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Travis Wrightsman

Graduate Student

Contact Information:

Cornell University

175 Biotechnology Building

Ithaca, NY 14853




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Research Interests:


I am  interested in studying structural variation in maize using genome graphs and applying this work to help breeders quickly, cheaply, and efficiently genotype their progeny. I began my work with genome graphs and graph genotyping on A. thaliana during my  Fulbright project in the Weigel Lab in Germany. Using the experience gained from this project, I am now helping the Buckler Lab Practical Haplotype Graph team to accomplish similar goals in maize. 


•    B.S. in Biochemistry, University of California, Riverside.


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