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Via Staffolo, 60
26041 Vicomoscano
Cremona - Italy
Tel. +39 0375 200130
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Plantechno's facilities include 1500 m2 of laboratory, growth room, and research facilities, 400 m2 of greenhouse space, land for on-site field trials, and 1500 L of fermentation capacity.

Research Director
Corrado Fogher, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Genetics at the Faculty of Agricultural Science of the Catholic University S. Heart, Piacenza, Italy.
NATO Fellowship (1982-83) at the Department of Biochemistry, University of Missouri, Columbia, USA.
Researcher (1984-85) at the Departmente de Physiologie Cellular e Genetic Molecular of the Pasteur Institute, Paris.
Visiting scientist (1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1995) at The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California.
Responsible for the transgenic plants sector of the Observatory on Transgenic Organisms in Agriculture (OTA), founded in 1992 at the Catholic University.
Responsible for grants from several European and Italian Agencies
Author or co-author of more than 70 peer-reviewed papers.
Research Director and Founder of the company Plantechno, started in 1995.
Research and Project Development Leader
Wendy Pline-Srnic, Ph.D.
B.S. in Crop & Soil Sciences, 1997, Michigan State University, Michigan, USA
M.S. in Plant Physiology, Pathology, and Weed Science, 1999, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, Virginia, USA
Ph.D. in Crop Science, 2002, North Carolina State University, North Carolina, USA
Biology and Lead Characterization Team Leader - Syngenta, Jealotts Hill, UK (2002-05)
Specialist in development and characterization of transgenic crops with agronomic and nutritional traits
Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology leader:
Specialist in molecular genetics, molecular analysis, protein engineering, heterologous proteins expression in bacteria, yeast and plants, molecular characterization of PGM.
Serena Reggi
MaturitÓ Scientifica, 1989, Piacenza, Italy
Laurate in Agricultural Sciences, 1995, UniversitÓ Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Piacenza, Italy
Specialist in molecular genetics, molecular analysis, protein modifications, construct design, characterization of modified plants
Tissue Culture and Genetic Transformation Leader
Kiril Perfanov, Ph.D.
Diploma in Agricultural Sciences, 1980, Agricultural University of Plodiv, Bulgaria
Ph.D. in Molecular Biology and Plant Genetic Transformation, 1997, UniversitÓ Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Piacenza, Italy
Specialist in plant transformation using Agrobacterium, biolistics, or other methods, tissue culture and regeneration of plants, double haploiding, breeding
Plantechno S.r.l.
Via Staffolo, 60
26040 Vicomoscano
Cremona, Italy
Tel. +39-0375-201366
Fax. +39-0375-200678
e-mail: info@plantechno.com