The Plant Science Research Summit was held at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute in Chevy Chase, Maryland, on September 22-23, 2011. Some 150 representatives predominantly from academia and industry, encompassing a broad spectrum of basic to translational plant science research, gathered and developed a consensus plan to invigorate and guide plant science research over the next decade. Attached is a URL link to that report -which you may find of interest.
Joseph R. Ecker
Salk International Council Chair in Genetics
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies
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