Visiting Miller Professor Elena Alvarez-Buylla

Dra. Elena Alvarez-Bullya

Funding from UC-MEXUS is faciliating a novel collaboration with Elena and her group at UNAM and the Specht Lab, combining data from Lacandonia (the famous inside-out flower) and Zingiberales to begin to understand how modifications in fundamental gene regulatory networks are effecting the evolution of novel morphologies and patterns of floral development.