XIV INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF RICE FOR LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN & 9th International Rice and Wheat Blast Conference

Conferencias Arroz 2024

Wen-Ming Wang obtained his PhD degree in 1997 from Sichuan Agricultural University and has postdoc expertise in Rutgers University, University of Arizona, and University of Maryland in U.S.A. Now he is a Professor of Plant Pathology at State Key Laboratory of Crop Gene Exploitation and Utilization in Southwest China, Sichuan Agricultural University. He is also the President of Sichuan Society of Plant Pathology, Associate editor of Phytopathology Research, Handling editor of the Journal of Experimental Botany. His lab works on miRNA-mediated coordination of growth and development with immunity against the blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae, and on resistance mechanisms of rice false smut and Arabidopsis powdery mildew. He has presided over more than 10 projects, including key project of National Natural Science Foundation of China and other provincial and ministerial level projects. His research has led to more than 100 papers published in academic journals, including Molecular Plant, Nature Plants, and Plant Cell.