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FIU-FTBG Faculty Research Highlighted in Journal Cover

Wed, Feb 20, 2013 at 06:38:24 PM

FIU-FTBG faculty Dr. Hong Liu and collaborators from China Dr. Yibo Luo and Dr. Zhongjian Liu have just published a research article entitled "Using guided commercialized cultivation models to promote species conservation and sustainable utilization: an example from the Chinese medicinal orchids" in the latest issue of Biodiversity Science. This is the leading biodiversity research journal of China. This publication proposes avenues for conservation and sustainable utilization of Dendrobium catenatum, an orchid with medicinal value in China. The study is highlighted in the cover of the journal. Congratulations to Dr. Liu for her work in China and the research partnerships that she has developed since she joined FIU and Fairchild.


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