Plant science symposium is Oct. 14

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UNL's plant science community is presenting a daylong symposium on “Plant Signaling in Response to Abiotic and Biotic Stress," Oct. 14, at Sheldon Museum of Art. The free seminar begin at 9 a.m.

The symposium features six leading researchers studying aspects of plant abiotic and biotic stress signaling. Talks focused on biotic stress will be given by: Fumiaki Katagiri, University of Minnesota; Jen Sheen, Harvard University; and Gregg Howe, Michigan State University.

Talks focused on abiotic stress will be given by: Julia Bailey-Serres, University of California, Riverside; Sarah Assmann, Penn State University; and Dorothea Bartels, University of Bonn, Germany.

There is no cost for the symposium. Seating is limited.

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