Department News & Kudos
Research Features Magazine highlighted the Kiwamu Tanaka lab’s research in an article entitled “An energetic molecule DAMPens plant disease by boosting defence mechanisms.”
Chongjing Xia and Lu Liu, both PhD candidates with Dr. Xianming Chen, won travel awards from APS Pacific Division to attend the division annual meeting at Riverside, California, June 28 and 29. Lu presented her research entitled “Molecular mapping of stripe rust resistance QTL in Pacific Northwest winter wheat cultivar Madsen” and Chongjing presented his […]
Dennis A. Johnson was recognized with the “Best Research Paper of the Year – 2016” award by the Potato Association of American at the PAA annual meeting in Fargo, ND. Thomas F. Cummings was author. Title and citation are “In-canopy Environment of Sprinkler Irrigated Potato Fields as a Factor for Late Blight Management in the […]
Andrea Garfinkel, PhD student with Dr. Gary Chastagner, has won the student paper competition at the recent APS Pacific Division meeting in Riverside, California. Her presentation was entitled “Multiple new pathogens revealed in a survey of peony diseases in the United States”. Congratulations, Andrea!