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Awais Khan

Awais Khan is an Associate Professor at the Department of Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology, Cornell University on "Mechanisms of Host Disease Resistance in Apples and Pear." His broad research interests are in Plant Breeding and Genetics/Molecular Biology for Disease Resistance and Crop Improvement. You can visit the Khan lab's site here.

Studying A Recent, Rapid Decline In Established Apple Trees

Apples are one of the most common and beloved fruits. From their center of origin in Central Asia, apples have spread and are cultivated in temperate regions around the world. Besides providing a delicious and nutritious fruit, apple orchards also […]