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The Vegetable Research Institute of Beijing Academy of Agriculture and Forestry Sciences has made new progress in research on the genetics and QTL mapping of thorn traits in eggplant plants
By: Date: 2021-09-14 Categories: foodtechnology Tags: ,

Recently, the Vegetable Research Institute published a research paper titled”Identification of Quantitative Trait Loci Controlling the Development of Prickles in Eggplant forbid Genome Re-sequencing Analysis” in the International Botanical Journal Frontiers in Plant Science (IF=5.75). This study carried out QTL mapping of the thorns on the main stem, leaves, petioles and sepals of eggplant, and provided a theoretical basis for cultivating thornless eggplant varieties.

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