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Kendal Hirschi

Kendal Hirschi

Professor, Moelecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine

kendalh@bcm.edu

Baylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza
Houston, TX 77030

Titles

  • Professor, Pediatrics-Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Professor, Moelecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Professor, Program in Integrative Molecular and Biomedical Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Professor, USDA/ARS Children's Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Associate Director of Research, Vegetables and Fruit Improvement Center, Texas A&M University

Education

  • PhD, University of Arizona, 1993
  • MS, Arizona State University, 1988
  • BS, University of Arizona, 1984

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Journal Articles

2012

Undurraga, S. F., M. P. Santos, J. Paez-Valencia, H. Yang, P. K. Hepler, A. R. Facanha, K. D. Hirschi and R. A. Gaxiola. 2012. Arabidopsis sodium dependent and independent phenotypes triggered by H+-Ppase up-regulation are SOS1 dependent. Plant Science 193:96-105. DOI: 10.1016/j.plantsci.2011.11.011. (link )

2005

Park, S., J. Li, J. K. Pittman, G. A. Berkowitz, H. Yang, S. F. Undurraga, J. Morris, K. D. Hirschi and R. A. Gaxiola. 2005. Up-regulation of a H+-pyrophosphatase (H+-PPase) as a strategy to engineer drought-resistant crop plants. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (USA) 102(52):18830-18835. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0509512102. (link )

2002

Gaxiola, R. A., G. R. Fink and K. D. Hirschi. 2002. Genetic manipulation of vacuolar proton pumps and transporters. Plant Physiology 129(3):967-973. DOI: 10.1104/pp.020009. (link )

Posters

2012

Paez-Valencia, J., A. Patron-Soberano, C. Sanchez-Gomez, J. Sanchez-Lares, T. Furstenau, M. Hilton, P. Valencia-Mayoral, B. G. Ayre, K. D. Hirschi and R. A. Gaxiola. 2012. H+-PPase AVP1 is necessary for phloem development in Arabidopsis thaliana. Poster presented at the Plant Biology 2012, 22-24 July 2012, Austin, TX. (link )

2010

Paez-Valencia, J., J. Sanchez, J. Park, S. Park, K. D. Hirschi, B. G. Ayre and R. A. Gaxiola. 2010. Evaluating the improved plant biomass caused by enhanced type I proton-pumping pyrophosphatase (H+-PPase) activity. Poster presented at the Plant Biology 2010 Joint Annual Meetings of the American Society of Plant Biologists and the Canadian Society of Plant Physiologists - La Société Canadienne de Physiologie Végétale, 31 July-4 August, 2010, Montreal, Canada. (link )

2003

Gaxiola, R. A., S. Park, J. K. Pittman, G. A. Berkowitz, J. Li, J. Morris, S. F. Undurraga, H. Yang and K. D. Hirschi. 2003. Ecotopic overexpression in tomato of the Arabidopsis AVP1 gene results in drought tolerance. Poster presented at the Plant Biology 2003, 25-30 July 2003, Honolulu, HI. (link )