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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: Targeting Root-knot and Reniform Nematode Parasitism Genes to Develop Novel Resistance in Soybean

Location: Genetics and Sustainable Agriculture Research

Project Number: 6406-21000-014-38-S
Project Type: Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Feb 1, 2012
End Date: Sep 30, 2013

Develop new sources of soybean resistance against root-knot and reniform nematode infection using biotechnology.

Identify genes in the nematode whose expression can be modulated in such a way as to inhibit root-knot and reniform nematode parasitism of soybean.

Last Modified: 05/23/2017
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