Dr. Erik W Vollbrecht

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Associate Professor
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Dr. Erik Vollbrecht is the Principal Investigator for Vollbrecht Laboratories. His primary research interests include plant development and evolution, transposon biology, and maize functional genomics. Vollbrecht Laboratories has been studying natural variation and drought responses in developing maize infloresences by focusing on floral shoot branching in maize.

Area of Expertise: 
Plant Genomics
Education: 
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1997
B.A., University of California, Berkeley, 1985
Contact
515-294-9009
2206 Molecular Biology
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Iowa
50011-3260