Cornell University

Event Calendar for Emerson Hall

April 21 - 27, 2019

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

"Celebration of the 90th anniversary of the founding of the Maize Genetics Corporation newsletter at Cornell University" - Lee Kass

Lee Kass Plant Breeding and Genetics, Cornell University I received my doctoral training in plant anatomy, plant physiology and genetics at Cornell...

What makes a red potato red? Identifying amino acids that influence substrate specifity of potato DFR

Pigmented potatoes (Solanum tuberosum L.) are a rich source of anthocyanin pigments. Dihydroflavonol 4-reductase (DFR) is a rate limiting enzyme in the...

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

IP-CALS Seminar: Gender Responsive Plant Breeding: Closing the Gap Between Genes and Gender

Hale Tufan is an adjuct professor in plant breeding and gentics and the project director of Gender-responsive Researchers Equipped for Agricultural...

Thursday, April 25, 2019

genetic basis of vitamin and mineral levels in fresh sweet corn kernels

We performed a genome-wide association study and identified several genes involved in the genetic control of the natural variation for tocochromanols...

Tracing nitrate transformations in forest soils - Ariel Mollhagen

Ariel Mollhagen Graduate student, SCS Research Group: Dr. Carmen Enid Martinez My general emphasis is in soil chemistry, and my current projects...