Faculty & Staff


Sorina C. Popescu

Assistant Professor
Discipline: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Specialty: Stress Signal Transduction
Email: scp319@msstate.edu
Phone: (662) 325-2640
Office Location: Dorman Hall, Room 410

Mailing Address
Box 9655
Mississippi State, MS 39762

Physical Address
32 Creelman St
Mississippi State, MS 39762

Education

  • Ph.D., Rutgers University
  • M.S., University of Bucharest, Romania

Research Interests

  • Stress-induced signaling pathways

Recent Publications

  • Brauer, E. K., N. Hasan, R. Dale, N. Kato, A. Collucio, M. Pineros, L. Kochian, S. Popescu. 2016. The Raf-like kinase ILK1 and the high affinity K+ transporter HAK5 are required for innate immunity and abiotic stress response. Plant Physiology 171(2):1470-1484. Download
  • Campe, R., C. Langenbach, F. Leissing, G. V. Popescu, K. Goellner, G. J. Beckers, S. C. Popescu. 2016. ABC transporter PEN3/PDR8/ABCG36 interacts with calmodulin that, like PEN3, is required for Arabidopsis nonhost resistance. New Phytologist 209(1):294-306. Download
  • Popescu, G. V., C. Noutsos, S. Popescu. 2016. Big data and plant science: Resources and data mining tools for plant genomics and proteomics. In Carugo O., Eisenhaber F. (eds) Data Mining Techniques for the Life Sciences. Methods in Molecular Biology, vol 1415. Humana Press, New York, NY. Download
  • Popescu, S. 2016. Protein networks – A driving force for discovery in plant sciences. Current Plant Biology 5:1. Download
  • Campe, R., C. Langenbach, F. Leissing, G.V. Popescu, S.C. Popescu, K. Goellner, G.J.M. Beckers, U. Conrath. 2015. ABC transporter PEN3/PDR8/ABCG36 interacts with calmodulin that, like PEN3, is required for Arabidopsis nonhost resistance. New Phytologists. Download