Kumar Balasubramaniam

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Kumar Balasubramaniam is a plant transformation manager at the University of Illinois. His area of research focuses on the transformation pipeline for tobacco and tissue culture in rice. His work has been published in several journals, including Plant Physiology and Plant Biotechnology. He received his master’s degree in microbiology and then went on to earn his doctorate degree in plant biology from MK University India. He has held postdoctoral research positions in four different labs.