The Group

What's New

Volker Brendel elected AAAS Fellow (Oct. 20016); IU News Release (Nov. 21, 2016)

Check out our github site!

Raborn, R.T., Spitze, K., Brendel, V.P. & Lynch, M. (2016) Promoter architecture and sex-specific gene expression in Daphnia pulex. Genetics 204, 593-612. [online article]

Duvick, J., Standage, D.S., Merchant, N. & Brendel, V.P. (2016) xGDBvm: A Web GUI-driven workflow for annotating eukaryotic genomes in the cloud. The Plant Cell 28, 840-854. [online article]

Standage, D.S., Berens, A.J., Glastad, K.M., Severin, A.J., Brendel, V.P. & Toth, A.L. (2016) Genome, transcriptom and methylome sequencing of a primitively eusocial wasp reveal a greatly reduced DNA methylaiton system in a social insect. Molecular Ecology 25, 1769-1784. [online article]


Group:

The Brendel Group provides domain expertise to advise the Jetstream national science and engineering cloud project.

V. Brendel serves on the CyVerse External Advisory Board.

V. Brendel serves as Consulting Editor of The Plant Cell.


PlantGDB News:

xGDBvm on YouTube

Rotation Students



IU graduate programs typically require of their students research rotations of 6-8 weeks in three or more groups in their first year before selecting a home group for their research work. We host several rotation students each term. Meet some of them!


JiHye Kim. Ph.D. student in Biology. M.S.: SungKyunKwan University, Korea, 2013. Home town: Gunsan, South Korea. Research Interest : GWAS, genome evolution, regulation of gene expression regulation. Rotation in Brendel Group: August-September 2016.