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Identification of barley varieties by protein profiling

Scobie, M.N. and Jones, M.G.K.ORCID: 0000-0001-5002-0227 (2010) Identification of barley varieties by protein profiling. In: Zhang, G. and Li, C., (eds.) Genetics and Improvement of Barley Malt Quality. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, China, pp. 99-112.

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There is an increasing demand in the grain handling chain to control purity and segregation of different classes and varieties of grains. Accurate segregation is needed to ensure that varieties with specific qualities are delivered at high purity and, for example, in the future to segregate GM and non-GM material. Since the grain handling chain stretches from farmers, to transporters, to storage silos, to end-users in the world market, low-cost rapid tests are needed. In addition, with the advent of end-point royalties, rapid variety identification is needed to monitor compliance in delivering new varieties subject to plant breeders’ rights (PBR).

Item Type: Book Chapter
Murdoch Affiliation(s): Western Australian State Agricultural Biotechnology Centre
Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright: 2010 Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Notes: Series title: Advanced Topics in Science and Technology in China; ISSN: 1995-6819
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