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The 3366 chickpea genomes for research and breeding

Bohra, A., Bansal, K.C. and Graner, A. (2022) The 3366 chickpea genomes for research and breeding. Trends in Plant Science, 27 (3). pp. 217-219.

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Genome sequences provide an unprecedented resource to rapidly develop modern crops. A recent paper by Varshney et al. provides genome variation maps of 3366 chickpea accessions. Here, we highlight how this breakthrough research can fundamentally change breeding practices of chickpea and potentially other crops.

Item Type: Journal Article
Publisher: Elsevier BV
Copyright: © 2021 Elsevier Ltd.
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