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PHENOPSIS platform

PHENOPSIS is part of the Montpellier Plant Phenotyping Platforms (M3P). The PHENOPSIS automaton is set up in a growth chamber where plants are grown in highly controlled environmental conditions. PHENOPSIS is regularly improved since 2004 to give insights into the control of plant growth plasticity and face new challenges in high-throughput plant phenotyping.


The first version of the PHENOPSIS prototype was released in 2004 and is presented with details in Granier et al. 2006. The PHENOPSIS automaton...
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Actual features for new challenges in plant phenotyping

Since 2007, PHENOPSIS was regularly improved to face new challenges in plant high-throughput phenotyping.
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The three growth chambers are all equipped with their own individual automaton with watering and imaging stations
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Previous applications

PHENOPSIS has been used in different contexts: for LEPSE own research, for collaborative funded projects, but also for access to external users.
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Ongoing work

Arabidopsis thaliana is still the model plant for phenotyping projects in PHENOPSIS but, since 2013, PHENOPSIS has also been used to grow canola,...
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A cross-disciplinary team of experts is working on the platform.
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Data sharing and access

Public data are available from our information system.
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Papers published with data issued from the PHENOPSIS platform

A paper describing PHENOPSIS and the first results was published in 2006 in New Phytologist. It is now (october 2016) cited 306 times and since its...
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