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Jean-Michel Ané

Jean-Michel Ané

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Expert on plant-microbe symbioses, nitrogen-fixation, mycorrhizae and legume genetics

Professor, Bacteriology and plant and agroecosystem sciences College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Work: 608-262-6457 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page Twitter: @JeanMichelAne


  • Rhizobium-legume symbiosis and symbiotic nitrogen fixation
  • Mycorrhizae and mycorrhizal fungi
  • Legume genetics and genomics


  • Studies interactions between legumes and rhizobia
  • Studies interactions between plants and mycorrhizal fungi
  • Studies interactions between cereals (corn and sorghum) and nitrogen-fixing bacteria