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Plant Molecular Biology Consortium


The Plant Molecular Biology Consortium sponsors monthly seminars featuring nationally recognized academic and industrial plant scientists. Membership is open to plant scientists associated with any of North Carolina's colleges or universities and any representatives from companies involved in plant molecular biology.

30th Annual Plant Molecular Biology Retreat
September 23 - 25, 2016
Wrightsville, NC

Keynote Speaker: Joe Noel, The Salk Institute

Capstone Speaker: Mary-Dell Chilton, Syngenta


**Chalk talk submissions are due no later than 4pm on Friday, August 19th**


2015-2016 Seminar Series

Meetings are held from 6 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center

Meetings begin promptly at 6 p.m.; Light refreshments served at 7 p.m.  No registration required to attend.

Download 2016-17 Seminar Series flier

October 17, 2016

Dr. Dani Zamir
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment

November 14, 2016

Dr. Scott Michaels
Indiana University

February 13, 2017

Dr. Ralph Panstruga
RWTH Aachen University

March 24, 2017

Dr. Siobhan Brady
UC Davis

April 10, 2017

Dr. Magdalena Benzanilla
UMass Amherst

             We'd like to thank our Corporate Members:

Bayer Crop Science


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