New faces

Last changed: 08 September 2021

These are the people that recently have arrived to the Department of Forest Mycology and Plant Pathology.

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Elin Almén started last her Master thesis in the beginning of September. She will be part of a project led by Robert Glinwood (Department of Crop Production Ecology) and Sara where we investigate the effect of different elicitors on the rhizosphere and root microbiome of wheat. More specifically, we want to elucidate whether elictors affect the competition for ammonium between wheat and its associated communities. She will work mostly in the lab.

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Guus is a new master student who started an internship at the department  He is doing master program in Molecular Life sciences at Wageningen University in the Netherlands, and will be working with us until February. During his stay he will be working with transcriptomics of Heterobasidion annosum together Mikael, Malin and Hernán. He will sit in the library.

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Eula Gems Oreiro is a new PhD student at the Department. Eula will work with Septoria tritici blotch (STB) on wheat caused by the fungal pathogen Zymoseptoria tritici.The supervisor group is Jiausi Zhan (main), Björn Andersson, Hanna Friberg and Anna Berlin. Her office will be in E336.


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