Genetic Resources NORGEN Task Force

About the NORGEN Task Force

The current objectives of NORGEN are to (1) encourage the communication and collaboration among personnel involved in National Genetic Resource Systems, (2) identify training and educational needs, (3) integrate with other genetic resources networks in the Americas and around the world, (4) develop projects of interest to the three countries, (5) encourage reciprocal participation of national experts in each country’s operational and advisory committees, (6) establish contact with other TF of PROCINORTE and (7) support the development of an Integrated Genetic Resources System in Mexico.

Members of the Genetic Resources Task Force -NORGEN

Dr. AXEL DIEDERICHSEN, TASK FORCE LEADER

Research Scientist and Curator of the Plant Genetic Resources Bank
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Address: 107 Science Place Saskatoon SK Canada S7N 0X2
axel.diederichsen@agr.gc.ca
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Dr. PETER BRETTING

Sr. National Program Leader, Plant Germplasm & Genomes
USDA-ARS
Address: USDA/ARS, 5601 Sunnyside Ave., Rm. 4-2212, Beltsville, MD, 20705-5139
peter.bretting@ars.usda.gov
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Dr. RAMÓN IGNACIO ARTEAGA GARIBAY

Director Centro Nacional de Recursos Genéticos
INIFAP
Address: C.E. Centro- Altos de Jalisco, Km. 8 Carretera Tepatitlán- Lagos de Moreno Col. Rancho Las Cruces, Tepatitlán de Morelos, C.P. 47600, Jalisco, México Tel: (55)38718700 EXT 84801
arteaga.ramon@inifap.gob.mx
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