Magaly Rincon-Zachary

Profile

  • Time Zone
    Central

  • Organization
    Midwestern State University

  • Role
    Scientist Mentor: I will mentor teams of students online

  • Research Interests (300 words)
    Study of mechanisms of aluminum-tolerance and aluminum -sensitivity in higher plants.
    Study of mechanisms of aluminum accumulation in roots of wheat (Triticum aestivum. L).
    Role of calcium in plant growth and development
    Role of melatonin in plant growth and development
    Impact of undergraduate research on student's learning

  • Profile Question 1
    When and why did you decide to go into a science career?

  • Answer the question you selected for profile question 1 here (300 words):
    I decided to to into a science career when I was in high school inspired by my physics teacher.

  • Profile Question 2
    What is the coolest thing you have discovered or learned about plants?

  • Answer the question you selected for profile question 2 here (300 words):
    The coolest thing I have learned about plants is their unique reproductive behaviors different groups of plants display.

  • Profile Question 3
    What is your favorite plant? Why?

  • Answer the question you selected for profile question 3 here (300 words):
    Orchids are are my favorite plants because of their unique adaptation and reproduction mechanisms.

  • Availability
    I am NOT available, please temporarily remove me from the available mentor list

  • Capacity: How many teams at a time are you comfortable working with?
    2

Recent Posts

Fern Avengers Magaly Rincon-Zachary
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To what structure are the arrows pointing?

Fern Avengers Magaly Rincon-Zachary
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Great! So you will know the antherigen has been released when you can identify males on your plate, correct?

Fern Avengers Magaly Rincon-Zachary
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The article I uploaded contains good background information about the role of the antheridiogen in sex determination. The analysis of the results may be difficult to understand because you don't have the necessary knowledge in statistics. So,…

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