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Characterization of rust resistance genes of flax

Posted on 26.06.2017 | Last Modified 22.02.2021
Lead Researcher (PI): Helen Booker
Institution: University of Saskatchewan
Total WGRF Funding: $136,903
Co-Funders: Agriculture Development Fund, Saskatchewan Flax Development Commission
Start Date: 2016
Project Length: 3 Years
Objectives:

To identify flax rust resistance genes and to develop molecular markers to increase the effectiveness of the breeding process