Phenomics and Genomics Tools, key strategies to accelerate the genetic gain of crops, Jun 5, 2020
During the Webinar, we will talk about:
- Development of biofortified corn: classical improvement of molecular and biochemical tools.
Natalia Palacios (CIMMYT).
- McGill's Phenomic Platform: Increased resolution of complex character enhancement.
Valerio Hoyos-Villegas (Department of Plant Science, McGill University, Canada).
- Genomic Predictions for Agronomic Traits in Common Bean and their Application in Breeding.
Bodo Raatz (International Center for Tropical Agriculture).
- Root and Tuber Crop Phenomics under Nutrient Deficiency: Interpreting Effciency, Utilization and Physiological
Performance of Root System Architectural Traits
Luis Duque (Penn State University, United States).
Valerio Hoyos Villegas.
Assistant professor in plant breeding and genetics.
Plant Science Department, McGill University, Canada
Plant breeder and bean geneticist.
International Center for Tropical Agriculture.
Research Assistant Professor in Physiology and Crop Improvement.
Penn State University, USA
Webinar Series - Cenicaña. 2020
Date: Jun 5, 2020
Time: 8:00 am - 12:00 am