Center for Plant Lipid Research
Aruna Kilaru (former student now Asst. Professor at East Tennessee State) wins two awards for research
UNT Reasearch Magazine Vol 20 - Student Pioneer Analyzes Plants at the Microscale - Patrick Horn of the Chapman lab devlops lipid map analysis tool.
Patrick Horn of the Kent Chapman lab won best graduate student presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Southern Section of the American Society of Plant Biologists held in Ocean Springs, MS on April 9-11, 2011. He was supported by a travel grant from the Toulouse School of Graduate Studies. Links to local news briefs detailing the research are as follows: (UNT) and (Denton Record Chronicle).
Visualization of lipid droplet composition by direct organelle mass spectrometry. (J Biol Chem 2011 Feb 4) from Kent chapman's lab has been named to he Faculty 1000 post publication review which places the article in the top 2% of published articles in biology and medicine.
Disruption of the Arabidopsis CGI-58 homologue produces Chanarin-Dorfman-like lipid droplet accumulation in plants. (Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2010 Oct 12) from Kent Chapman's lab has been named to the Faculty 1000 post publication review which places the article in the top 2% of published articles in biology and medicine.
UNT professor's plant mutation discovery could lead to new agricultural technologies