Visualization and visual analytics tools for improved crop breeding

Posted on 22.02.2021 | Last Modified 22.02.2021
Lead Researcher (PI): Carl Gutwin
Institution: University of Saskatchewan
Total WGRF Funding: $110,917
Co-Funders: Agriculture Development Fund, Saskatchewan Wheat Development Commission
Start Date: 2020
Project Length: 4 Years

To develop tools for marker-based breeding and comparative genomic analyses in crop genomes. To develop tools for visualizing synteny (duplicated regions) within and between crop genomes. To develop tools for big-data analysis of connection networks.