Development of artificial tetraploid species for accelerating introgression of disease resistance genes into cultivated peanut

Institution:

University of Georgia

Budget ID:

1425

Project ID:

455

Report BID:

State:

Georgia

Region:

Southeast (GA, FL, AL)

State Group:

GA-175

Project Fiscal Year:

2016

Category:

Breeding/Genetics/Biotech

Report Type:

Report Received Date:

Investigator:

Jackson (Scott)

Project NPB Budget:

$40,000

The aim of this project is to 1) establish a practical method to generate artificial tetraploid peanut species; 2) create new peanut accessions, provide disease resistance resources for peanut breeders, and increase the genetic diversity of peanut cultivars. 

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