France Launches $55M Wheat Genomics Effort | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb Staff Reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – France is preparing to undertake a nine-year, €39 million ($55.1 million) genomics initiative that seeks to improve wheat varieties in order to help meet an increasing demand for food.

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