Monthly Archives: November 2014

Chiedozie Egesi, of the Next Generation Cassava, project in the news

Great work from our partners at the National Root Crops Research Institute!  As an Assistant Director and head of the cassava breeding team at the National Root Crops Research Institute, Umudike, Chiedozie Egesi has led efforts at developing and releasing to farmers improved varieties of cassava including pro-vitamin A cassava. His research activities involve the use of cross-cutting biotechnology tools in the genetic improvement of cassava including transgenic technologies. Read full article. Continue reading