Dusica Coltrane has a MSc Plant Breeding and Genetic Resources, Wageningen University and Research Center, NL. with 14+ years experience in plant tissue culture, plant regeneration, gene editing. Moved to Sacramento, CA in December of 2007. Since August of 2008 has been working for Monsanto/Seminis in cell biology department. Protoplast extraction and regeneration work has been the focus of my career and for the past few years leading DH and CMS conversion pipeline including development of new protoplast technologies.
At Soilcea, primary focus is developing Non-GMO gene edited citrus plant.