Crop Science Centre

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Thiago Alexandre Moraes

Thiago is an early career scientist who trained as a technologist in environmental sanitation. This training gave him a strong background in ecology and toxicology as well as in mathematics and programming. 

He carried out his PhD and a postdoc at the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plants Physiology in Golm and secured an expertise in experimental and genetic manipulation of plants and precise quantification of metabolite levels and transcript abundance.

Thiago’s research at the Crop Science Centre is into the organogenesis of root nodules and the engineering of barley plants.

Job title
Early career scientist
Thiago Alexandre Moraes