Congrats to Mengjie Li for successfully passing her master thesis oral defense on “Construction of CRISPR-Cas9 knockout mutants of 14 genes controlling yield, plant architecture and heading date in rice”. Best of luck in all her future endeavors!
Invited by Prof. Jianming Yu, Prof. Xuehui Huang attended the “The Plant and Animal Genome XXVIII Conference (PAG)” during Jan. 10th to Jan. 15th, and gave an oral talk about “Exploring the molecular basis of heterosis for plant breeding”. The PAG conference is held every year in San Diego, which brings together over 3,000 leading genetic scientists and researchers in plant and animal research. Doc. Jie Qiu, and Doc. Wenting Zhang also attended the meeting with Prof. Huang this year.
Jie Qiu got support by a grant from “Young Scientists Fund of the National Natural Science Foundation of China (31901899)”.
Our team is growing! Dr. Jie Qiu and Dr. Suhui Chen are joining our lab.
Xuehui Huang won the "National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars (31825015)"!
Qin Wang won the “Young Scientists Fund of the National Natural Science Foundation of China (31801027)”.
Happy to have Dr. Xin Wei and Dr. Qin Wang joining our lab.