Here you can find information about my current research along with past years research projects (PhD and Post-Doctorate work)



PCN 150Current Research


The overall goal of my research is to understand the fundamental biology of plant-nematode interactions between the potato cyst nematode, Globodera rostochiensis and Globodera pallida, and potato.


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SCN 150MU Postdoctoral Research


The focus of my research in the Mitchum Lab was the molecular basis of plant-nematode interactions with an emphasis on the interaction between the soybean cyst nematode (SCN; Heterodera glycines) and its host plant, soybean.


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soybeanPhD Research


Soybean (Glycine max [L.] Merr) is considered an excellent source of protein and oil for humans and livestock. However, soybean seed proteins are deficient in the sulfur-containing amino acids cysteine and methionine.


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