Webinar: The Food Fix - Superplants, microbe sidekicks and nutrient heroes

University of Cologne
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18:00-19:00 CEST

This webinar, organised by DWIH NY, the University of Cologne New York Office and its partner organisations, will explain how microbes are being transformed into plant warrior sidekicks and how understanding the plant-nutrient relationship might maximise crop yields and establish food security.

Featured speakers:

  • Prof. Dr. Alga Zuccaro - Professor of Microbial Ecological Genetics at the Institute for Plant Sciences at the University of Cologne and the coordinator of the research area on plant microbiota metabolic networks and edaphic adaptation at the Cluster of Excellence on Plant Sciences (CEPLAS)
  • Prof. Dr. Mechthild Tegeder - Herbert L. Eastlick Distinguished Professor in Plant Molecular Physiology at the School of Biological Sciences at Washington State University

This event will be held Tuesday 4 May 2021, 18:00-19:00 CEST. Read more here and register here.