plant scientist


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Noun1.plant scientist - a biologist specializing in the study of plantsplant scientist - a biologist specializing in the study of plants
biologist, life scientist - (biology) a scientist who studies living organisms
mycologist - a botanist who specializes in the study of fungi
pomologist - someone versed in pomology or someone who cultivates fruit trees
propagator - someone who propagates plants (as under glass)
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With a tool like this, we can begin to breed plants that are more efficient in using water," said one of the researchers Patrick Schnable, plant scientist at Iowa State University in the US.
The search engine giant commemorated plant scientist Ekeblad's "ingenuity and scientific achievements.
It is the culmination of 20 years of basic research by plant scientist Avigdor Scherz and cancer researcher Yoram Saloman.
A PLANT scientist from Norwich only realised he had helped save cancer tot Layla Richards when he read her amazing story.
Carver, born a slave, was the first African American to attend Iowa State and went on to become a world famous plant scientist at the Tuskee Institute.
Muscat: A rare banana found in an oasis in Jebel Bani Jaber near Tiwi has pest-resistant characteristics that could help protect the global banana industry, said a German plant scientist.
26-year-old doctor Alexandra McKay seems to have everything: a successful career as a plant scientist, a happy home with a pet, a romance with a god man: her life is finally coming together and, it's about to be torn asunder when she becomes the only witness to a terrible accident at a secret biological weapons lab.
UC Davis plant scientist Paul Gepts, the study's senior author said identifying the origin of the chili pepper is not just an academic exercise, asserted that by tracing back the ancestry of any domesticated plant, we can better understand the genetic evolution of that species and the origin of agriculture - a major step in human evolution in different regions of the world.
A naturalist by birth, adventurist by hobby and plant scientist by profession, I intentionally or unintentionally have always enjoyed the bitter challenges of life in dealing with tough professionals and have always converted problems into opportunities.
UC Davis plant scientist Abhaya Dandekar and colleagues have fused two genes to engineer resistance to Pierce's disease of grapevines.
Before you mutter 'yeah right' and turn the page--consider the following statistics, brought to light by Sydney-based plant scientist Professor Margaret Burchett on her recent visit to New Zealand.
Mars is proud of our long history as the global leader in cocoa research and the contribution we continue to make to advancing cocoa science,' said Howard-Yana Shapiro, global plant scientist, Mars, Incorporated.