• Genome Studies Show Genetic Variation of Lint Yield Components under Salty Field Conditions in Cotton

    13 days ago - By ISAAA

    Scientists from Nanjing Agricultural University in China and partners used genome-wide association to reveal genetic variation of lint yield components of cotton under saline conditions. Their findings are published in BMC Plant Biology.The researchers assessed the three main components of lint yield, single boll weight, lint percentage, and boll n...
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  • Int'l Team Uses Genomic Data to Show How Plants Adapt to Changing Climate

    13 days ago - By ISAAA

    A team of scientists from Denmark, Japan, Austria, and Germany explored on how to ensure that crop plants continue to be productive amidst changing climate. The results of their study are published in Nature Communications.The researchers investigated the plant Lotus japonicus, which had limited genomic changes but is still able to adapt to diverse...
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