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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Identification of Est-Ssr and Snp Markers for Linkage Mapping in Dioscorea Alata L.(YAM)

Location: Genomics and Bioinformatics Research Unit

Project Number: 6066-21310-004-09
Project Type: Trust

Start Date: Oct 01, 2011
End Date: Sep 30, 2013

Objective:
Preliminary Quantitative Trait Loci (QTL) mapping studies associated with anthracnose resistance and tuber quality in yam while generating SNPs for yam.

Approach:
RNA - seq analysis of complementary Deoxyribonucleic Acid (cDNA) from resistant, susceptible genotypes and First filial generations (F1) using Illumina technology, genotyping and validation.

Last Modified: 12/18/2014
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