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Plant Molecular Biology Consortium

The Plant Molecular Biology Consortium sponsors monthly seminars featuring nationally recognized academic and industrial plant scientists. Membership is open to plant scientists associated with any of North Carolina's colleges or universities and any representatives from companies involved in plant molecular biology.

31st Annual Plant Molecular Biology Retreat
September 8-10, 2017
Asheville, NC

Keynote Speaker: Joe Noel, Salk Institute
Capstone Speaker: Scott Uknes, AgBiome

​View the full retreat schedule.



2017-2018 Seminar Series

Meetings begin promptly at 4 p.m. and are held till 6 p.m. at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center.

Refreshments are served after the seminar. No registration is required to attend.

Download the 2017-18 Seminar Series flier.

October 23, 2017

Dr. Niko Geldner 
University of Lausanne 

November 6, 2017

Dr. Roger Innes
Indiana University

December 4, 2017

Vance Crowe
January 29, 2018

Dr. Zachary Lippman
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

February 26, 2018

Dr. Elizabeth Haswell
Washington University

March 19, 2018

Dr. Jim Giovannoni
Cornell University

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