Dr Mariana Schuster

Research interests

Plant-microbe interactions, plant immunity 

Group Leader: Professor Renier van der Hoorn


I am interested in discover and understand new mechanisms of the plant immune system. As a postdoc at Prof. van der Hoorn group I am currently investigating the role of immune cysteine proteases of tomato in the Phytophthora infestans pathosystem.

Contact details

Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)
Twitter: @MariSchuster
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