Seminar Series Plant Sciences Wageningen UR
Date: Thursday December 4th, 2014
Time: 15.30 - 17.00 h
Venue: Wageningen University Campus, Radix Building, Building 107, Room W01, ground floor Radix-West, Droevendaalsesteeg 1, 6708 PB Wageningen.
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Topic to be discussed: 'The application of plant biotechnology for preventing diseases'
Claude M. Fauquet (International Laboratory for Tropical Agricultural Biotechnology (ILTAB) / Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, St. Louis (USA))
Ton Bisseling (Wageningen UR - Molecular Biology / Graduate School EPS)
Claude Fauquet is director of the International Laboratory for Tropical Agricultural Biotechnology (ILTAB) and member and principal investigator at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in St. Louis. Fauquet is specialized in diseases commonly encountered in the African production of cassava, and the application of plant biotechnology for preventing these diseases.
Dr. Fauquet will be in Wageningen during the whole afternoon. When you want to meet Fauquet in person, please contact Ton Bisseling.