Entries by Charlotte Carroll

Dr Oliver Pescott – Alien plants

Dr Oliver Pescott from the NERC Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (CEH) speaks about his work within the Biological Records Centre on alien plant species and what that means for ecology and the environment. This full  length (60 minute lecture) was filmed at the 2017 Gatsby Plant Science Summer School.

Prof Diane Bassham – Autophagy

Prof Diane Bassham works at Iowa State University where she researches function of vacuoles and their contribution to plant survival during environmental stress. In this video, Diane discusses the role of autophagy (meaning ‘self-eating’) in this defence process. This full length (60 minute) lecture was filmed at the Gatsby Plant Science Summer School 2017