Dr Ho Wai Kuan

Dr Ho Wai Kuan
Research Theme Coordinator, Biotechnology and Crop Genetics
Dr Ho Wai Kuan received her PhD from University of Nottingham. Her research area includes genetic improvement in crops, particularly on molecular mechanisms underlying genetic control of agronomic traits. She has experience in biomarker development in oil palm to predict embryogenesis potential and her interest is currently focusing on functional genomic and transcriptomic studies to assist in crop breeding programmes.
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