Molecular Genetics and Soybean Genomics Laboratory

Henry T. Nguyen, Ph.D.
Curators' Distinguished
Professor of Plant Sciences,
Division of Plant Sciences
University of Missouri
Tel: 573-882-5494
Fax: 573-882-1469
Henry Nguyen

Heng Ye

Peng Cheng Post Doctoral Research Associate

Division of Plant Sciences
Office: 25 Agriculture Building
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211


Lab Member Since: August, 2015

Current Research Focus:

To conduct genetic mapping of drought tolerance and yield related traits in soybean, fine map significant QTL, and develop molecular markers and genomics-assisted breeding strategies for drought tolerance and plant performance.


Ph.D. Plant Science, South Dakota State University
M.S. Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
B.S. Bioengineering, Sichuan University, China