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

Rogers, ED, and Benfey, PN. "Regulation of plant root system architecture: implications for crop advancement." Current Opinion in Biotechnology 32 (April 2015): 93-98. (Review) Full Text

Zurek, PR, Topp, CN, and Benfey, PN. "Quantitative trait locus mapping reveals regions of the maize genome controlling root system architecture." Plant physiology 167, no. 4 (April 2015): 1487-1496. Full Text

Vilarrasa-Blasi, J, González-García, MP, Frigola, D, Fàbregas-Vallvé, N, Alexiou, KG, López-Bigas, N, Rivas, S, Jauneau, A, Lohmann, JU, Benfey, PN, Ibañes, M, and Caño-Delgado, AI. "Erratum to Regulation of Plant Stem Cell Quiescence by a Brassinosteroid Signaling Module [Developmental Cell 30 (2014) 36-47] DOI: 10.1016/j.devcel.2015.01.021." Developmental Cell 33, no. 2 (January 1, 2015): 238-. Full Text

Morton, T, Petricka, J, Corcoran, DL, Li, S, Winter, CM, Carda, A, Benfey, PN, Ohler, U, and Megraw, M. "Paired-end analysis of transcription start sites in Arabidopsis reveals plant-specific promoter signatures." The Plant Cell 26, no. 7 (July 17, 2014): 2746-2760. Full Text

Vilarrasa-Blasi, J, González-García, M-P, Frigola, D, Fàbregas, N, Alexiou, KG, López-Bigas, N, Rivas, S, Jauneau, A, Lohmann, JU, Benfey, PN, Ibañes, M, and Caño-Delgado, AI. "Regulation of plant stem cell quiescence by a brassinosteroid signaling module." Developmental Cell 30, no. 1 (July 2014): 36-47. Full Text

Sozzani, R, Busch, W, Spalding, EP, and Benfey, PN. "Advanced imaging techniques for the study of plant growth and development." Trends in plant science 19, no. 5 (May 2014): 304-310. (Review) Full Text

Van Norman, JM, Zhang, J, Cazzonelli, CI, Pogson, BJ, Harrison, PJ, Bugg, TDH, Chan, KX, Thompson, AJ, and Benfey, PN. "Periodic root branching in Arabidopsis requires synthesis of an uncharacterized carotenoid derivative." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 111, no. 13 (April 2014): E1300-E1309. Full Text

Sparks, EE, and Benfey, PN. "HEC of a job regulating stem cells." Developmental cell 28, no. 4 (February 2014): 349-350. Full Text

Sozzani, R, Busch, W, Spalding, EP, and Benfey, PN. "Advanced imaging techniques for the study of plant growth and development." Trends in Plant Science 19, no. 5 (January 1, 2014): 304-310. (Review) Full Text

Vilarrasa-Blasi, J, González-García, M-P, Frigola, D, Fàbregas, N, Alexiou, KG, López-Bigas, N, Rivas, S, Jauneau, A, Lohmann, JU, Benfey, PN, Ibañes, M, and Caño-Delgado, AI. "Regulation of plant stem cell quiescence by a brassinosteroid signaling module." Developmental Cell 30, no. 1 (2014): 36-47. Full Text

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