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NEWS

 

2014

Nitric oxide and reactive oxygen species regulate systemic acquired resistance
http://news.ca.uky.edu/article/kachroos%E2%80%99-labs-make-discovery-plant-disease-resistance

2013

RNA silencing components function in race-specific resistance
http://southeastfarmpress.com/soybeans/kentucky-researchers-identify-key-component-plant-disease-resistance
http://news.ca.uky.edu/article/uk-researchers-identify-key-component-plant-disease-resistance

2011

Breakthrough for Bidisha Chanda and Ye Xia
http://www.ismpminet.org/newsletter/pdf/1102.pdf

Kachroo labs identify G3P as a mobile inducer of systemic immunity
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/03/110328101609.htm
http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2011-03/uok-krf032811.php
http://news.ca.uky.edu/article/uk-researchers-find-key-plant-disease-resistance


2010

BPMV-related research featured in the Kentucky Soybean Sentinel
http://www.kysoy.org/scoop/Fall%20Sentinel-proof2010.pdf

 

OUTREACH

GEMS: Girls in Engineering Math and Science (Girl Scouts program)
We offer hands-on workshops in plant molecular biology at the annual GEMS event

KYSS: KY Youth Science Summit
We put up exhibits and offer hands-on workshops in the field of plant pathology at the annual Lexington KYSS event.

Lab Visits
We host middle and upper elementary students from local schools for laboratory demonstrations.

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