WVLT Article: University of Tennessee develops disease-resistant Dogwood trees

  University of Tennessee develops disease-resistant Dogwood trees KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) — A research foundation that began more than a decade ago to develop disease-resistant dogwood trees was started by the University of Tennessee Research Foundation. In the late 80s up to the mid-90s, two fungal diseases, Dogwood anthracnose, and powdery mildew hit the dogwood population.… Read More

UTRF President to Address the Kiwanis Club of Knoxville

Stacey Patterson Ph.D., President of the University of Tennessee Research Foundation (UTRF), will speak at the Kiwanis Club of Knoxville’s luncheon at The Foundry on April 5th, 2018, starting at noon. She will provide an overview of UTRF initiatives and its mission to promote the commercialization of University of Tennessee (UT) technologies, contribute to state… Read More