NSF Funds Canola Drought Studies | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The University of Maryland will use a $5 million grant from the National Science Foundation to lead a multi-center research effort to use genomics to find and develop new ways to make the canola plant (Brassica napus), an oilseed crop that is used as cooking oil and to make biodiesel, more resistant to drought.

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