Best Biochemist: Ethylene
This post was on my old PhD blog. It was originally published on 10/22/15
Species Spotlight: Mighty Titan
This is a post from my old PhD blog. It was originally published on 8/26/15
This is a post from my old PhD blog. It was originally published 7/4/15
This post was on my PhD blog. It was originally published on 6/22/15
One of my professors once said (ok I lied, he actually says this all the time), “Plants are the world’s best biochemists.” And it is very true. Plants produce thousands of different types of phytochemicals, including pigments, toxins, hormones, signaling molecules, the list goes on and on. This is going to be the first in a series called “Best Biochemists” where I’ll highlight different plant produced chemicals. Today’s post is going to scratch the surface of the beautifully colored carotenoids.
Species Spotlight: Giant Kelp
This is an old post from my PhD blog. It was originally posted on 6/8/15
Species Spotlight Yellow Oxtail
This is a post from my old PhD blog. It was first posted on 5/26/15
Thoughts about teaching and research from an Assistant Professor at a small liberal arts college in Indiana.