PhD project: Cell wall and cotton fibre development
Research interests: cell wall, cotton, fibre development, microscopy, mAbs.
Organisation: University of Leeds
LinkedIn account: www.linkedin.com/in/mercedeschg
Cell walls and coton fibre development. Approved on 23 December 2015.
Scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals
M.C. Hernandez-Gomeza, J.-L. Runavotb, X. Guoc, S. Bourotb, T. A.S. Beniansa, W.G.T. Willatsc, F. Meulewaeterb , J.P. Knoxa (aU. Leeds, bBayer CropScience, cU.Copenhagen). Heteromannan and heteroxylan cell wall polysaccharides display different dynamics during the elongation and secondary cell wall deposition phases of cotton fiber cell development. Plant and Cell Physiology Vol. 56, issue 9, pp. 1786-1797 (2015)
M.C. Hernandez-Gomeza, M.G. Rydahlb,A. Rogowskic, C. Morlandc, A. Cartmellc, L. Crouchc, A. Labourelc, C.M.G.A. Fontesd, W.G.T. Willatsb, H.J. Gilbertc, J.P. Knoxa (aU.Leeds, bU.Copenhagen, cU.Newcastle). Recognition of xyloglucan by the crystalline cellulose-binding site of a family 3a carbohydrate-binding module. FEBS Letters Vol. 589, issue: 18, pp. 2297-2303 (2015)