|Agbiolab’s founder and Senior Scientist, Liliana brings over twenty years of experience in molecular biology with emphasis on biochemical and molecular research. She was a Senior Scientist at Roche, where she led projects in gene discovery and genomic analysis.
Previously, she worked in the Plant Biotechnology division at Syngenta Crop Protection, where she conducted research on transgenic corn and tomato to reduce crop losses by incorporating insect and viral resistance. She worked extensively on Bt insect resistance using emerging computer based technologies applied to genomic and molecular sequence analysis. Earlier, she was Scientist at Syngenta Plant Biotechnology Research in North
Carolina. She has co-authored peer-reviewed research papers in major scientific journals and patents.
She has a Master in Science from Michigan State University, major in Plant Breeding, and a BS in Agronomy from the National University in Argentina. She is co-owner of LC Farms, a farm enterprise growing walnuts in the upper Sacramento valley.
At Agbiolab Liliana continues a lifelong endeavor of bridging biotechnology and agribusiness.