MSU-DOE Plant Research Laboratory

What We Do

We aim to discover how plants and bacteria work at the molecular level in order to improve lives.

Latest News

Science features and faculty and student achievements

FEATURE

Protecting plants from the power of sunlight
Protecting plants from the power of sunlight

Plants, like us, don’t like too much sunlight. The Kramer lab has figured a way to better measure how plants respond to excessive exposure, and the information might help us create more resilient plants.

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Events

Seminars, awards, and social events

Swathi Nadakuduti
Swathi Nadakuduti
April 25, 2017

Monday Seminar Series

Genome wide evaluation of off-targets introduced by genome editing nuclease, CRISPR/Cas9 in diploid potato 

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André C. Velásquez
André C. Velásquez
May 2, 2017

Tuesday Noon Seminar Series

Diverse mechanisms of resistance to Pseudomonas syringae in a thousand natural accessions of Arabidopsis thaliana

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Richard Vierstra
Richard Vierstra
May 8, 2017

Anton Lang Lecture

Research on reengineering phytochromes as a novel strategy to improve agricultural yield and sustainability

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