Identification and characterization of novel stem rust resistance genes in oats

Posted on 11.09.2017 | Last Modified 07.05.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Tom Fetch
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $115,000
Co-Funders: None
Start Date: 2001
Project Length: 3 Years

To identify potentially useful oat stem rust resistance genes and to characterize the mode of inheritance and to determine if resistance genes identified from wild Avena species are novel.