How do plants grow into spirals? Probing plant cell helicity with mathematics

Last updated 5th Mar 2020
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A pinboard by Galane Luo

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Birmingham

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I use mathematical models to investigate the cellular mechanisms that cause spiral shapes in plants.

Plants are the future. Exploring the potentials of plants may help to address many needs of a sustainable society. For example, climate-resilient crops can alleviate hunger; plant-based medicines c...