Historically, Virginia (grape production)
Now California (grape production)
2022 Potential Projects
Below are some potential projects you may contribute to as part of the 2022 summer GRaPEs cohort.
Effectors and Evolution (Eff'n Evolution). Grape phylloxera evolved thousands of genes to successfully colonize its grape host, and we are trying to find out:
- what does a single gene contribute to this interaction?
- which genes are important for rootstock breeding?