Novel Sweet Basil Resistant to Downy Mildew
Reduced downy mildew symptoms and pathogen load two weeks after Peronospora belbahrii fungus exposure. Left panel: Gene-edited sweet basil; Right panel: Non-gene- edited sweet basil
Rutgers University scientists have developed a gene-edited sweet basil (Ocimum basilicum) line that is resistant to downy mildew by using CRISPR-editing...
Inventor(s): James Simon, Rong Di, Michael Lawton
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Plants, Seeds, Berries, Fruit, Technology Classifications > Agriculture, Technology Classifications > Food, Nutrition and Nutraceuticals, Technology Classifications > Ag Biotech