The Botany Department is one of the largest and strongest Botany Departments in North America, offering a wide range of research and educational programs. Specializations range from the organismal to the molecular level.

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University of British Columbia researchers have discovered an internal messaging system that plants use to manage the growth and division of their cells. These growth-management processes are critical for all organisms, because without them, ...more


Globally, biodiversity is concentrated around the equator, but the scientific ...more


Tue, 11/04/2014 - 12:30pm
From frontline to headquarter: the battlefields...


Tue, 11/18/2014 - 12:30pm
Life inside a plant cell: a dynamic perspective