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Ex-ante Impact Assessments
Banana Research Priority Assessment
African Consortium for Foc TR4
CGIAR Gender and Breeding Initiative
Breeding Better Bananas
20 Apr, 2016
Gender, breeding and genomics workshop – Open call for case studies
You are invited to submit an abstract for a case study of plant or animal breeding that has successfully incorporated ...
17 Dec, 2013
Bioinformatics key to using genetic and metabolite data for breeding
As scientists collaborate on a global effort to map RTB genes and metabolites and link that information to traits, they ...
02 Dec, 2013
Harnessing the power of the “omics” to improve RTB varieties
RTB researchers are collaborating with a growing network of scientists at institutions around the world in an ambitious effort to ...
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Yield gains and associated changes in an early yellow bi-parental maize population following genomic selection for Striga resistance and drought tolerance
Gas chromatography-mass spectrometry and single nucleotide polymorphism genotype by sequencing analyses reveal the bean chemical profiles and relatedness of Coffea canephora genotypes in Nigeria
Genome sequences of two diploid wild relatives of cultivated sweetpotato reveal targets for genetic improvement.