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Karen McLean

Staff picture: Karen McLean
Cell and Molecular Sciences
Cell and Molecular Sciences
Research Assistant
+44 (0)344 928 5428 (*)

The James Hutton Institute
Dundee DD2 5DA
Scotland UK


Current research interests

  • Targeting of resistance genes linked to the late blight pathogen Phytophthora infestans located on Chromosome IV of Potato.

Past research

  • Development and deployment of molecular markers for genotyping and mapping studies in diploid and tetraploid mapping populations.
  • Genetic fingerprinting of the Commonwealth Potato Collection using AFLPs.


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The James Hutton Research Institute is the result of the merger in April 2011 of MLURI and SCRI. This merger formed a new powerhouse for research into food, land use, and climate change.