General Information
General Information The BIO-TALENT (The Creation of the Department of Integrative Plant Biology) project was...
The Department of Integrative Plant Biology at the Institute of Plant Genetics of the Polish Academy...
The BIO-TALENT project is organised in 6 workpackages...


Leroy T., Roux C., Villate L., Bodenes C., Romiguier J., Paiva J.A.P., Dossat C., Aury J-M., Plomion Ch., Kremer A. (2017). Extensive recent secondary contacts between four European white oak species. New Phytologist DOI: 10.1111/nph.14413

Marslin G., Sarmento B.F.C.C., Franklin G., Martins J.A.R., Silva C.J.R., Gomes A.F.C., Sárria M.P., Coutinho O.M.F.P., Dias A.C.P. (2017). Curcumin Encapsulated into Methoxy Poly(Ethylene Glycol) Poly(ε-Caprolactone) Nanoparticles Increases Cellular Uptake and Neuroprotective Effect in Glioma Cells. Planta Medica . 83(5):434-444. DOI:

Shakya P., Marslin G., Siram K., Beerhues L., Franklin G. (2017) Elicitation as a tool to improve the profiles of high-value secondary metabolites and pharmacological properties of Hypericum perforatum. Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd. doi: 10.1111/jphp.12743


Ribeiro T.M., Barrela R.M., Berges H., Marques C., Loureiro J., Morais-Cecilio L., Paiva J.A.P. (2016). Advancing Eucalyptus genomics: cytogenomics reveals conservation of Eucalyptus genomes. Frontiers in Plant Science DOI 10.3389/fpls.2016.00510

Malinowski R., Novak O., Borhan MH, Spichal L., Strnas M., Rolfe SA. (2016). The role of cytokinins in clubroot disease. European Journal of Plant Pathology DOI: 10.1007/s10658-015-0845-y

Rolfe S.A., Strelkov S., Links M., Clarke W.E., Robinson S., Djavaheri M., Malinowski R., Haddadi P., Kagale S., Parkin I., Taheri A., Borhan M.H. (2016). The compact genome of the plant pathogen Plasmodiophora brassicae is adapted to intracellular interactions with host Brassica spp. BMC Genomics 17 (1). DOI: 10.1186/s12864-016-2597-2

Singh RK, Hou W., Franklin G. (2016). Construction of Hypericin Gland-Specific cDNA Library via Suppression Subtractive Hybridization in Methods Molecular Biology, Vol. 1391, S.Mohan Jain (Eds): Protocols for In Vitro Cultures and Secondary Metabolite Analysis of Aromatic and Medicinal Plants, Second Edition, 978-1-4939-3330-3, 326657_2_En, (22)

Franklin G.., Beerhues L., Cellárová E. (2016). Molecular and biotechnological advancements in Hypericum species. Frontiers in Plant Science. 7: 1687. DOI: 10.3389/fpls.2016.01687

Hou W., Shakya P., Franklin G. (2016). A Perspective on Hypericum perforatum Genetic Transformation. Frontiers in Plant Science 7:879.

Siram K., Marslin G., Raghavan Ch.V., Krishnamoorthy B., Rahman H., Franklin G. (2016) A brief perspective on the diverging theories of lymphatic targeting with colloids. International Journal of Nanomedicine 11: 2867-2872.

Siram K., Raghavan Ch., V., Marslin G., Rahman H., Selvaraj D., Krishnamoorthy B., Franklin G. (2016). Quillaja saponin: A prospective emulsifier for the preparation of solid lipid nanoparticles. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 147:274-280




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BIO-TALENT Scientific Contest
It's our pleasure to inform that the winner of the BIO-TALENT SCIENTIFIC CONTEST is Daria Budzyńska: student of the second degree studies at Poznan University of Life Sciences, Faculty of Agronomy and Bioengineering: Biotechnology, specialization: plant biotechnology

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Franklin Gregory HyperiSyn: Unravelling the molecular/ genetic network of hypericin biosythesis by employing innovative tools

[Zastosowanie innowacyjnych narzędzi badawczych do poznania sieci molekularno-genetycznych uwarunkowań szlaku biosyntezy hiperycyny]