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Dr. Kwak Sang Soo from Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology (KRIBB) visited JAAS

Dr. Kwak Sang Soo from Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology (KRIBB) visited JAAS

 
At the invitation of the Institute of Food Crops, Dr. Kwak Sang Soo of Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology (KRIBB) visited JAAS from May 14 to 19, 2012, for academic exchanges on transgenic sweetpotato breeding. During his visit, Dr. Kwak Sang Soo gave a lecture on Metabolic Engineering of Carotenoid in Transgenic Sweetpotato on Marginal Lands, visited the sweetpotato testing fields and presented his suggestions on relevant researches. Accompanied by JAAS scientists, Dr. Kwak Sang Soo also made academic visits to the School of Life Sciences of Nanjing University, Institute of Plant Physiology & Ecology of Shanghai Institute for Biological Sciences and the School of Environmental Sciences and Engineering of Yangzhou University.
 

 
Dr. Kawk Sang Soo has been appointed by the Institute of Food Crops as visiting professor, and he will cooperate with JAAS on biotechnology for sweetpotato breeding.