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Jun 30, 2020 l Hit 1163
The lab of Animal Reproduction and Transgenesis, run by Professor Chang-Kyu Lee at the Department of Animal Science and Biotechnology, has studied the reproductive physiology of animals. In particular, it covers the gametes (sperms and eggs) that are important to reproductive and cellular biological features of embr...
Jun 30, 2020 l Hit 803
Color is an important trait for a fruit and can help grab a consumer’s attention; this fruit color is determined by carotenoid, which ranges from ivory to red. Such modification of color is attributed to the mutation of genes that exist in the carotenoid biosynthetic pathway. The research team of Professo...
Jun 30, 2020 l Hit 834
The Rural Water Resources Systems Engineering laboratory, which is run by Professor Moon-Seong Kang in the Department of Landscape Architecture and Rural Systems Engineering at the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, found that the response of a watershed to rainfall could be expressed as a hyperbolic ta...
Jan 29, 2020 l Hit 1582
Autoimmunity and effector recognition in Arabidopsis thaliana can be uncoupled by mutations in the RRS1-R immune receptor Plants have developed elaborate immune systems through coevolution with pathogens. Plants perceive pathogens via several types of signals, such as secretions from pathogens, their structural comp...
Jan 29, 2020 l Hit 1390
Life cycle carbon dioxide emissions for fill dams Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions must be reduced to solve environmental problems such as global warming and climate change, which are getting worse with each day. In Korea, 42% of total carbon emissions are generated by the construction industry; therefore, it se...
Jan 21, 2020 l Hit 1287
Surfactant-free emulsion systems stabilized by modified starch and chitosan. Emulsion systems refer to the state in which insoluble liquids are stably dispersed in other liquids and can be found in many products, such as foods, cosmetics, and household goods. The main emulsion system is liquid phas...
Jun 14, 2019 l Hit 4427
Analysis of the river cooling effect of Cheonggyecheon Student Press of College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Minji Kim (Department of Plant Science), Minhyu Jeong (Department of Plant Science) Cities with high population densities and a high concentration of infrastructure tend to show higher tempe...
Jun 14, 2019 l Hit 2256
Environmental performance of organic farming: Evidence from Korean small-holder soybean production Student Press of College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Jisoo Lim (Department of Plant Science) Is environmentally friendly agriculture really all that environmentally friendly? Professor Choe’s research...
Jun 14, 2019 l Hit 1834
Sun-induced chlorophyll fluorescence is more strongly related to absorbed light than to photosynthesis Most of the plants in the world use sunlight to survive. Photosynthesis is a well-known process by which plants convert light energy to chemical energy. However, Some of the light that reaches the...
Dec 28, 2018 l Hit 3161
Humans can protect themselves from pathogenic and viral microorganisms. Infected host cells have used their own immune system to try to prevent pathogens, but the pathogens have constantly evolved to build a defense system to protect themselves from host-cell attacks. This study, carried out in a laboratory le...