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Collaborations

The Sustainable Perennial Crops Laboratory has a long and productive history of collaborative research involving stakeholders.


Current collaborators and projects:

BGI AMERICAS CORPORATION, Cambridge, MA,
  • Development of Next Generation Sequences to Address Genetic Diversity and Disease Interactions of Perennial Tropical Crops
  • CENTEO AGRONOMICO TROPICAL DE INVESTIGACION Y, , ,
  • Development of Sustainable Cacao Production Methods in Costa Rica
  • CORPOICA-CORPORACION COLOMBIANA DE INVESTIGAC, BOGOTA, ,
  • Molecular Characterization and Diversity Analysis of Colombian Cacao Genebank Collections and Cacao Pathogens from Various Regions of Colombia
  • DOVETAIL GENOMICS, LLC, Santa Cruz, CA,
  • Genome Sequencing with Dovetail Genomics, LLC
  • FUNDACAO PAU BRASIL, ILHEUS, ,
  • Cacao Genotypic Response to Abiotic Stresses, and Management Practices on Soil and Cocoa Bean Quality
  • INSTITUTO DE CULTIVOS TROPICALES - (ICT), SAN MARTIN, ,
  • Assess Cacao Germplasm for Abiotic Factors and Improved Agronomic Traits
  • LGC GENOMICS, LLC, Beverly, MA,
  • Development of GBS and SNP Tools for Tropical Plant Genotyping
  • NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY, DEKALB, IL,
  • Developing Genomics Resources for Tropical Perennial Crops Economically Important to the United States
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF THE WEST INDIES, ST. AUGUSTINE, ,
  • Evaluation of Cacao Germplasm for Targeted Agronomic Traits in the International Cocao Genebank, Trinidad
  • UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA, GAINESVILLE, FL,
  • Evaluation of Soil Quality Parameters in Tropical Soils and Assessment of Elemental Composition in Tropical Crops
  • Genetic Diversity Studies of Phytophthora species
  • UNIVERSITY OF READING, , ,
  • Developing Pathogen and Plant Based Genetic Tools for Breeding Disease Resistance in Theobroma Cacao