Expression QTL mapping of durable resistance of B. napus to blackleg

Posted on 06.02.2017 | Last Modified 22.02.2021
Lead Researcher (PI): Hossein Borhan
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $160,121
Co-Funders: Agriculture Development Fund
Start Date: 2013
Project Length: 3 Years

To identify quantitative resistance genes to blackleg, develop molecular markers for incorporation of resistant loci into elite breeding lines and to identify defence pathways and their mechanism in resistance to blackleg.