Plant domestication and the secrets in a plant's genome for 4th graders

To celebrate Fascination of Plants Day (FoPD) 2019, on May 22nd, Gramene's project manager and outreach, education and training coordinator, Dr. Marcela Karey Tello-Ruiz of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, visited fourth graders at Bayville's Intermediate (BI) School in New York to talk about plants and the secrets in their genomes!  In addition to a dynamic slideshow, students created colorful seed necklaces.


Making colorful seed necklaces with Ms. Pederson's class

Gramene will be at Plant Biology 2019 — Hope to see you in San Jose, CA!

The Plant Biology 2019 Conference will take place in San Jose, Calfiornia on August 2-7 of 2019.

Community Annotation Poster at SUNY Old Westbury's 2019 Student Research Day Conference

Every spring, SUNY Old Westbury hosts an annual Student Research Day.  Students showcase the results of their research and creativity through oral, poster, media and art presentations or exhibits. These academic and artistic achievements represent the effort of in-class assignments and out-of-class experiences conducted with faculty, with more than 100 students participating each year.

The 2019 Student Research Day was held on Tuesday, April 16th under the theme: RESEARCH FOR CHANGE.


Saturday DNA: Get to Know GMOs! - A WiSE event

On Saturday, April 13, members of the Ware Lab at the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL), including Gramene's Principal Investigator, Dr. Doreen Ware, and project manager and outreach coordinator, Dr.


Announcing Gramene Knowledgebase release #61 with new and updated plant genomes and pathways

The Gramene Knowledgebase Team is pleased to announce its Release #61 with the Genome section providing access to information on 2,264,698 genes and 61 reference plant genomes.

Workshop on Cereal Genomics at CSHL, October 15 - 21, 2019. Apply by Aug 15

Workshop on Cereal Genomics
October 15 - 21, 2019
Application Deadline: August 15


Sarah Hake, USDA/UC Berkeley Plant Gene Expression Center
David Jackson, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Doreen Ware, USDA/Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory


Maize Genome Annotation Jamboree for Maize Researchers. St. Louis, MO. March 13-14, 2019

The first Maize Annotation Jamboree for Maize Researchers was held on March 13-14, 2019 at the Biology Department of the Washington University in St. Louis MO.


Announcing Gramene release #60: New & updated genomes, pathways and other features

The Gramene Team is pleased to announce its Release #60 with the Genome section providing access to information on 2,162,056 genes and 58 reference plant genomes. 1,891,391 protein-coding genes are organized in 93,194 gene families.

2019 PAG Conference: Gramene workshop, talks and posters

The recent 2019 Plant and Animal Genome (PAG) Conference brought together over 3,000 leading genetic scientists and researchers in plant and animal research, over 130 exhibits, 150 workshops, 1100 posters and over 1800 abstracts.


Gramene Workshop

First Maize Genome Annotation Jamboree for PUI Faculty

The first Maize Annotation Jamboree for Primarily Undergraduate Institutions (PUI) faculty was held on January 10-11, 2019 at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in San Diego, CA.


Participants and instructors of the first Maize Genome Annotation Jamboree for PUI Faculty at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography


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