• CRISPR-Cas9 Elucidates Seed Shattering Reduction during Rice Domestication

    11 days ago - By ISAAA

    Researchers from the National Agricultural and Food Research Organization in Japan reported a mutation in OsSh1 causing non-shattering in a rice mutant cultivar using whole-genome resequencing. The results are published in Scientific Reports.Loss of seed shattering has been identified as a vital step during crop domestication. ‘Minamiyutaka', a non...
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