Angus Murphy


Angus Murphy
Professor & Chair
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Organizational Unit
 
Professor & Chair
Angus Murphy
asmurphy@umd.edu
University of Maryland
College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Plant Science & Landscape Architecture
2102 Plant Sciences Building
4291 Fieldhouse Drive
College Park, Maryland 20742
Phone (main): 301 405-6244
Fax: 301 314-9308

RESEARCH FOCUS

  • Processes that control the movement of the phytohormone auxin to regulate programmed and plastic plant development
  • Integration of light and gravity responses and modification of auxin fluxes by salt stress.
  • Transport of other aromatic acids that function in plant / fungal growth processes.
  • Reduction of mycotoxins in plant foods