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What is ASPB?
We are a professional society devoted to the advancement of the plant sciences. We publish two world-class journals and organizes conferences, and other activities that are key to the advancement of the science. Membership is open to anyone from any nation engaged with the full spectrum of plant science research from fundamental to applied.
What is a Plant Scientist?
A plant scientist specializes in the scientific study of plants. Within plant biology there are many areas of interest including cellular and molecular biology, genetics, development, evolution, physiology and biochemistry. Plant scientists are working world-wide in nearly all industries including academia, corporations, pharmacology, research, non-profits and government.