Celebrating a New Division of Botany at SICB: An Introduction to the Integrative Plant Biology Symposium.

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Summary of "Celebrating a New Division of Botany at SICB: An Introduction to the Integrative Plant Biology Symposium."

The Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology (SICB) should, in theory, be a home for scientists working across the entire Tree of Life. In practice, SICB has remained principally a society that supports integrative zoological research. Here we highlight a broad collection of what we consider to the best in integrative and comparative plant biology, gathered together for a special symposium at the 2019 SICB meeting. This symposium and special issue mark the initiation of a new Division of Botany within SICB, which we hope will usher in a new era of SICB where botanists and zoologists engage, collaborate, and celebrate together in this especially creative period of integrative and comparative biology.


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Name: Integrative and comparative biology
ISSN: 1557-7023


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