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Welcome on the IPS2 website

Institute of Plant Sciences - Paris-Saclay

Director : Martin Crespi


IPS2 aims to increase the quality and sustainability of the research and teaching activities in Plant Sciences on the Paris-Saclay Campus at national and international levels.

Research carried out at IPS2 will focus on the analysis of growth and development of model plants and the translation of this research to crops, agriculture and innovations.


Splicing regulation by long noncoding RNAs

In the last years, the advent of novel sequencing techniques allowed the identification of thousands of RNAs that are expressed all along the genome that do not seem to code for proteins as usual (...)

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Conferences at IPS2

Friday June 8 th at 11h AM

"Somatic variation in grapevine: molecular origin and relevance for cultivar innovation"

Thursday June 21 th at 11.00 am

- Dr.Angélique DELERIS "Transcriptional control and exploitation of an immune-responsive family of plant retrotransposons"

Thursday June 21 th at 2:00 PM

- Dr.Ikram BLILOU
"An emerging role of the developmental regulators “BIRD proteins” in
Jasmonic Acid mediated defence responses"

Friday June 29 th at 11:00 AM

- Dr. Pascal GENSCHIK "Post-translational control of ARGONAUTE proteins"

Friday une 22 th at 11:00 A M

- Dr. Patrick SCHÄFER
"Root cell type and symbiont-guided strategies to enhance root stress resistance "