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Underutilized/orphan crops for nutrition, health and food security

Underutilized/orphan crops have great potential to address global issues on malnutrition, diet-related health problems, and food security in the face […]

Molecular-genetic and biotechnological tools

We are using molecular-genetic and biotechnological tools to improve desirable traits such as yield, nutritional quality and stress resilience in […]


Teff established at UNCG-Biology greenhouse


Extremophiles such as hyperthermophilic archaea survive under extreme environments that can destroy most living organisms. We are interested to explore […]