By a GenomeWeb Staff Reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bayer CropScience today announced the opening of an expanded seed research laboratory in Singapore to support development of new high-yielding and high quality seed varieties and hybrids.

The center represents a €20 million ($28.4 million) investment over the next five years, and research will employ cutting-edge technologies such as DNA biomarker analysis and molecular-assisted breeding.

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