News

Mar 25, 2021 – New protein helps carnivorous plants sense and trap their prey [click to view]

Nov 18, 2020 – Five Salk professors named among most highly cited researchers in the world [click to view]

Nov 09, 2020 – Salk Institute and Sempra Energy announce project to advance plant-based carbon capture and storage research [click to view]

Oct 01, 2020 – Joanne Chory wins the 2020 Pearl Meister Greengard Prize [click to view]

Feb 24, 2020 – The Salk Institute to receive $12.5 million gift from Hess Corporation to accelerate development of plant-based carbon capture and storage [click to view]

Nov 21, 2019 – Eight Salk professors named among most highly cited researchers in the world [click to view]

Oct 30, 2019 – Salk Institute hits play on new podcast series [click to view]

Apr 19, 2019 – Editing of RNA may play a role in chloroplast-to-nucleus communication [click to view]

Apr 16, 2019 – Salk Institute initiative to receive more than $35 million to fight climate change [click to view]

Dec 07, 2018 – Trio of Salk scientists named among most highly cited researchers in the world [click to view]

May 10, 2018 – Salk Institute’s Joanne Chory awarded prestigious Gruber Prize [click to view]

Jan 08, 2018 – Self-defense for plants [click to view]

Jan 02, 2018 – Salk scientists Joanne Chory and Terrence Sejnowski named to National Academy of Inventors [click to view]

Dec 03, 2017 – Salk Institute’s Joanne Chory awarded prestigious Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences [click to view]

Jul 26, 2017 – How plant architectures mimic subway networks [click to view]

Jul 06, 2017 – How plants grow like human brains [click to view]

Feb 10, 2016 – Three Salk scientists make Thomson Reuters’ list of “The World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds” [click to view]

Dec 24, 2015 – Here comes the sun: cellular sensor helps plants find light [click to view]

Oct 22, 2015 – Cellular damage control system helps plants tough it out [click to view]

Apr 29, 2013 – Smoke signals: How burning plants tell seeds to rise from the ashes [click to view]

Feb 05, 2013 – Plants cut the mustard for basic discoveries in metabolism [click to view]

Apr 15, 2012 – Salk scientists discover how plants grow to escape shade [click to view]

Jan 20, 2012 – Salk professor Joanne Chory awarded 2012 Genetics Society of America Medal [click to view]

Jun 13, 2011 – Plant receptors reflect different solutions for signaling problem [click to view]

May 24, 2011 – Salk professor, Joanne Chory, elected to Royal Society [click to view]

Jan 31, 2011 – Different evolutionary paths lead plants and animals to the same crossroads: tyrosine phosphorylation [click to view]

Jun 25, 2010 – Connecting the dots: How light receptors get their message across [click to view]

Feb 27, 2009 – Light or fight? Scientists discover how plants make tough survival choices [click to view]

Sep 16, 2008 – Biologists Identify Genes Controlling Rhythmic Plant Growth [click to view]

Apr 03, 2008 – A place in the sun [click to view]

Mar 29, 2007 – All roads lead to GUN1 [click to view]

Mar 15, 2007 – Plant size morphs dramatically as scientists tinker with outer layer [click to view]

Aug 10, 2006 – Computational analysis shows that plant hormones often go it alone [click to view]

May 03, 2006 – Salk scientists untangle steroid hormone signaling in plants [click to view]

Nov 04, 2005 – Salk Institute plant biologist named AAAS Fellow [click to view]

Jan 27, 2005 – Plant Hormone Discovery Offers Potentially Increased Crop Yield [click to view]

Jun 18, 2003 – Salk Scientists Identify Pathway That Determines When Plants Flower [click to view]

Nov 16, 2001 – Global Plant Study by Salk Scientists Identifies Light-Adjusting Gene [click to view]

Dec 13, 2000 – First Plant Genome Sequenced: Salk Scientists Part Of International Effort [click to view]

Dec 20, 1999 – Plant “DWARF” Gene Found By Salk Scientists [click to view]