Philip N. Benfey, Paul Kramer Professor  

Philip N. Benfey

Education:
Ph.D., Harvard University, 1986
DEUG (Diplome d'Etudes Universitaire Generale, Univerisite de Paris VI, 1981
B.S., University of Paris (France), 1981

Office Location: 130 Science Drive, Room 137, Duke Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone: (919) 660-7338
Email Address: philip.benfey@duke.edu
Web Page: http://www.biology.duke.edu/benfeylab

Specialties:
Developmental Biology
Cell and Molecular Biology
Genetics
Genomics

Research Categories: Plant Developmental Genetics and Genomics

Research Description:

Areas of Interest:
Root development
Transcriptional networks
Cell expansion
Cell-cell signaling

Recent Publications   (More Publications)   (search)

  1. Drapek, C; Sparks, EE; Benfey, PN, Uncovering Gene Regulatory Networks Controlling Plant Cell Differentiation., Trends in Genetics, vol. 33 no. 8 (August, 2017), pp. 529-539 [doi]  [abs].
  2. Wachsman, G; Modliszewski, JL; Valdes, M; Benfey, PN, A SIMPLE Pipeline for Mapping Point Mutations., Plant physiology, vol. 174 no. 3 (July, 2017), pp. 1307-1313 [doi]  [abs].
  3. Nevarez, PA; Qiu, Y; Inoue, H; Yoo, CY; Benfey, PN; Schnell, DJ; Chen, M, Mechanism of Dual Targeting of the Phytochrome Signaling Component HEMERA/pTAC12 to Plastids and the Nucleus., Plant physiology, vol. 173 no. 4 (April, 2017), pp. 1953-1966 [doi]  [abs].
  4. Li, C; Sako, Y; Imai, A; Nishiyama, T; Thompson, K; Kubo, M; Hiwatashi, Y; Kabeya, Y; Karlson, D; Wu, S-H; Ishikawa, M; Murata, T; Benfey, PN; Sato, Y; Tamada, Y; Hasebe, M, A Lin28 homologue reprograms differentiated cells to stem cells in the moss Physcomitrella patens., Nature Communications, vol. 8 (January, 2017), pp. 14242 [doi]  [abs].
  5. Fern├índez-Marcos, M; Desvoyes, B; Manzano, C; Liberman, LM; Benfey, PN; Del Pozo, JC; Gutierrez, C, Control of Arabidopsis lateral root primordium boundaries by MYB36., New Phytologist, vol. 213 no. 1 (January, 2017), pp. 105-112 [doi]  [abs].