Frank Turano

Frank Turano, PhD, Founder & Chief Research Officer

Frank is the inventor on 17 patent/patent applications. Under his leadership, Plant Sensory Systems has developed crops with increased yield, sugar, and nutritional value. Previously, Frank spent a decade as a Plant Molecular Biologist and Geneticist at the USDA and a decade at The George Washington University as an associate professor of Biology and Genetics, co-director of the Metabolic Network Institutes, and member of the Institute of Genomic Research and Institute for Proteomics Technology and Applications.