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Pierre Laurent
Pavement cells and country potatoes, celebrating Pierre Laurent
20 November 2017

Pierre Laurent was also much more than a talented scientist – he was a thinker, a mentor, culinary genius, story teller, and friend. As about 70 of us discussed at the satellite symposium of the SEB in Göthenburg this past June/July – some of whom had known Pierre for many, many decades

Gothenburg
SEB Gothenburg 2017 Session Report: Carnivorous plants - Physiology, ecology, and evolution
01 October 2017

Dozens of scientific papers covering carnivorous plant research are published each year on diverse topics ranging from new species descriptions, through phylogenetic approaches in taxonomy and systematics, to ecology and evolution of botanical carnivory, biophysics, and physiology of traps, among many others.

Gothenburg
SEB Gothenburg 2017 Session Report: Is it time for a fish physiome initiative?
01 October 2017

The effects of the environment on fish physiology are complex, involving everything from genes to the environment itself. However, quantitative studies on the effects of climate change on fish physiology have been largely limited to the whole organism and isolated organ.

Gothenburg
SEB Gothenburg 2017 Session Report: Palaeogenomics and Ancient DNA
01 October 2017

Research in Palaeogenomics and Ancient DNA is dictated and directed by the developments in experimental techniques and in silico advancements. As samples continue to be obtained from diverse sources the expansion of palaeogenomics follows.