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There are 24 item(s) tagged with the keyword "Howe Lab".

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Overspending on defense arsenal bankrupts a plant's economy

Can plants defend and grow simultaneously? The answer could help us understand natural ecosystems or help farmers increase yields without increasing dependence on pesticides.

Tags: Howe lab, fundamental research By By Igor Houwat, Qiang Guo, Ian Major
Blazes of light reveal how plants signal danger over long distances

A multi-university study reveals how plant communication systems respond to threats from herbivores. Once wounded, plants use calcium signals to warn distant tissues of future attacks.

Tags: Howe lab, fundamental research By By Eric Hamilton, Igor Houwat, Gregg Howe, Layne Cameron; Banner image by Toyota and Gilroy
Koichi Sugimoto joins Yamaguchi University, Japan, as Assistant Professor

The recent PRL alumnus from the Howe lab will train students, maintain facilities, and teach classes on analytical chemistry and lab equipment usage.

Tags: Howe lab, future scientists By By Igor Houwat
Sheng Yang He and Gregg Howe named 2017 Highly Cited Researchers

Their research ranks among the top 1% most cited works in their fields during the year of publication. He and Howe have made the list three years in a row.

Tags: He lab, Howe lab, awards By Igor Houwat
Gregg Howe earns University Distinguished Professor title

Howe is among ten MSU faculty named University Distinguished Professors in recognition of their achievements in the classroom, laboratory, and community.

Tags: Howe lab, awards By Igor Houwat; Banner image by Harley J Seeley
The ref and the fighter: two sides of plant defense

The Howe lab delves into how defense genes do more than just fight. They also tangle with growth functions.

Tags: Howe lab, fundamental research By By Igor Houwat, Ian Major
Getting first prize at the UURAF: Our 3 winners tell us how

We interview Hope, Michael, and Cassie to find out what drew them to science, what makes them tick, and why they think they did well at the UURAF.

Tags: Kerfeld lab, Benning lab, Howe lab, future scientists By By Igor Houwat; Banner image of UURAF 2017 at the MSU Union, by Trumpie Photography
Gregg Howe awarded Fellow of ASPB Award

The American Society of Plant Biologists award recognizes distinguished and long-term contributions to plant biology and service to the society.

Tags: Howe lab, awards By By Igor Houwat
Howe receives 2017 MSU Innovation Center Award

Dr. Gregg Howe has received the 2017 Innovation of the Year award for research that uncouples the antagonistic relationship between plant growth and defense.

Tags: Howe lab, awards By By Igor Houwat; Banner image by Moonsail North
2016 Kende Award goes to Dr. Marcelo Campos

The Brazilian scientist won the PRL award, which recognizes the best doctoral dissertation in the plant sciences at MSU from the previous two years.

Tags: Howe lab, awards, future scientists By By Igor Houwat

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