Forest Biotechnology Research

Engineering forest trees with genes for phytoremediation

The contamination of soils by heavy metals such as mercury is a serious environmental problem worldwide. Traditional methods for decontaminating these soils are extremely expensive and disruptive to the...read more.

Data Mining - The loblolly pine gene discovery project

This is a screenshot of the custom written Java GUI interface that we use to perform datamining of the gene expression data collected from our loblolly pine gene discovery project. In the background is a histogram in which... read more.