Marc Lateur

Position: Curator, Head of Fruit Tree Genetic Resources

Work Address: Dept. of Life Sciences, Breeding & Biodiversity Unit, E. Marchal Building, rue de Liroux, 4 – 5030 GEMBLOUX

Phone: 0032 81 620 310 

Research Activities: Conservation, characterization, evaluation of a 3000 accessions fruit tree collection. Manager of research & development projects; manager of data bases; breeder of apple and pear cvs for resistance and/or low susceptibility to diseases, quality and hardiness. Many studies to promote the dynamic use of our local genetic resources; work done on public awareness.

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