• Scientists Say Modern Biotech Tools Beneficial for West Africa's Yam Industry

    1 month ago - By ISAAA

    Yam is a very important crop in Africa but its industry is continuously threatened by fungal diseases that cause 50-90% of tuber yield loss. To help address this, scientists came up with a review that details the potentials of modern biotechnology tools to produce fungus-resistant cultivars without having to undergo the stringent process of traditi...
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