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Plants: Cool Biology and Useful Functions

Robin Buell

Robin Buell

Robin Buell, professor of plant biology, and an expert in the genomic aspects of plant biology and plant pathogens, explains some of her ongoing projects, including her work with the potato genome. Using genomic data, she is working to speed the development and breeding of more productive, healthy, drought-tolerant and disease-resistant food and bioenergy crops. She recently received the designation of MSU Foundation Professor, in recognition of her exceptional contributions to research and instruction.

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