Professor Laura Kubatko Featured in a Big Ten Network’s LiveBIG Story

March 31, 2017
Laura Kubatko

Professor Laura Kubatko of our statistics program could save the East African economy $1.25 billion through her work on the cassava plant. This East African food staple is being infected by the cassava brown streak virus, and Kubatko is working with a team from around the world to research this virus and create practical tools for farmers in the affected areas.

Read the full story on the Big Ten Network to learn more about Kubatko’s work.