Genetics and Genomics of Plant and Animal Breeding

Members of the Genetics and Genomics of Plant and Animal Breeding RIG are interested in DNA marker discovery, genotyping technologies, genome-wide association studies (GWAS), genomic selection and mapping genes for marker-aided selection.

This RIG is led by:

Fikret Isik
Professor and Associate Director of Tree Improvement Program
Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources
College of Natural Resources
phone: 919.449.6891
email: fisik@ncsu.edu

and

Francesco Tiezzi
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Animal Science
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
phone: 919.515.0811
email: f_tiezzi@ncsu.edu