By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Bayer CropScience and researchers from VIB-UGent in Flanders, Belgium have started a collaboration to develop crops with higher yields and better tolerance to environmental stresses such as drought or soil salinity.

Under the collaboration, the partners will undertake two genomics-focused projects funded by the Flemish government's agency for innovation, science and technology, the IWT.

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