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Before you rush out to purchase Christmas decorations, UTIA experts say you may want to first check out your own backyard.
The application of precision breeding (PB) for crop improvement is fully consistent with the plant life cycle: The utility of PB for grapevine.
Gray, D. J, Z. T. Li, and N. L. Grant., R. N. Trigiano, and S. A. Dhekney. 2016.
Acta Horticulturae, 1115:49-56.
VvMJE1 of the grapevine (Vitis vinifera) VvMES methylesterase family encodes for methyl jasmonate esterase and has a role in stress response.
Zhao, H., H. Lin, S. Lan, Q. Jia, X. Chen, H. Guo, and F. Chen. 2016.
Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, 102:125-132.
Genome-wide manual annotation, verification by isolation and expression analyses of MAPK gene family in grapevine (Vitis vinifera).
Wang G., A. Lovato, Y. H. Liang, M. Wang, G. B. Tornielli, A. Polverari, M. Pezzotti, and Z. Cheng. 2014.
Australian J. Grape Wine Res., 20, 255–262.
Identification of Candidate Genes Related to Water Stress in Grapevine by Co-expression Analysis and Comparative Genomics.
Cai, B., G. Q. Feng, and Z. Cheng. 2012.
Annual Meeting of ASHS, July 31-August 4, 2012.
Evolutionary history of grapevine calcium-dependent protein kinase gene family and their diverse physiological roles.
Chen, Fei, Cai, Bin, Fasoli, Marianna, Pezzotti, Mario, Zhang, Liangsheng, and Cheng, Zong-Ming (Max). 2012.
The third International Symposium of Omics and Biotechnology of Fruit Crops. Nanjing, China, October.