11/15/2023: Vijay Kunwar gave a poster presentation at the Department Showcase: A Virulent Population of the Southern root-knot nematode overcomes the Root-knot Nematode-Resistant Rootstock of Tomato in Indiana.
10/31/2023: Vijay Kunwar presented his research at the Tomato Disease Workshop at West Lafayette, IN.
10/03/2023: New publication. Our research on the characterization of soybean cyst nematode virulence phenotypes in Indiana was published at Journal of Nematology! Check it here.
07/10/2023: Dr. Lei Zhang gave an introduction of the Purdue Nematology Lab at the 62nd Annual Meeting of the Society of Nematologists in Columbus, OH.
06/21/2023: Vijay Kunwar presented his research at the 75th North Central Division Meeting of American Phytopathological Society at West Lafayette, IN.
04/04/2023: Ricky Critchfield successfully passed his MS thesis defense. Congratulations!
03/06/2023: Dr. Jing Liu joined our lab as a postdoctoral reseacher. Welcome!
11/08/2022: Vijay Kunwar gave a poster presentation at the Department Showcase: Biological Control of Soybean Cyst Nematode by Fungi.
09/28/2022: Dr. Lei Zhang gave a talk at the SON annual meeting in Anchorage, Alaska: Investigating the virulence types of soybean cyst nematode populations in Indiana using a modified HG type test.
09/05/2022: The Plant Nematology Lab Website is online!
08/17/2020: The Plant Nematology Lab at Purdue University officially started.