Biology Students Present Research and Win Award at Regional Conference

Roshani Budhathoki won best oral presentation award at the American Society of Plant Biologists-NE Section Meeting in Amherst, MA Saturday. His presentation was titled  “Characterization of a Novel chicken foot-like nodules (cfn) Mutant Defective in Root Architecture and Symbiotic Nitrogen Fixation in the Model Legume Plant Medicago truncatula.”

“Characterization of Tnt1 Mutants Defective in Root Architecture, Nodule development and Symbiotic Nitrogen Fixation in the Model Legume Plant Medicago truncatula” Vijaykumar Veerappan , Roshani Budhathoki , Ramis Saleem , Vincent Brown , Jiangqi Wen and Kirankumar S. Mysore

“Secondary Screening and Characterization of vbn (very brown nodule) and gsun (green supernodulator) Mutants Defective in Symbiotic Nitrogen Fixation in the Model Legume Plant Medicago truncatula ” Vincent Brown , Roshani Budhathoki , Ramis Saleem , Jiangqi Wen , Kirankumar S. Mysore and Vijaykumar Veerappan

“Characterization of a Novel Mutant trapezia with Enhanced Anthocyanin Accumulation in the Model Legume Plant Medicago truncatula”  Ramis Saleem , Roshani Budhathoki , Vincent Brown , Jiangqi Wen , Kirankumar S. Mysore and Vijaykumar Veerappan