Aura Montemayor-Lara

Postgraduate Researcher

Aura is a first year PhD student at the John Innes Centre in collaboration with CIMMYT.

Currently she is working on ‘Understanding the role of cell division and expansion on final grain size to improve wheat yield‘.

Aura studied Biology in Mexico City and then did a Master in Crop Protection at Gottingen University, Germany. She enjoys life in general: reading, eating, dancing and sometimes doing outdoors sports.