MSI PI Carol Ishimaru Named Fellow of American Phytopathological Society

Genetics

MSI Principal Investigator Carol Ishimaru (professor, Department of Plant Pathology) has been named a Fellow of the American Phytopathological Society (APS). The APS is a professional society specializing in plant pathology research. Fellows are named based on their significant and distinguished contributions to the field.

Professor Ishimaru uses MSI for genomic research to study pathogens and plants to identify genes that might be used to help develop plants with broad disease resistance.