Genome

Carrot Genome Sequence Offers Insight into Carotenoid Accumulation, Evolution

May 12, 2016

Read the original article on the carrot research on the NC State University Plants for Human Health Institute website. Massimo Iorizzo is part of a worldwide research group that published  the most complete vegetable genome assemblies to date of the carrot in Nature Genetics.  Dr. Massimo Iorizzo joined N.C. State University’s Plants for Human Health Institute (PHHI) in the […]

NC State’s Allan Brown on UNCTV

August 14, 2014

View the original story and video on UNCTV    Super Fruit BLADEN COUNTY — It’s easy to get lost on Carter Farms, in White Lake in Bladen County.  Rows and rows and rows of blueberry bushes, stretching as far as you can see. Each row is connected by a sandy trail, which is all tied […]

North Carolina Innovation, From Barcodes to Berries

July 24, 2014

By Frank Vinluan, Xconomy Read the original article.   North Carolina Innovation, From Barcodes to Berries If you’ve made a retail purchase recently, chances are good you used technology developed in Research Triangle Park without even realizing it. The modern day barcode has its origins in the 1970s research of IBM scientists Joseph Woodland and George […]

N.C. Research Campus internship program plants seeds to grow STEM careers

July 14, 2014

As published on WRAL TechWire.com By Frank Vinluan KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Allan Brown likens his blueberry research to trying to put together one big jigsaw puzzle. Brown, an applied molecular geneticist with N.C. State University’s Plants for Human Health Institute at the N.C. Research Campus in Kannapolis, has spent several years working on the genomic sequence of the […]

Patterns of simple sequence repeats in cultivated blueberries (Vaccinium sectionCyanococcus spp.) and their use in revealing genetic diversity and population structure

March 29, 2014

Patterns of simple sequence repeats in cultivated blueberries (Vaccinium sectionCyanococcus spp.) and their use in revealing genetic diversity and population structure. Molecular Breeding. March 2014. Yang Bian, James Ballington, Archana Raja, Cory Brouwer, Robert Reid, Mark Burke, Xinguo Wang, Lisa J. Rowland, Nahla Bassil,  Allan Brown 1. Department of Horticultural Science, North Carolina State University, 2721 Founders Dr., Raleigh, NC, 27695, USA; 2. Plants for Human […]

The Genome of Mycoplasma arthritidis

March 19, 2008

Dybvig K, Zuhua C, Lao P, Jordan DS, French CT, Tu AH, Loraine AE. The Genome of Mycoplasma arthritidis. Infect Immun. 2008 Jun 23. Abstract The genomes of several species of mycoplasma have been sequenced. Most of these species rely on the glycolytic pathway for energy production, with the one exception of Ureaplasma, a species […]