People

Dr. Thomas Brutnell, Principal Investigator, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
Expertise: RNA-seq, density response, Setaria transformation

Project Personnel:
Hui Jiang, Senior Research Associate
Sankalpi Warnasooriya, Postdoctoral Associate
Pu Huang, Postdoctoral Associate, Bioinformatics
Dustin Mayfield-Jones, Senior Laboratory Technician
Kimberly Maxson-Stein, Senior Laboratory Technician
Xiaoping Li, Laboratory Technician

Dr. Ivan Baxter, Co-Principal Investigator, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
Expertise: QTL analysis, ionomics

Project personnel:
Max Feldman, Postdoctoral Associate
Jennifer Hard, Technician
Janna Hutchinson, Technician
Kim Green, Technician
Derrick Smith, Undergraduate Intern

Dr. Asaph Cousins, Co-Principal Investigator, Washington State University
Expertise: C4 Photosynthesis, carbon-isotope exchange

Project personnel:
Patrick Ellsworth, Postdoctoral Associate
Patricia Ellsworth, Postdoctoral Associate

 

Dr. Jose Dinneny, Co-Principal Investigator, Carnegie Institution for Science
Expertise: Root developmental biology, abiotic response, cell-specific gene expression

Project personnel:
Jose Sebastian, Postdoctoral Associate
M.C. Yee, Lab Manager

Dr. Andrew Leakey, Co-Principal Investigator, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Expertise: Field crop physiology, drought response

Project personnel:
Rachel Paul, Graduate Student
Darshi Banan, Graduate Student

Dr. Insuk Lee, Collaborator, Yonsei University, Korea
Expertise: Computational biology, gene networks

Dr. Todd Mockler, Co-Principal Investigator, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
Expertise: RNA-seq, high-throughput screens

Project personnel:
Malia Gehan, Postdoctoral Associate
Tracy Hummel, Research Assistant

Dr. Hector Quemada, Senior Personnel, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
Expertise: Transgene risk assessment and gene flow

Dr. Seung Yon (Sue) Rhee, Co-Principal Investigator, Carnegie Institution for Science
Expertise: Metabolic networks, computational biology, stress systems biology

Project personnel:
Jue Fan, Postdoctoral Associate
Taehyong Kim, Postdoctoral Associate

Dr. Dan Voytas, Co-Principal Investigator, University of Minnesota
Expertise: Gene replacement technologies

Project personnel:
Tomas Cermak, Postdoctoral Associate