Five Ph. D. thesis are currently being conducted in this research theme :
BERDEJA Mariam - Ph.D University of Bordeaux Segalen (2010-2013)
Topic : Effects of water stress and rootstock genotype on the quality of grape berry.
Supervisor : S. Delrot
NICOLAS Philippe - Ph.D University of Bordeaux Segalen (2008-2010)
Topic : Identification and characterization of transcription factors involved in the maturation of the grape berry.
Supervisor : F. Lecourieux
PARKER Amber - Ph.D Lincoln University, New-Zealand (2009-2011)
Topic : Modeling the maturation of a wide range of grape cultivars.
Supervisors : R. Hoffmann (New-Zealand) / C. van Leeuwen
PILLET Jérémy - Ph.D University of Bordeaux Segalen (2009-2011)
Topic : Microclimate and trophic regulations of secondary metabolism in grape berry.
Supervisors : D. Lecourieux / P. Piéri
SOUBEYRAND Eric - Ph.D University of Bordeaux Segalen (2010-2013)
Topic : Control of secondary metabolism by nutritive factors in grapevine cells.
Supervisor : E. Gomes