Brandon J. MacLeod

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Salicylic acid (SA) is a mandatory plant metabolite in the deployment of systemic acquired resistance (SAR), a broad-spectrum systemic immune response induced by local inoculation with avirulent pathogens. The NPR1 transcription co-activator is the central node positively regulating SAR. SA was the last of the major hormones to be without a known receptor.(More)
During the pupal stage of Tenebrio molitor, the accessory reproductive glands of males grow by cell division. Within the secretory epithelium of the bean-shaped accessory glands (BAGs), cell numbers triple. In the tubular accessory glands (TAGs), the increase is 14-fold. There are two mitotic maxima in each gland. The first maximum occurs at 1-2 days while(More)
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