About Our Professors

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Mike Giroux Ph.D., University of Florida, 1992.

Research Interests: Molecular genetics and cereal chemistry of small grain quality. Identifying the genetic and biochemical basis of end use quality aspects such as grain hardness and starch quality. Development of selective molecular tests useful in screening wheat and barley germplasm for desired end-use quality.