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Induction of double haploids

Introduction The in vivo induction of double haploid requires a specific genotype which is called “inducer.” The first inducers introduced in literature are tock 6 (Coe 1959) and WS14 (Lashermes and Beckert 1988) and the synthetic “KEMS (Shatskaya et al. 1994). In the past decade, scientists at the University of Hohenheim in Germany have developed [...]

March 4th, 2009
Topic: Crop Science, Plant breeding Tags: None