NSF Grants $1.1M to FSU for Maize Epigenetics | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Science Foundation has awarded a $1.1 million grant to a Florida State University researcher to study how gene expression is controlled and how those controls are inherited.

Under the Faculty Early Career Development Award, Assistant Professor Karen McGinnis will use maize to conduct the gene expression research and to make discoveries about ways to improve various corn traits.

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