Editorial Board for section 'Plant Physiology and Metabolism'

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Please note that the order in which the Editors appear on this page is alphabetical, and follows the structure of the editorial board presented on the MDPI website under information for editors: editorial board responsibilities.

Members

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Section Editor-in-Chief
Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Agro-ParisTech, Université de Paris-Saclay, 78000 Versailles, France
Interests: amino acids; ammonium; assimilation; endophytes; genetics; metabolism; mycorrhizae; nitrate; nitrogen; nitrogen fixation; plants; remobilization; systems biology; signaling; transport; uptake
* Section: Plant Physiology and Metabolism
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Department of Enviromental Biological and Pharmaceutical Sciences and Technologies University of Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli” Via Vivaldi 43, 81100 Caserta, Italy
Interests: role of compatible osmolytes in stress responses; plant metabolic profiling; regulation of carbon and nitrogen metabolism; effects of biostimulants on plant metabolism
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Dr. Fred Beisson
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Institute of Biosciences and Biotechnologies, CEA-CNRS-Aix Marseille Université, F-13108 Cadarache, France
Interests: plant and algal lipid metabolism with a focus on: metabolism of hydrocarbons and storage lipids in algae; biosynthesis and function of plant lipid polyesters

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Laboratory of Computational and Quantitative Biology (LCQB), UMR 7238 CNRS-Sorbonne University, 75005 Paris, France
Interests: Chlamydomonas reinhardtii; stress response; socialization; programmed cell death; cell-to-cell communication

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UMR 1287 Ecophysiologie et Génomique Fonctionnelle de la Vigne, Institut des Sciences de la Vigne et du Vin, Université de Bordeaux, 210 chemin de Leysotte, 33882 Villenave d’Ornon, France
Interests: grape quality; fruit metabolism; metabolic modeling; abiotic stres tolerance (elevated temperature, UV-B)
Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Tohoku University, Sendai 980-8572, Japan
Interests: plant physiology especially for sugar metabolism; fruit development; fruit metabolism; abiotic stress response


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Department of Animal Science, Institute of Agricultural Science and Technology, College of Agriculture & Life Science, Chonnam National University, Gwangju 61186, Republic of Korea
Interests: plant stress physiology and biochemistry; hormonal regulation of stress tolerance; hormone crosstalk; redox control; signaling pathway
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Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via U. Bassi 58/B, 35131 Padova, Italy
Interests: calcium homeostasis and signalling; beneficial plant-microbe interactions; plant cell biology; plant cell cultures

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Department of Agriculture, Food and Environment, University of Catania, Via Santa Sofia 100, 95123 Catania, Italy
Interests: plant biochemistry; secondary plant metabolism; natural biostimulants; microalgae; plant mineral nutrition; nutrient deficiency; milk-clotting enzymes; soil biochemistry
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Prof. Dr. Renate Scheibe
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Department of Plant Physiology, Faculty of Biology and Chemistry, Osnabrück University, 49069 Osnabrück, Germany
Interests: CO2 assimilation; control of energy distribution; central metabolism; redox-regulation; enzyme kinetics; adaptation to abiotic stress
Dr. Janitha Wanasundara
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Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Saskatoon Research Centre, Saskatoon, SK S7N 0X2, Canada
Interests: plant proteins; seed storage proteins; protein functionality; Brassica oilseeds; pulses

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Department of Biosciences, Biotechnology and Environment, University of Bari, 70125 Bari, Italy
Interests: mitochondria; mitochondrial transporters; metabolism; TCA cycle-connected metabolism; organic acid metabolism; metabolic engineering
Department of Applied Biology, Escuela Politécnica Superior de Orihuela (Miguel Hernández University of Elche), Ctra. Beniel Km 3.2, 03312 Orihuela, Spain
Interests: ethylene; brassinosteroid; phenols; antioxidant activity; jujube; capper


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Agrobiotechnology Institute (IdAB-CSIC)-Gobierno de Navarra, Campus de Arrosadia, E-31192 Mutilva, Baja, Spain
Interests: climate change; cereals; N2 fixers; resource use efficiency; photosynthesis; stable isotopes; sustainable agriculture; yield and quality traits
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UMR INRA-UCBN 950 Ecophysiologie Végétale, Agronomie & Nutritions N.C.S., UFR des Sciences, FED 4277 Normandie Végétal, Université de Caen Normandie, F-14032 Caen, France
Interests: nutrient use efficiency; plant nutrition; nitrogen and sulfur fertilization; plant responses to abiotic stress; plant senescence; seed quality; remobilization of nutrients; proteolytic mechanisms
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Sorbonne Université, Institut de Biologie Paris-Seine (IBPS), UMR7622 “Biologie du Développement”, Paris, France
Interests: seed; dormancy; germination; longevity; reactive oxygen species; transcriptome; RNA metabolism; abiotic stress
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Department of Animal and Plant Biology and Ecology, Faculty of BioSciences, Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona, 08193 Barcelona, Spain
Interests: plant stress physiology; salinity; metal toxicity
Dr. Boris Basile
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Department of Agricultural Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Via Università, 100, 80055 Napoli, Italy
Interests: applied environmental physiology of fruit trees and grapevines; water relations; light relations; source-sink relations; carbon partitioning; fruit quality; orchard/vineyard planting systems; pruning; deficit irrigation

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School of Biology and Environmental Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Dublin, Ireland
Interests: photosynthesis; plant physiology; plant environmental stress physiology; crop physiology; light; photosynthesis; stomatal physiology
Professor, Division of Plant & Soil Sciences, 3425 New Agricultural Sciences Building, West Virginia University, P.O. Box 6108, Morgantown, WV 26506-6108, USA
Interests: functional genetics and genomics; plant development and molecular physiology; biological nitrogen fixation in legumes; hormonal Interactions in tomato development; biochemistry of membrane transporters and transcription factors
Agricultural Biotechnology Laboratory, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269-4163, USA
Interests: plant cell signal transduction; ion channels; calcium signaling; plant immune responses to pathogens; brassinosteroid signaling
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Institute of Plant Biochemistry and Photosynthesis (IBVF) Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC)-Universidad de Sevilla (US), 41092 Sevilla, Spain
Interests: starch metabolism; starch granule initiation; carbon metabolism in plants; photosynthesis
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Departamento de Bioquímica y Biología Molecular, Campus de Rabanales, Universidad de Córdoba, 14071 Córdoba, Spain
Interests: extensive transcriptomic; ripen of strawberry fruits; transcription factors
Prof. Dr. Anna Karin Borg Karlsson

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Ecological Chemistry Group, Department of Chemistry, Royal Institute of Technology, SE-100 44 Stockholm, Sweden
Interests: chemical ecology

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CSIRO, Agriculture and Food, Waite Campus, PMB2, Glen Osmond, SA 5064, Australia
Interests: grapevine; secondary metabolism; flavour; aroma; wine; development; ripening; gene mapping
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Plant Physiology Laboratory, Crop Science Department, Agricultural University of Athens, Iera Odos 75, 11855 Athens, Greece
Interests: plant physiology; plant nutrition physiology; sulfur physiology; sulfur nutrition; sulfur use efficiency; fertilization with sulfur-containing fertilizers; sulfur interactions with iron, nitrogen, and phosphorus, focusing on graminaceous species
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Laboratoire Génome et Développement des Plantes, Université de Perpignan-CNRS, 58 av Paul Alduy, F-66860 Perpignan, France
Interests: post-transcriptional regulations; translation; mRNA stability; RNP granules; epitranscriptomics; m6A readers; mRNA Binding Proteins; LA and Related Proteins (LARPs); Heat Stress; Arabidopsis thaliana
Department of Plant Agriculture, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON N1G 2W1, Canada
Interests: plant metabolism; biochemistry; abiotic stress; postharvest biology; secondary metabolism; flavonoids, oxidative stress; antioxidants

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Laboratorio de Fisiología y Biología Molecular Vegetal, Instituto de Agroindustria, Departamento de Ciencias Agronómicas y Recursos Naturales, Facultad de Ciencias Agropecuarias y Forestales & Center of Plant, Soil Interaction and Natural Resources Biotechnology, Scientific and Technological Bioresource Nucleus, Universidad de La Frontera, Temuco 1145, Chile
Interests: Antarctic plant science; climate change; abiotic stress physiology
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Department of Biosciences, University of Oslo, N-0316 Oslo, Norway
Interests: peptide ligand–receptor interactions; floral abscission; developmental biology; biotic and abiotic responses
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