Laura Michell Carmona Rojas stands out at the SCPB annual congress

Congratulations to Laura Michell Carmona Rojas who, during the annual congress of the SCPB (Canadian Society of Plant Biologists) held at Université Laval (June 18-21), won the CRIV (Centre de Recherche et d’Innovation sur les Végétaux) award in recognition of an outstanding oral presentation.

Laura is a Ph.D. student at the Universidad de Antioquia (Medellin, Colombia). Co-supervised by Aura Ines Urrea-Trujillo and Jean Rivoal, she is currently doing a one-year internship at the IRBV. Her presentation was entitled “Genotypic variations in physiological and growth parameters under potassium deficiency in cacao (Theobroma cacao L)”.

Our sincere congratulations to Laura!