Journal Club

PlantMolBiol Journal Club is a joint initiative of Matton’s, Morse’s, Rivoal’s, Routier’s, and Kierzkowski’s Labs. It is held bi-weekly on Tuesdays at noon in room D.362 (IRBV administration building).


Paula Belska (June 20th, 2018)

Title: “Plant stem cell size regulation – the case of the Arabidopsis thaliana apical meristem” (Master project presentation).

Zoe Griesser (September 4th, 2018)

Title: “Development of organs in non-vascular plants” (Master project presentation)

Constance le Gloanec (September 18th, 2018)

Title: “Design and preparation of transgenic plants to study organ development” (Master project presentation)

David Morse (October 2nd, 2018)

Article: Farrell et al., 2018 “Single-cell reconstruction of developmental trajectories during zebrafish embryogenesis“. Science 360, 979 (PDF).

Sébastien Dumont (October 16th, 2018)

Title: “S-glutathionylation of triosephosphate isomerase and enolase from Arabidopsis thaliana leads to opposite effects on their enzyme activity” (Project presentation)

Benjamin Mazin (October 30th, 2018)

Title: “The ScFRK3 MAPKKK is involved in male and female gametophyte development and acts upstream of ScMKK3 and ScMPK13 in Solanum chacoense” (10 min rehearsal for the conference in French / English slides)

Yang Liu (November 13th, 2018)

Title: “Identification of plant-derived antimicrobial peptides (AMPs) from resistant wild potato species as new bio-pesticides against major bacterial and fungal potato diseases in Canada” (project presentations).

Saul Jamirez Jamirez (November 27th, 2018)

Title: “Exploring new roles of tetraspanin family during the mutualistic 
 interaction in angiosperms and bryophytes” (project presentation).

Hana Rakusova (December 11th, 2018)

Title: “Auxin transport during gravitropism” (project presentation).

Benjamin Mazin (January 15th, 2019)

Title: “The MAP3K19, 20 and 21 is involved in male and female gametophyte development and pollen tube in Arabidopsis thaliana” (Ph.D. progress report).