Submitted to: Comparative and Functional Genomics
Publication Type: Review Article
Publication Acceptance Date: 3/1/2005
Publication Date: 5/15/2005
Citation: Kohel, R.J., Yu, J. 2005. The international cotton genome initiative workshop 1, at PAG XIII. Comparative and Functional Genomics. 6:170-173.
Technical Abstract: The International Cotton Genome Initiative (ICGI) held its firest workshops at the Plant and Animal Genome COnferences (PAGXIII). Six topics were presented in which 1. the development of ICGI was reviewed, 2. the development and operation of the International Triticeae Mapping Initiative was reviewed, 3. the soybean genomic project was reviewed, 4. the role of ICGI international collaborations of ICGI were reviewed, 5. the public-private interactions of ICGI were reviewed, and 6. the future roles of ICGI were proposed.