Blue and purple plant cells magnified under a microscope

Building Beauty: Patterns in Plant Diversity

Thursday, December 23, 2021

10 a.m. | Online

Plants have survived hundreds of millions of years of climate change and have evolved solutions that we need for our own survival. To understand these solutions, Dr. Barbara Ambrose studies patterns of plant diversity from the large scale to the molecular level. In this presentation, she will discuss the molecular genetics of leaf and reproductive organ development and the evolution of plant body plans.