Dr. Laura Rodriguez-Uribe

Laura Rodriquez-Uribe
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  • Ph.D., Molecular Biology, New Mexico State University
  • M.S., Biology/Molecular Biology, New Mexico State University
  • B.S., Biology/Aquaculture, Autonomous University of the State of Morelos, Cuernavaca, Mexico

Research Interests

Plant Physiology, Plant Molecular Response to Biotic and Abiotic Stresses, Plant Nutraceuticals, Plant Secondary Metabolism and Biotechnology.

Current Research Projects

  • Identification of the molecular bases for heritable traits for pigments in Capsicum annuum fruits

  • Molecular characterization of xanthophyll acyltransferases in Capsicum annuum