Antonella Ferela

  • Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program
  • 2018-19
  • Argentina

Plant Sciences

National University of Rosario

Faculty Host: Jorge Dubcovsky
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Antonella is a PhD student in Biological Science in the Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology of Rosario (IBR), Argentina. She studied Biotechnology in the College of Biochemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, National University of Rosario (UNR), Argentina.

As a PhD student, she aims to characterize and understand the regulatory networks of genes underlying plant development. During her Fulbright Scholarship at UC Davis, she will be working in Professor Dubcovsky's lab on a project that aims to understand the importance of the Growth Regulating Factors (GRFs), a plant's specific transcriptional factors family, in wheat.

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