Nucleic acid delivery to plants. Towards improved protection and development of crops.
Dr F Fernandez-Trillo, Dr E Luna-Diez
12 January 2020
PhD Research Project
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Competition Funded PhD Project (UK Students Only)
This research project is one of a number of projects at this institution. It is in competition for funding with one or more of these projects. Usually the project which receives the best applicant will be awarded the funding. The funding is only available to UK citizens or those who have been resident in the UK for a period of 3 years or more. Some projects, which are funded by charities or by the universities themselves may have more stringent restrictions.
Plant genetic engineering is an important tool used in current efforts in crop improvement, pharmaceutical product biosynthesis and sustainable agriculture.