Tanner Deal joins Loraine Lab

We’re excited that Tanner Deal has decided to stay in the Loraine Lab through the next year. Tanner did an excellent job throughout his summer internship, conducting experiments in molecular biology and taking care of the various plants being grown in the lab.

Tanner watering the Agami rice.

Tanner watering the Agami rice. One of his first projects this summer was planting this rice.

The rice has begun to flower - a difficult feat, considering it was grown in a basement.

The rice has begun to flower – a difficult feat, considering it was grown in a basement.