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American Society of Plant Biologists
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The American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB) is a professional society devoted to the advancement of the plant sciences. It publishes two world-class journals and organizes conferences and other activities that are critical to the advancement of plant science. ASPB plays a key role in uniting the international plant science disciplines. Mission Statement ASPB was founded in 1924 to promote the growth and development of plant biology, to encourage and publish research in plant biology, and to promote the interests and growth of plant scientists in general. Over the decades, the Society has evolved and expanded to provide a forum for molecular and cellular biology as well as to serve the basic interests of plant science. Quick Facts With 4,500 members, ASPB membership spans six continents and has members working in such diverse areas as academia, government laboratories, and industrial and commercial environments. The Society also has a large student membership. ASPB plays a key role in uniting the international plant science disciplines. ASPB members share a common goal of promoting the growth, development, and outreach of plant biology as a pure and applied science. Advertising Opportunities Jump quickly to ASPB's advertising opportunities and rate card: Plant Physiology The Plant Cell ASPB News ASPB Member Chatter ASPB Website ASPB Meeting Program ASPB 1 of 1 10/31/2013 3:51 PM Statistics In 2012, we had over 3 million site visits (up from 2.6 million in 2011) from ~1.5 million individuals who spent an average of 2.5 minutes on the site. The country with the single highest number of visitors in 2012 was the United States, with ~671,000, followed by China with 334,000, and India with 262,000. However, when viewed by continent, Asia had the highest usage, with over a million visits. Her

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