CSIRO breakthrough to boost disease resistance in crops

March 11th, 2024

Grain Central, Other, 08/03/2024
Scientists at CSIRO have achieved a breakthrough in molecular plant pathology, marking a technological leap forward for breeding durable disease-resistant crops. […] The scientists developed a novel rapid gene-screening platform which can identify new avirulence ( Avr ) effector genes in plant pathogens, building on decades of CSIRO research in synthetic biology, genetics and molecular plant pathology.

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