Seyed Ali Ravanfar
CREC-University of Florida/IFAS
Seyed Ali Ravanfar is currently working as a Biological Scientist at the University of Florida/Citrus Research and Education Center where his work focuses on genetic improvement of citrus and murraya relation to disease resistance. Prior to this role he was a Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Florida, where his research was conducted chemical mutagenesis, RNAi suppression, CRISPR/Cas9 and targeted genome editing of sugarcane.
Research interest in plant biotechnology focuses on in vitro technology, genetic transformation and genome editing. He is active in publishing his research findings in journals of international repute.