Topic: Genomics

Plants Grow Bigger and More Vigorously Through Changes in Their Internal Clocks

Nov. 24, 2008

Hybrid plants, like corn, grow bigger and better than their parents because many of their genes for photosynthesis and starch metabolism are more active during the day, report researchers from The University of Texas at Austin in a new study published in the journal Nature.

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Prof recognized for contributions to field

Jan. 10, 2008
Prof recognized for contributions to field

In recognition of past contributions to and future promise in the field of functional genomics and bioinformatics, Professor Edward Marcotte will receive a 2008 Edith and Peter O'Donnell Award from The Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas (TAMEST).

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