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Bettgenhaeuser J, Hernández-Pinzón I, Dawson AM, Gardiner M, Green P, Taylor J, Smoker M, Ferguson JN, Emmrich P, Hubbard A, Bayles R, Waugh R, Steffenson BJ, Wulff BBH, Dreiseitl A, Ward ER, Moscou MJ (2021)

The barley immune receptor Mla recognizes multiple pathogens and contributes to host range dynamics. Nat Commun. 2021 Nov 25;12(1):6915. doi: 10.1038/s41467-021-27288-3.

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De la Concepcion JC, Vega Benjumea J, Bialas A, Terauchi R, Kamoun S, Banfield MJ (2021)

Functional diversification gave rise to allelic specialization in a rice NLR immune receptor pair. Elife. 2021 Nov 16;10:e71662. doi: 10.7554/eLife.71662.

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Adachi H, Sakai T, Harant A, Duggan C, Bozkurt TO, Wu CH, Kamoun S (2021)

An atypical NLR protein modulates the NRC immune receptor network. bioRxiv preprint Nov 15, 2021 doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/2021.11.15.468391

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Bentham AR, Petit-Houdenot Y, Win J, Chuma I, Terauchi R, Banfield MJ, Kamoun S, Langner T (2021)

A single amino acid polymorphism in a conserved effector of the multihost blast fungus pathogen expands host-target binding spectrum. PLoS Pathog. 2021 Nov 10;17(11):e1009957. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1009957.

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Opportunities

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Post-doctoral Associate

We seek a senior postdoctoral research associate to join a BBSRC-funded project to investigate the molecular mechanism by which turgor is sensed in the appressorium of the rice blast fungus.

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Scientific Groups

The Scientific Groups of Jonathan Jones, Sophien Kamoun, Matthew Moscou, Nick Talbot, Cyril Zipfel, and The 2Blades Group.

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Support Groups

Laboratory support groups in Bioinformatics, Proteomics, Synthetic Biology and Tissue Culture and Transformation.

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