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Cornell Collaboration

Boyce Thompson Institute’s (BTI’s) relationship with Cornell was born from a mutual interest in developing, among other things, a base of knowledge relating to problems in resource production and management. While BTI maintains an identity as an independent nonprofit organization with its own mission, values, and endowment, its location on the Cornell University campus facilitates a collaborative association with Cornell’s New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS). A number of BTI research scientists are adjunct, assistant, associate, and senior professors at Cornell in areas such as plant pathology, plant biology, entomology, plant breeding and genetics, molecular biology and genetics, chemistry, and chemical biology. Additionally, many of the undergraduate and all of the graduate students working in BTI laboratories are enrolled in degree programs at Cornell.

Research lab web pages affiliated with BTI/Cornell/USDA

Cilia Lab
Giovannoni Lab
Schroeder Lab
Kochian Lab Research
Kochian USDA Research
Leon  Kochian profile, Research and Expertise

A selection of Cornell department websites that have collaborated with BTI

Cornell Plant Biology
Cornell Plant Sciences major
Cornell Horticulture
Cornell University Ag Experiment Station
NYS Agricultural Experiment Station
Cornell Plant Breeding
Cornell Biochemistry
Cornell Entomology
Cornell IPM
Cornell Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Center on the Microenvironment and Metastasis
Center for Nanoscale Systems
Center for Advanced Computing
Cornell Center for Materials Research
Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source
Cornell Nanoscale Science and Technology Facility
David R. Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future
Energy Materials Center at Cornell
Institute for Biotechnology and Life Science Technologies
KAUST-Cornell Center for Energy and Sustainability
Kavli Institute at Cornell for Nanoscale Science
Nanobiotechnology Center
National Biomedical Center for Advanced ESR Technology
Northeastern Collaborative Access Team (NE-CAT)
Weill Institute for Cell and Molecular Biology