Biotechnology

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Degrees 

Ph.D. in Biological Sciences
(concentration in Agricultural Biotechnology)


Research

A genomic and proteomic search for segregating adipose genes in broilers

A molecular model for tolerance to toxic metal ions in plants

Characterization of root proteomes for drought and salt tolerance in wild tomato species

Mitigating the effect of plant disease through an understanding of bacterial soft rot

Genetic characterization of upland cotton chromosome substitution lines using multiple molecular markers

Microencapsulation-based technologies for effective delivery of micronutrients and nutriceuticals through fortified and functional foods

Characterization of novel hydrolytic enzymes for improving conversion efficiency of lignocellulosic biomas into ethanol

Mutagenesis of switchgrass to select for herbicide resistant mutants and varieties and selection of alternative energy crops

 



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