Date : November 29- December 2, 2017 (Wednesday-Saturday)

Venue : International Conference Room, Humanities and Social Sciences Building



 

Dr. Ming-Hsiun Hsieh’s laboratory reported that glutamate might function as a signaling molecule to regulate gene expression in addition to its role as a metabolic fuel in rice. Glutamate is a...



 

Iron (Fe) and phosphorus (P), the latter taken up by plants as phosphate (Pi), are two essential nutrients that determine species distribution and often limit crop yield due to their low...



 

Roots are the frontier of plant body to perceive underground environmental change. ER stress response represents circumvention of cellular stress caused by various environmental changes; however,...



 

Game theory was first introduced into economy to describe in a market; how intelligent players interact with each other to acquire their ultimate benefits. Evolutionary game theory was later...



 

Erh-Min Lai’s group recently published an invited preview article (Yu and Lai, 2017) highlighting a recent advance about the warfare between host immunity and bacterial protein secretion systems....



 

Plant growth is coordinated with environmental factors including water availability during drought.  Microtubules influence cell expansion; however, the mechanisms by which environmental signals...



 

Bisulfite sequencing (BS-seq) has become a standard technology to profile genome-wide DNA methylation at single-base resolution. It allows researchers to conduct genome-wise cytosine methylation...