Mutation Breeding

Some articles on mutation breeding, breeding, mutations:

Roselle (plant) - Crop Research - Mutation Breeding
... limited number of germplasm accessions available for breeding ... Because of this, a mutation breeding programme was initiated to generate new genetic variability ... The use of induced mutations for its improvement was initiated in 1999 in cooperation with MINT (now called Malaysian Nuclear Agency), and has produced some promising breeding lines ...

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