Philip N. Benfey

Paul Kramer Professor of Biology in Trinity College of Arts and Sciences

Office: 
130 Science Drive, Room 137, Duke Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708
Campus Box: 
Duke Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: 
(919) 660-7338

Education

  • Ph.D., Harvard University 1986

  • B.S., University of Paris (France) 1981

Schiefelbein, JW, and Benfey, PN. "The development of plant roots: new approaches to underground problems." Plant Cell 3, no. 11 (November 1991): 1147-1154. (Review) Full Text

Benfey, PN, and Chua, NH. "The Cauliflower Mosaic Virus 35S Promoter: Combinatorial Regulation of Transcription in Plants." Science (New York, N.Y.) 250, no. 4983 (November 1990): 959-966. Full Text

Benfey, PN, Ren, L, and Chua, NH. "Tissue-specific expression from CaMV 35S enhancer subdomains in early stages of plant development." EMBO J 9, no. 6 (June 1990): 1677-1684.

Benfey, PN, Ren, L, and Chua, NH. "Combinatorial and synergistic properties of CaMV 35S enhancer subdomains." EMBO J 9, no. 6 (June 1990): 1685-1696.

Lam, E, Benfey, PN, Gilmartin, PM, Fang, RX, and Chua, NH. "Site-specific mutations alter in vitro factor binding and change promoter expression pattern in transgenic plants." Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 86, no. 20 (October 1989): 7890-7894.

Benfey, PN, and Chua, NH. "Regulated genes in transgenic plants." Science (New York, N.Y.) 244, no. 4901 (April 1989): 174-181. Full Text

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