Burcu Alptekin

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  • Time Zone
    Central

  • Organization
    University of Wisconsin Madison

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

  • Research Interests (300 words)
    abiotic Stress, drought, Soil Microbes, Soil Fungi

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Recent Posts

Hello all, there is a phenomenon called "self-pollination". This means that some plants can pollinate themselves and produce next-generation without any help! Some brassica families are self-pollinating. For instance, the model plant…

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Hello Oriana, Kendall and Cassady,

Nice to meet you all! Do you have an idea about why some seeds did not sprout yet? Are you keeping them moist and under darkness?

Interestingly, some plants need cold treatment to grow fast or flower. This is…

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Hello all,

Sorry for my late response. I guess I am one of the scientist mentors for this project. I am a postdoctoral researcher from University of Wisconsin-Madison. Postdoctoral Researchers means that I got a Ph.D. in Plant Genetics and now I…

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