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Mapping and introgression of the highly effective Brassica rapa blackleg resistance gene Rlm11 into spring-type Brassica napus

Posted on 26.06.2017 | Last Modified 26.06.2017
Lead Researcher (PI): Borhan, Hossein
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $138,766
Co-Funders: Agriculture Development Fund, Saskatchewan Canola Development Commission
Start Date: 2017
Project Length: 3 Years
Objectives:

To genetically map the blackleg resistance gene Rlm11 and to introgress this gene from winter-type Brassica rapa to spring-type Brassica napus.