Farman Lab Personnel

  Farman

Mark Farman, Principal Investigator

 


  Melanie

Melanie Heist, Lab Manager and Graduate Student

Project: Genetic analysis and cloning of genes controlling host specificity in Magnaporthe isolates from perennial ryegrass and foxtails

 

  Rebekah

Rebekah Whitley, Graduate Student

Project: Exploring clonal variation of avirulence gene expression as a mechanism for pathogenic adaptation

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  Lily

Li Chen, Visiting Scholar

Project: Genetic characterization of Magnaporthe populations causing wheat blast and perennial ryegrass gray leaf spot.
This research constitutes a key objective of a major project entitled, "Novel methods for managing blast disease in rice and wheat"

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