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Gene salad: First comprehensive genome assembly of lettuce reveals ‘treasure-trove of genetic information’

University of California Davis | 
UC Davis researchers announced in Nature Communications that they have unlocked a treasure-trove of genetic information about lettuce and related plants, releasing ...
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Gene sequencing accelerates development of climate change fighting, disease-resistant cabernet grapes

UC Davis | 
A new sequencing technology, combined with a new computer algorithm that can yield detailed information about complex genomes of various ...

Genome sequencing of banana fungi may aid development of disease resistant varieties

UC Davis | 
Researchers at the University of California, Davis, and in the Netherlands have discovered how three fungal diseases have evolved into ...

Cat stem cell therapy may advance treatment for humans

University of California | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. By the time Bob ...

Finding genetic traits in crops could help plants survive in warmer, drier world

Daily Democrat | 
Sometimes it pays to have wild and quirky relatives. That's certainly the case for staple crops that help feed the ...
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