Rodrigo Camara Leret – New member of the Swiss Society of Plant Biology

Language extinction triggers the loss of unique medicinal knowledge. Copyright: Cámara-Leret & Bascompte (2021) PNAS 118 (24): e2103683118.

The Swiss Society of Plant Biology welcomes its new member Prof. Dr. Rodrigo Cámara Leret.
Visit his personal research portfolio Biocultural conservation.

Rodrigo Cámara is SNSF Starting Grant Professor at the University of Zurich, where he chairs a research group in the Department of Systematic and Evolutionary Botany.


The Swiss Society of Plant Biology and its portal – the Swiss Plant Science Web – serve as an information and communications tool for academic plant sciences in Switzerland. The network enhances the visibility of plant biology and the achievements of plant science research for society. By joining forces, it advances research and education efforts in Switzerland. Group leaders at Swiss universities are portrayed with a personal research portfolio. Currently, the SPSW website showcases 130 member portfolios.