Cohort I - Corteva AgriScience
We are proud to introduce our RNA innovation, Cohort I, which is a combination of graduate students with talented postdoctoral fellows. Our team collaborated with the Corteva Agriscience company for our first Industrial collaboration and decided to work on Clubroot pathogen, which is causing significant damage in Canola fields. Our team using RNAi based approach to eradicate Clubroot pathogen in a non-GMO manner. Team members presented to the Canola Council of Canada Clubroot Steering Committee, as part of the RiboClub Annual General Meeting, and STEM Fusion Networking Event.