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Scientists Decode the Genetic Basis of Floret Fertility in Wheat

13:00 EDT 13 Mar 2019 | ISAAA

High grain yield is a key desirable trait in cereal crops. Floret fertility determines the number of grains per inflorescence (referred to as spike) of cereals such as bread wheat or barley. However, little was known about its genetic basis. A group of researchers from Japan, Germany, and Israel have now collaborated to decode the genetic basis of ...

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