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Natalia de Leon

Natalia de Leon

Expert on plant breeding and quantitative genetics

Professor, plant and agroecosystem sciences, Nelson Institute Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Work: 608-262-0193 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Developing germplasm and data to support use of maize as silage and feedstock for biofuels
  • Plant population enhancement for biomass increase and cell wall composition
  • Interface of plant breeding and quantitative and molecular genetics