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'''''Plant-Environment Interactions'''''<br><br>
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Rubén Alcázar Laboratory, University of Barcelona
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''Challenges and Consequences of Climate Change (C4)''<br>
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* Our lab is committed to finding solutions for future '''C'''hallenges and '''C'''onsequences of '''C'''limate '''C'''hange: '''the four C's.''' <br><br>
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* We approach this by studying '''plant''' '''tolerance''' and '''resistance''' in diverse environments. <br><br>
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* Why in plants? Because plants are primary sources of '''food''' and their adaptation to new environments is a prerequisite for the establishment of '''life''' as we know on earth.<br>
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We're interested in genetics of natural variation, population genetics and molecular biology. We want to know how climate change is shaping plant's resistance and tolerance traits under a combined multidisciplinary approach. Our lab undertakes a research approach that looks for the genetic and molecular basis of naturally occurring quantitative variation in biotic and abiotic stress responses, and how these interact with the environment (genotype-by-environment interactions). This multidisciplinary approach will allow a better understanding of the natural evolution of stress pathways in plants and efficient know-how transfer to practical applications.<br>
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For a more detailed view of our research, please have a look at our [http://alcazar.openwetware.org/Research.html Research Projects] and [http://alcazar.openwetware.org/Publications.html Scientific Publications] sections. For general public information have a look at [http://alcazar.openwetware.org/Alcazar_Youtube.html +info]. Our university academic activities are summarized in [http://alcazar.openwetware.org/Lectures.html Teaching activities].
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'''Current activities'''<br><br>
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'''Advance in Knowledge. '''
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We're interested in genetics of natural variation, population genetics and molecular biology. We're currently studying immune-receptor gene variation and the effect of temperature on modulation of defense in frame of the project DISEASENVIRON (Career Integration Grant, Marie-Curie Actions, EU). <br><br>
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'''Applied research. '''
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Our lab collaborates with the group of Prof. A.F. Tiburcio to study polyamine homeostasis in plants and its practical applications for inducing stress tolerance against abiotic stresses. <br><br>  
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'''Dissemination of Knowledge. '''
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For a more detailed view of our research, have a look at our [http://alcazar.openwetware.org/Research.html Research Projects] and [http://alcazar.openwetware.org/Publications.html Scientific Publications] sections. For general public information have a look at [http://alcazar.openwetware.org/Alcazar_Youtube.html +info]. <br><br>
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'''Transferring knowledge to future generations.  '''
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<font face="calibri" style="color:#000000" font size="4">Follow our University lectures and lab practices in [http://alcazar.openwetware.org/Lectures.html Teaching activities]. <br>
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  '''Academic year 2013-14 Announcement'''
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  Oferta treball fi de grau estudiants de Farmàcia (UB, Dr.Rubén Alcázar, Fisiologia Vegetal)
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  '''01.01.14''' Deadline for submissions to [http://www.frontiersin.org/plant_metabolism_and_chemodiversity/researchtopics/plant_polyamines_in_stress_and/1527 Frontiers topic Polyamines in Stress and Development]
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La percepció de bactèries en plantes: el receptor FLS2.
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  extended to 20 January 2014.
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Offer Final Project work faculty students (Pharmacy UB, Dr.Rubén Alcázar, Unit of Plant Physiology):
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  Bacteria perception in plants: the FLS2 receptor.
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  '''24, July 2013 News'''  
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  '''Upcoming'''  
   
   
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  Rubén Alcázar editor of Advances in Botany [http://www.hindawi.com/journals/abot/editors/ Editorial Board] <br>
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  XII Reunión de Biología Molecular de Plantas, Cartagena, 11-13 de junio de 2014.
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[http://www.ub.edu/farmacia/ The Faculty] | [http://www.ub.edu The University] | [http://bkc.upc.ub.edu/ The Campus] | [http://www.ccit.ub.edu/EN/home.html Scientific and Technological Centers]
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Facultat de Farmàcia - Universitat de Barcelona (UB) <br>
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Unitat de Fisiologia Vegetal - Edifici A, 2a Planta <br>
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Avda Joan XXIII 27-31, 08028 Barcelona<br>
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This webpage and its contents are offered in English with the exception of +INFO section, which
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Full address: Facultat de Farmacia, Universitat de Barcelona, Unitat de Fisiologia Vegetal. Avda Joan XXIII 27-31, 08028 Barcelona (Spain). <br>
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is for the general public and made available in Spanish, Catalan or English.<br>
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Tel +34 934 024 492 Fax +34 934 029 043 <br><br>
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Esta página web así como sus contenidos se ofrecen en inglés excepto el apartado +INFO dirigido
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Aquesta pàgina web així com els seus contiguts estan en anglès, exceptuant l'apartat +INFO dirigit
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<p>This wiki site is built under [http://www.openwetware.org Openwetware],  an open access movement promoting the sharing of information among researchers.</p>
<p>This wiki site is built under [http://www.openwetware.org Openwetware],  an open access movement promoting the sharing of information among researchers.</p>

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Faculty of Pharmacy
University of Barcelona (UB)
Department of Natural Products,
Plant Biology and Soil Science.
Av. Joan XXIII s/n
08028 Barcelona

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Plant-Environment Interactions
Challenges and Consequences of Climate Change (C4)


  • Our lab is committed to finding solutions for future Challenges and Consequences of Climate Change: the four C's.

  • We approach this by studying plant tolerance and resistance in diverse environments.

  • Why in plants? Because plants are primary sources of food and their adaptation to new environments is a prerequisite for the establishment of life as we know on earth.




Current activities

Advance in Knowledge. We're interested in genetics of natural variation, population genetics and molecular biology. We're currently studying immune-receptor gene variation and the effect of temperature on modulation of defense in frame of the project DISEASENVIRON (Career Integration Grant, Marie-Curie Actions, EU).

Applied research. Our lab collaborates with the group of Prof. A.F. Tiburcio to study polyamine homeostasis in plants and its practical applications for inducing stress tolerance against abiotic stresses.

Dissemination of Knowledge. For a more detailed view of our research, have a look at our Research Projects and Scientific Publications sections. For general public information have a look at +info.

Transferring knowledge to future generations. Follow our University lectures and lab practices in Teaching activities.




News and Announcements e-Board

2014 

01.01.14 Deadline for submissions to Frontiers topic Polyamines in Stress and Development 
extended to 20 January 2014.
Upcoming 

XII Reunión de Biología Molecular de Plantas, Cartagena, 11-13 de junio de 2014.




The Faculty | The University | The Campus | Scientific and Technological Centers




Full address: Facultat de Farmacia, Universitat de Barcelona, Unitat de Fisiologia Vegetal. Avda Joan XXIII 27-31, 08028 Barcelona (Spain).
Tel +34 934 024 492 Fax +34 934 029 043

This wiki site is built under Openwetware, an open access movement promoting the sharing of information among researchers.

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