Doebley and Helgeson featured in NSF plant genomics video

Geneticist John Doebley and plant pathologist John Helgeson, both from CALS, are among the scientists featured in a fast-paced NSF video entitled Secrets of Plant Genomes Revealed. The first segment of the four-part video offers a primer on plant genomics and the technologies involved. Each of the remaining three focuses on genomic studies of a major crop. The segment featuring Doebley is called Corn: The Dynamic Genome. Helgeson appears in Potatoes vs. Late Blight: Plants at War and Peace. The third segment is called Cotton: Building a Better Plant.