Plant Genetics Research Laboratory

Our mission is to determine how plants respond and adapt to environmental stress in order to enhance agricultural productivity and to benefit phytoremediation, an eco-friendly approach for detoxifying environmental contaminants.

Please visit the links at the top of the page to meet our group members and to learn more about our research. You can also contact us:

Smith Lab
Department of Biological Sciences
Louisiana State University
Life Sciences Annex
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

A view of the Baton Rouge skyline from our laboratory.