The Department of Plant Physiology is part of Umeå Plant Science Centre. Our main activities are academic research in experimental plant biology where the major aim is to understand all aspects of plants in relation to the environment in which they live.
UPSC Researchers demonstrate that death of certain cells in the root facilitate growth of lateral roots
Abdellah Lakehal has studied how the initiation of adventitious roots is regulated at the molecular level.
Marianne Sommarin receives Umeå University's Medal of Merit 2019.