Mark Belmonte

Acting Assoc. Head UG/Assoc. Professor

Office 317 Buller
(204) 474-8556

The Belmonte Laboratory is interested in the cellular and molecular functions of plant development and plant pathogenesis. Together, we strive to find new and innovative ways to enhance plant performance and protect some of Canada's most important crops.

Dr. Mark Belmonte is one of CBC Manitoba's Future 40 and top 25 most fascinating Manitobans.

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/future-40-cbc-manitoba-unveils-10-more-finalists-1.2997441

For more information on the Belmonte Lab including research projects, publications, undergraduate and graduate student profiles and courses offered by Dr. Belmonte, please visit the following pages.

http://www.belmontelab.com

https://scholar.google.ca/citations?user=WOe1q7sAAAAJ&hl=en

http://www.researchgate.net/profile/Mark_Belmonte

Research Interests

Cell and Development, plant development, RNAi, RNA sequencing, agricultural technologies, bioinformatics, canola, genetic control of pests, genomics, host pathogen interactions, laser microdissection, molecular biology

Important Dates

September 18: Course Add Date - the last date to add a course in the revision period

September 18: Course Drop Date - the last date to drop a course with a refund for Fall term and Fall/Winter term spanning courses

September 19: Deadline to Apply Online to Graduate for February 2019 (most students)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Julia Gulka: “Julia Gulka's M.Sc. Defense: From populations to individuals..."” — Friday, September 21 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Dr. Anita Guerrini — Friday, September 21 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.

General seminar: Dr. Maud Ferrari — Friday, October 5 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.

General seminar: Crackerjack Seminar — Friday, October 12 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.