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Ryan Shepherd, CEO, presents at the North Central Division Meeting of the American Phytopathological Society

PhylloTech, LLC (Madison, WI) announces that Ryan Shepherd, the company’s
Chief Executive Officer, presented the company’s technology at the North Central Division Meeting of the American Phytopathological Society. The meeting was held at
the UWEX Pyle Conference Center on the University of Wisconsin-Madison
campus from June 11–13, 2014. His talk was entitled “Biochemical defenses
of leaf surfaces: novel strategies for disease control” and was part of the
symposium “From host recognition to transmission: advances in mechanisms of
infection.” Dr. Shepherd discussed the research status of numerous
technologies that his company is developing for agricultural markets,
including PhylloTech’s protein-based biofungicides and bioproduction system.
The division meeting brings together a diverse audience of scientists,
students, and leading professionals from academia and industry. APS is
dedicated to high-quality, innovative plant pathology research and its
members represent all facets of research and specialties.