Michael Raissig – New member of the Swiss Society of Plant Biology

The “breathing” pore (= stoma) of grasses

The “breathing” pore (= stoma) of grasses. Image: Michael Raissig

The Swiss Society of Plant Biology welcomes its new member Prof. Dr. Michael Raissig.
Visit his personal research portfolio Form, development, and function of grass stomata.

Michael Raissig is assistant professor of Plant Genetics & Development and he chairs a research group in the Institute of Plant Sciences at the University of Bern.


The Swiss Society of Plant Biology and its portal – the Swiss Plant Science Web – serve as an information and communications tool for academic plant sciences in Switzerland. The network enhances the visibility of plant biology and the achievements of plant science research for society. By joining forces, it advances research and education efforts in Switzerland. Group leaders at Swiss universities are portrayed with a personal research portfolio. Currently, the SPSW website showcases 130 member portfolios.