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. 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].
  2. Sparks, EE; Drapek, C; Gaudinier, A; Li, S; Ansariola, M; Shen, N; Hennacy, JH; Zhang, J; Turco, G; Petricka, JJ; Foret, J; Hartemink, AJ; Gord├ón, R; Megraw, M; Brady, SM; Benfey, PN, Establishment of Expression in the SHORTROOT-SCARECROW Transcriptional Cascade through Opposing Activities of Both Activators and Repressors., Developmental Cell, vol. 39 no. 5 (December, 2016), pp. 585-596 [doi]  [abs].
  3. Li, S; Yamada, M; Han, X; Ohler, U; Benfey, PN, High-Resolution Expression Map of the Arabidopsis Root Reveals Alternative Splicing and lincRNA Regulation., Developmental Cell, vol. 39 no. 4 (November, 2016), pp. 508-522 [doi]  [abs].
  4. Hsu, PY; Calviello, L; Wu, HL; Li, FW; Rothfels, CJ; Ohler, U; Benfey, PN, Super-resolution ribosome profiling reveals unannotated translation events in Arabidopsis., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of USA (October, 2016)  [abs].
  5. Rogers, ED; Monaenkova, D; Mijar, M; Nori, A; Goldman, DI; Benfey, PN, X-Ray Computed Tomography Reveals the Response of Root System Architecture to Soil Texture., Plant physiology, vol. 171 no. 3 (July, 2016), pp. 2028-2040 [doi]  [abs].