13 March 2014 in Policy

Hélène Lucas to Outline the Work of the Wheat Initiative at Borlaug Summit on Wheat for Food Security Mexico City, March 28, 2014 – The Wheat Initiative, the global research coordination platform for wheat improvement, provides a framework to establish strategic wheat research and outreach priorities beyond the capacity of single groups across developing and developed countries. Dr.

14 February 2014 in Research

The International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium (IWGSC) will receive approximately €1 million over the next six months from Bayer CropScience (BCS) to support physical mapping of several wheat chromosomes. The goal is to accelerate the completion of physical maps for all 21 chromosomes.

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