Expertise offered by Unit

Research interests of Unit officeholders

Rosane Collevatti

  • population genetics and genomics of neotropical trees, with emphasis on geographical patterns in neutral, quantitative and adaptive variation
  • plant community phylogeny and phylogenetic structure of plant communities

Ivan Scotti

  • population genomics of adaptation of forest trees to environmental gradients
  • climate change

Research interests of Unit

  • population genetics
  • conservation genetics
  • molecular genetics
  • evolutionary genetics
  • genomics
  • tree biotechnology
  • in vitro culture
  • embryogenesis
  • xylogenesis
  • cytogenetics
  • breeding theory
  • genetic mapping
  • marker-assisted selection
  • marker-based breeding