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Next-Generation Sequencing Technology: Implications for Barley Genetics and Breeding

Zhou, G., Zhou, M. and Li, C. (2016) Next-Generation Sequencing Technology: Implications for Barley Genetics and Breeding. In: Exploration, Identification and Utilization of Barley Germplasm. Academic Press is an imprint of Elsevier, pp. 265-280.

Link to Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-802922-0.00011...
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Abstract

The release of barley genome sequences will accelerate the genomic and genetic research in barley. Using next-generation sequencing (NGS) technology, it is possible to re-sequence entire barley genomes or transcriptomes more efficiently and economically than ever before. The chapter covers barley genetic and physical maps, and barley genome sequences. We summarized NGS sequencing technologies and their applications in genetic marker development, QTL mapping, gene cloning, transcript profiling identification, and epigenetic mechanism discovery in barley. These technologies will provide efficient tools to explore barley germplasm and improve breeding efficiency.

Publication Type: Book Chapter
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Veterinary and Life Sciences
Publisher: Academic Press is an imprint of Elsevier
Copyright: © 2016 Zhejiang University Press Co., Ltd.
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/30520
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