Phylogeny

Lab defense: dissecting Fusarium incarnatum-equiseti species complex infecting rice in Brazil

The second thesis defense of the year was presented by Caroline Ávila (on the right at the photo), one of the students involved in the Fusarium rice project who focused her work on the diversity of the Fusarium incarnatum-equiseti species complex infecting rice in Brazil.

Welcome to new member - Dr. Lucas Abreu

Dr. Lucas M. Abreu is joining our team as a postdoctoral researcher. Lucas has a unique multidisciplinary academic profile - he holds PhD in Chemistry (UFMG), MSc in Agricultural microbiology (UFLA) and BSc in Agronomy (UFLA).