Alexandre Alonso Alves
Agricultural Research and Development
Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuaria
Graduated in Agronomy (2006) at the Federal University of Lavras - UFLA, later accomplishing the MSc (2008) and the Ph.D. (2010) in Genetics and Breeding at the Federal University of Viçosa - UFV. Currently works as researcher of the Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (Embrapa), stationed at the National Research Center of Agroenergy - CNPAE. Has experience in the areas of molecular genetics, genetic breeding and plant resistance to diseases, with emphasis on the application of molecular techniques in plant breeding.
Molecular techniques in plant breeding