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Cooperstone receives FFAR 2019 New Innovator in Food and Agriculture Research Award

Aug. 19, 2020
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Congratulations to Dr. Jessica Cooperstone on receiving the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) 2019 New Innovator in Food and Agriculture Research. An award granted to early career scientists supporting research in one of the Foundation’s six Challenge Areas. Dr. Cooperstone’s research combines plant breeding/genetics, analytical chemistry, bioinformatics and nutrition to develop tomatoes that are more beneficial for human health.