Garima Sharma

 

School of Biosciences

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Contact details

School of Biosciences
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

About

PhD Title: Determination of Insect resistance in Brassica by way of insect feeding behaviour

Supervisors: Professor Brian ford Lloyd and Dr Jeremy Pritchard

This PhD project aims to identify the plant resistance factors against cabbage aphid in varieties of brassica (Brassica oleracea) and its crop wild relatives

Qualifications

Doing PhD, MSc (Analytical Genomics)

Biography

I studied Human Genomics during Masters and developed interest in genomic data analysis. I studied for Masters in Analytical genomics at University of Birmingham before starting this PhD.

Research

Genetic conservation, and bioinformatics

Publications

Resistance to insect pests in Brassicas: Combining physiology with plant transcriptomics to identify new sources of resistance and candidate genes
Garima Sharma, Jeremy Pritchard, Brian Ford-Lloyd School of Biosciences, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK

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