Plant Breeding and Genetics
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RESEARCH

Plant Breeding and Genetics Active Research Programs

  • Breeding and genetic improvement of specialty crops for:
    • disease resistance and stress tolerance
    • improved nutritional and aesthetic quality
    • desirable fruit and nut quality
    • increased yield
  • Genomics and trait association analysis of Lemnaceae
  • Plant regulators of programmed cell death as targets for stress tolerance improvement
  • Genetics and functional genomics in model plants
    • Stem cell activity and tissue homeostasis
    • Singling for plant architecture and developmental patterning
  • Transformation

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