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ICRISAT, in collaboration with a team of researchers led by the University of Georgia, USA, has published a pioneering study on the finger millet genome offering new insights for breeders and hope for millions in the drylands.

Hallie Wright and Shreena Pradhan were both awarded first place in their division at the CSSA meeting.  Hallie presented her poster 'Genetic Warfare: Identifying Host and Pathogen Genes Involved in Compatible and Incompatible Interactions of Finger Millet Blast' in the C7 division.  Shreena…

Soyeon Choi successfully defended her dissertation entitled 'Genetic analysis of traits conferring latitudinal adaptation in switchgrass' on October 21st 2022.  Congratulations!  We wish you all the best in your career.  

Congratulations to Hallie Wright, who has been selected as a 2020 ASA, CSSA, and SSSA Encompass Fellow, Committee, sponsored by Bayer Crop Science.  The selection committee noted that Hallie's nomination for this highly competitive award stood out by her leadership, DEI and impact statements. …

The Devos Lab is fortunate to have excellent communicators as part of their team.  Hallie Wright and Shreena Pradhan were both finalists in the 2022 Graduate School 3 Minute Thesis Presentation.  Shreena followed in the footsteps of John Spiekerman, another Devos Lab team member, and took second…