Dr Pauline Thomelin

Dr Pauline Thomelin
Post-doc researcher – genetics and root biology

Research interests

I am working as part of the Genetics and Breeding group at NIAB. My research focused on root biology and genetics for the development and validation of root ideotypes in wheat through the identification and characterization of de novo alleles.

Research projects

Title: Rooty: a root ideotype toolbox to support improved wheat yields
Duration: November 2018–November 2021
Partners: NIAB, John Innes Centre, University of Bologna, Justus, Liebig University, Forschungszentrum Julich, CIMMYT, LongReach, KWS, Limagrain, Apsovsementi, Bayer CropScience
Funding: BBSRC/IWYP/DFID (BB/S012826/1).