Katherine is currently working on selenium uptake, accumulation and distribution in Neptunia amplexicaulis f. richmondii.

Katherine has a Master's degree in Biotechnology in the Universidad Andrés Bello (Viña del Mar, Chile) in colaboration with CEAZA (Centro de Estudios Avanzados en zonas áridas, La Serena, Chile). In her last work she studied nitrate uptake and assimilation in two genotypes of Chenopodium quinoa grown in drought conditions under two nitrate levels. 

Supervisor

Dr Antony van der Ent