Computational Biology Master in the media

The MBC in ABC En vanguardia: al día con los últimos avances tecnológicos https://abc.es/formacion/abci-vanguardia-ultimos-avances-tecnologicos-202109201325_noticia.html#vca=rrss-inducido&vmc=abc-es&vso=tw&vli=noticia.foto… a través de @abc_es @La_UPM @CBGP_Madrid @etsiaab @informaticaupm The Master’s Degree in Computational Biology is aimed at graduates in Experimental...

Transcriptional fine tuning

It took indeed a while, until we got this part of our work wrapped up and ready for publication. However, thanks to the great work of our ex-lab member Marta Pérez Alonso, who is...

Plant analytics

We are very happy to see our latest book chapter on multiplex plant hormone analytics finally printed in Solanum tuberosum – Methods and Protocols, edited by David Dobnik, Kristina Gruden, Živa Ramšak, and Anna Coll...

On the art to stop the signal

We are very happy to see our latest review article published in Biomolecules. In this work, Pepe Moya summarised the up to date largely overlooked role of amide signalling compounds in plants, and how...

Better in Tandem

Here comes another #preprint in which we like to share our work on the molecular basis of jasmonate-mediated induction of the auxin biosynthesis-related genes YUCCA8 and YUCCA9. In addition, the work highlights a role...

New preprint online

We are excited to share the #preprint of our latest review in which Pepe Moya wrapped up the up to date largely overlooked  role of amide signalling compounds in plants. The work pays special...

Another paper on the role of IAM

Slowly but steadily we further our understanding on the possible role of IAM in plant growth and development. In our latest work on the ami1 rty double mutant, which was recently published in the...

Planning to apply for a PhD fellowship?

Elucidating the signal perception and integration mechanisms that orchestrate plant growth repression in plants under abiotic stress Host Organization: CBGP (UPM-INIA) – Centro de Biotecnología y Genómica de Plantas Doctoral INPhINIT Fellowships Programme –...

XX Semana de la Ciencia

Like in the years before, our lab will actively contribute to the Science Week activities of the UPM / CBGP. The Science week is organised by the Counsel of Science, Universities and Innovation of...

3rd Prize Espiga de Oro

Very honoured to be awarded with the 3rd prize for my teaching activities and academic excellence in our Master program in Biotechnology Agroforestal. A great shout-out to my students @masterbiotec and the Student’s Delegation...

Tópicos de Biología de Plantas 2020

On the 16th of November, I will contribute to the joint postgraduate education program in Biological Sciences and Molecular Biology and Biotechnology of the Universidad Nacional de Rosario and the Universidad Nacional de San...

Viva virtual conferences

At the end of next month, on the , Stephan will be giving a seminar on the latest results of our laboratory related with the control of the balance between plant growth and plant...

Great defence by Adrián

Another successful online defence from our group. We are all very proud of Adrián, who defended his BSc project this week in outstanding manner. It was a pleasure to have you around in our...

Royal visit at the UPM today

Together with several other high officials, like the Minister of Universities, Manuel Castells, the President of the Community of Madrid, Isabel Díaz Ayuso, and the Mayor of Madrid, José Luis Martínez Almeida, his Majesty...

10 years at the CBGP

Officially celebrating my 10th anniversary at the @CBGP_Madrid today. When moving my lab from the @ruhrunibochum to Madrid in 2010, I never thought that I would stay for so long. However, we came a...

We Welcome a New Member in the Team

We are delighted to welcome as new member in our lab. Gloria is an undergraduate student from our Biotechnology Grade who has already gained some important international exposure. She will conduct pioneer work in...

Two proposals on the ERA server

Great work guys… I really enjoyed working with these two fine young men and promising junior scientists on their project proposals for the upcoming Marie-Curie Individual Fellowship call over the past few weeks. It...

NOT travelling in time of Covid-19

Too glad too early… Part II of the story I was so pumped that we were finally able to overcome all obstacles and fly Dr. Anwar Ali from Pakistan in, to visit the CBGP...

Travelling in times of Covid-19

It was supposed to be a straight-forward thing. Together with Dr. Anwar Ali, a very promising young scientist from Pakistan, who did his PhD at the Chinese Academy of Agriculture Sciences (CAAS) in Beijing,...

New insight into plant-virus interactions

Finally, the article of our collaboration with the group of @KristinaGruden is out and open access. Big congrats once again, and a huge shout-out to the complete Systems Biology team at the National Institute...

New preprint online in bioRxiv

I am very happy that this work got finally wrapped up and published. Excited to share our latest #preprint out in @biorxiv_plants on the crosstalk between auxin homeostasis and plant stress responses.   Pérez-Alonso,...

Special Issue on Auxin Crosstalk

We are happy to announce that our Special Issue on Auxin Crosstalk is open for submissions in the International Journal of Molecular Sciences. All of your valuable contributions are highly welcomed. https://www.mdpi.com/journal/ijms/special_issues/auxin_plant_hormone Special Issue...

All the best for your future career Marta…

Farewell Marta, the Pollmann Lab will always be your home It is not without mixed feelings that we bid farewell to Marta today. Marta started her academic career in our lab as a PhD...

With a Covid-smile we say good-bye

Farewell, Víctor Yesterday we bid farewell to Víctor, who finished his Master thesis in our group with outstanding success. We hope that you enjoyed your time in our team and wish you all the...

Congratulations, Víctor

Today we celebrated the very first online Master thesis defence of our lab. did a marvellous job facing his evaluators in a Blackboard Collaborate videoconference. Strange times it have been with all the Covid-19...

Feeling truly honoured….

Second year in a row, Stephan is nominated as . Particularly, because this is a prize awarded by the students, it is a tremendous honour to be among the nominees. Thanks so much for...

Great advances were presented in our last IPSC meeting

  At the beginning of December, the IPSC consortium met for a last time in 2019. The meeting was held at the Technische Universität Dresden, Germany, organised by Jutta Ludwig-Müller. Obviously, all members of the consortium...

Marta got the prize for the best oral presentation

Today, Marta represented our lab and the CBGP at the II Congreso de Jóvenes Investigadores en Ciencias Agroalimentarias in Almeria, Spain, held at the Centro de Investigación en Agrosistemas Intensivos Mediterráneos y Biotecnología Agroalimentaria (CIAIMBITAL), Universiad...

Busy week of travelling ahead…

On the 17th of October Marta will present her work We are happy for Marta, who has been invited to present part of her research work on lignocellulose exploitation at the II Congreso de Jóvenes...

Farewell Freia…

After two weeks in our lab, it is time to say goodbye to Freia who helped us a lot in the analysis of candidate genes that showed up in our common international EIG-CONCERT Japan...

The team is growing…

We are extremely happy that we were able to welcome two new team members in our group, who joined the lab in the last week. On the one hand, we welcome Paloma back, who...

New guest scientist in the lab

On behalf of the entire laboratory I am very happy to welcome a new guest in the lab! Very recently, Tatiana ROSSATTO joined our team. Tatiana is PhD at the Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Brasil, in the...

Defence at the end of the channel

Our latest thoughts regarding substrate channeling in OPDA biosynthesis got finally published. Rustgi, S. et al. 2019 International Journal of Molecular Sciences The channeling of metabolites is an essential step of metabolic regulation in all living...

Congratulations to Paloma & Raúl

So proud of Paloma Ortiz García and Raúl Jiménez Coll who successfully defended their Master theses today. Thank you so much for your contributions over the last few month. I hope, you enjoyed your time in our lab...