Location: Crop Improvement and Protection Research
Project Number: 2038-21220-005-15
Start Date: Oct 01, 2013
End Date: Jun 30, 2016
Field tests for assaying genetic resistance to Cucurbit yellow stunting disorder virus and sweetpotato whitefly. Identify and confirm new potential sources of resistance, characterize and determine inheritance of resistance reactions, select resistant individuals from segregating populations for introgression of resistance genes into elite melon germplasm.