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Biotechnology, Breeding and Crop Improvement

Developing plant varieties for the future.

Peng W. Chee
Peng Chee

Professor
Molecular Cotton Breeding Laboratory; National Environmentally Sound Production Agriculture Laboratory;
Institute of Plant Breeding, Genetics and Genomics
Website

molecular breeding of cotton

Zenglu Li
Zenglu Li

Professor
Georgia Seed Development Professorship in Soybean Breeding and Genetics
Institute of Plant Breeding, Genetics and Genomics
Website

soybean breeding, genetics and genomics

Mohamed Mergoum
Mohamed Mergoum

Georgia Seed Development UGAF Professorship in Wheat Breeding and Genetics
Institute of Plant Breeding, Genetics and Genomics
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small grain breeding, genetics and genomics

Peggy Ozias-Akins
Peggy Ozias-Akins

D.W. Brooks Professorship, UGA Distinguished Research Professor
Institute of Plant Breeding, Genetics and Genomics; Horticulture
Website | ResearchGate

developmental biology and molecular mechanisms of apomixis, genetic enhancement of peanut and grasses

Justin Vaughn
Justin Vaughn

Adjunct Faculty
Institute of Plant Breeding, Genetics and Genomics
Website | Google Scholar

gene discovery, population genomics characterization and visualization, simulation of genetic systems

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