Dr. Alan Myers

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Dr. Alan Myers' research focuses on providing a comprehensive understanding of starch metabolism in plants, particularly in maize and Arabidopsis. Dr. Myers has also worked on creating a complete sequence of the Arabidopsis genome to better study starch metabolism.

Area of Expertise: 
Plant Functional Genomics
Education: 
Postdoctoral Fellow, Columbia University, 1983-1986
Ph.D., Genetics, Duke University, 1983
B.S., Biological Science, Carnegie Mellon University, 1977
Contact
515-294-9548
2110 Molecular Biology Building
Ames
Iowa
50011-