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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service



US-Vietnam Joint Committee Meeting on Science and Technology, October 2013

Marcella Witting, of the ARS Office of International Research Programs (OIRP), Peter Bretting of the Office of National Programs, and Gary Kinard and Karen Williams of the National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, represented USDA ARS in the US-Vietnam Joint Committee Meeting on Science and Technology. Discussions focused on ARS-Vietnam collaboration on germplasm collection, management, and research, with Vietnamese representatives expressing interest in learning about the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN) system. ARS will continue discussions on germplasm-related research, as well as other priorities identified by the Vietnamese government including vaccine development, climate change adaptation and mitigation, bioenergy, and environmental protection.

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Last Modified: 8/13/2016
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