Max MillerMax Miller

Graduate Student

Email: mcmiller@agcenter.lsu.edu 
Major Professor: Dr. Zhi-yuan Chen

Education

2014 - 2018: B.S. - Louisiana State University, Plant and Soil Systems conc. Soil Science2018 - Present: M.S. - Louisiana State University, Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology

 

Current Research:

My research focusses on the role of ZmPR10, a gene encoding a class 10 pathogenesis-related protein, in abiotic stress tolerance and signaling pathways in maize. Another aspect of my research seeks to improve the haploid induction rates of maize inducer lines using RNAi.