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Geneticist

Antonio José Monforte, Spanish geneticist. Achievements include development of introgression lines of tomato from lycopersicon hirsutum; development of introgression lines in melon; design of melon genetic map. Member of Spanish Society of Genetics.

Background

Monforte, Antonio José was born on August 5, 1966 in Gandia, Spain.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Universidad de Valencia, Spain, 1992—1996.

Career

Postdoctoral associate Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1997—1999. Researcher Laboratori IRTA-Spanish National Research Council Genética Vegetal, Cabrils, Spain, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of introgression lines of tomato from lycopersicon hirsutum. Development of introgression lines in melon. Design of melon genetic map.

Membership

Member of Spanish Society of Genetics.