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Professor Keith Edwards

Biography

Personal profile

  • Chair in Cereal Functional Genomics : Jan 2001 to present
  • Head of Crop Genetics, IACR-Long Ashton Research Station : 1995-2001
  • Plant Genome Team Leader, Zeneca Seeds : 1990-1995
  • Research Scientist, ICI Seeds and Leicester University: 1982-1990
  • Research Scientist, G.D. Searle & Co : 1981-1982
  • University of Salford BSc Hon's 1st Class: Applied Biology : 1977-1981

List of current awards

  • BBSRC-AF: Mining the allohexaploid wheat genome for useful sequence polymorphisms (2009-2011) £1.7 million
  • BBSRC-T&R: A community resource for wheat functional genomics (2008-2013) £349,285
  • BBSRC-AF: Large scale mapping of wheat transcripts and simultaneously defining the A, B and D genome contribution to the hexaploid transcriptome (2008-2012) £443,457
  • BBSRC-AF: Increasing genetic diversity in wheat by interfering with mismatch repair (2008-2011) £471,971

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Organisations

School of Biological Sciences

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