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The 5Gs of genomics are vital to accelerate crop breeding 

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Contributed by

B.Muralidhar

Topics

Crop improvement, Plant breeding (varieties & hybrids), Biotechnology: Transgenics/Genetic engineering, Biotechnology: Genomics, Biotechnology: Other

Crops

Dryland cereals, Sorghum, Grain legumes, Chickpea, Groundnut, Pigeonpea

Systems

Farming Systems, Livelihood Systems

Locations

Asia, Eastern and Southern Africa, West and Central Africa

Global Date

08/May/2020

Title

The 5Gs of genomics are vital to accelerate crop breeding

Keywords

Next-generation sequencing, Sorghum, Pigeonpea, Chickpea, Groundnut, Genome, Germplasm, Gene function, Genomic breeding, Genome editing,Speed breeding,

Language

English

New ICRISAT Research Programs

Asia Program, West & Central Africa program, Eastern & Southern Africa Program

Author/Key contact

Dr Rajeev K Varshney

Story Source

ICRISAT Happenings 1853-2, 08 May 2020

Type

Science

URL/Link

https://www.icrisat.org/the-5gs-of-genomics-are-vital-to-accelerate-crop-breeding/

Description

Genomics-assisted crop breeding technology can help advance crop improvement at an accelerated pace to ensure food security for a growing population and changing climate. This was emphasized during an online lecture: ‘5Gs for Climate Smart Agriculture’ during a recent webinar series.

Date (Date published/released/created if known)

08/May/2020

CGIAR Research Program

GLDC

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