Yingxiao Zhang


Yingxiao focused on sequencing the entire chloroplast genome of three species in Taraxacum and also on the development of molecular tools for gene flow assessment using chloroplast genome sequences. She developed high efficiency hormone-free nuclear transformation system for Taraxacum kok-saghyz and Taraxacum brevicorniculatum and worked on developing chloroplast transformation system for Taraxacum kok-saghyz.  Graduated Fall 2016.