling in plants

April 25, 2006
Salk scientist Joe Ecker elected to National Academy of Sciences

November 04, 2005
Salk Institute plant biologist named AAAS Fellow

January 27, 2005
Plant Hormone Discovery Offers Potentially Increased Crop Yield

October 31, 2003
Gene Chip Study Could Lead to New Hybrid Plants

July 31, 2003
Salk Study Advances Understanding of Plant Genes and Their Function

June 18, 2003
Salk Scientists Identify Pathway That Determines When Plants Flower

November 16, 2001
Global Plant Study by Salk Scientists Identifies Light-Adjusting Gene

December 13, 2000
First Plant Genome Sequenced: Salk Scientists Part Of International Effort

December 20, 1999
Plant "DWARF" Gene Found By Salk Scientists