Research topics

  • Identification and generation of biotechnological assets applied to pest control and mitigation of abiotic stress
  • Functional genomics (transcriptomics and proteomics) of plants and pests
  • Modes of action and molecular plant-pest interaction studies
  • Identification and characterization of plant viruses of importance to agribusiness
  • Development of biotechnological products applied to resistance/tolerance to pests and drought
  • Development of recombinant proteins