Institute for Plant Genomics & Biotechnology

Institute for Plant Genomics & Biotechnology

To develop plant biotechnology, genomics, and related life science technologies and to foster technology utilization and crop improvement through multidisciplinary research activities on model plant systems, field, forest, and horticultural crops.

The Institute for Plant Genomics & Biotechnology is a multi-unit, multi-disciplinary organization with participating faculty, students, and scientists from fourteen units affiliated with Texas A&M, Texas A&M AgriLife Research, and the USDA-ARS. The Borlaug Center provides the Institute for Plant Genomics and Biotechnology with a base of operations, including specialized research laboratories, infrastructure, and equipment for the plant science community at Texas A&M.

Texas A&M AgriLife Research
Contact: Libo Shan
Phone: 979.845.8818