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Research Project: Clonal Germplasm Research Phase V - Continued Sca

Location: National Clonal Germplasm Rep - Tree Fruit & Nut Crops & Grapes

Project Number: 5306-21000-020-01
Project Type: Specific Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Sep 30, 2009
End Date: Jun 30, 2014

Objective:
Conduct research on germplasm conservation and evaluation relevant to the mission of the National Clonal Germplasm Repository, Davis, CA.

Approach:
Research pertinent to Repository operations will be conducted: 1)Methodology for the conservation of genetic resources of special interest to the NCGR, Davis; 2)Development of morphological, biochemical, and molecular markers for use in identification, monitoring, and characterizing NCGR, Davis, collections; 3)Development of specific methods to establish and maintain disease-free stocks in the NCGR, Davis; 4)Regeneration of clonal materials for distribution to users; 5)Identification, screening, and collection of new materials important or useful to the NCGR, Davis collections; and 6)Other research areas that are important to the mission of the NCGR, Davis. Formerly 5306-21000-018-03S and 5306-21000-015-09S (07/2009). Documents SCA with UC Davis.

Last Modified: 7/28/2014
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