germplasm conservation

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The head of the Maize Germplasm Bank, who retired in September, modernized the bank’s data curation and promoted outreach to maize landrace farming communities in the Americas.

Post-Doctoral Fellow
Food security
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In an environment designed for experimental study and regeneration, maize ancestors can thrive.

Food security
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Visiting scientist Roi Ben-David discusses Israel’s exotic germplasm gap and ongoing efforts to restore the country’s lost wheat landrace collections.

Principal Scientist

Maize Breeder

Head, Wheat Germplasm Collections & International Wheat Improvement Network