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Event: Horticulture and Crop Science Exit Seminar
Horticulture and Crop Science Exit Seminar Victoria Bulegeya Advisor: Dr. David Francis Committee: Dr. Margaret Redinbaugh, Dr. Peter Thomison Tuesday, July 19, 2016 (8:00 – 9:00 am) In Fisher room 121 (Wooster) video linked to Kottman Hall room 244 (Columbus) and iAGRI large conference room at Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA), Tanzania

Title: The effects of Potyvirus resistance on Maize lethal necrosis (MLN)

Event: Horticulture and Crop Science Exit Seminar
Horticulture and Crop Science Exit Seminar Eka Sari Advisor: Dr. David Francis Committee: Dr. Joseph Scheerens, Dr. Leah Mchale Monday, July 18, 2016 (1:00-2.00 pm) In Williams Hall 123 (Wooster) linked to Kottman Hall 202F (Columbus)

Title: The effects of lycopene β-yclase (CYC-B) allele introgression on cherry tomato fruit quality

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Event: PhD Exit Seminar

Zhifen Zhang, PhD Candidate

PhD Exit Seminar 

Title: Use of genetic transformation technology in oil crops: soybean and sunflower

Event: HCS Colloquium

Presenter: Michael Dzakovich

Advisor: Dr. David Francis

SAC members: Dr. Joshua Blakeslee, Dr. Leah McHale, Dr. Steven J. Schwartz

Proposal Type:  PhD Proposal

Title of Presentation: Leveraging Natural Variation in Carotenoid Biosynthetic Genes and Implications for Human Health

Event: HCS Colloquium
Presenter: Eduardo Bernal Advisor: Dr. David Francis SAC Members: Dr. Leah McHale, Dr. Sally Miller

 

Characterizing sources of resistance in tomato in response to Xanthomonas spp.

Media mention: NAPB Positions Plant Breeders for the Future

NAPB Positions Plant Breeders for the Future