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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 Invention Summary:Rutgers University scientists have developed a gene-edited sweet basil (Ocimum basilicum) line that is resistant to downy mildew by using CRISPR-editing...
Published: 6/29/2020   |   Inventor(s): James Simon, Rong Di, Michael Lawton
Keywords(s): Basil
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Plants, Seeds, Berries, Fruit, Technology Classifications > Agriculture, Technology Classifications > Food, Nutrition and Nutraceuticals, Technology Classifications > Ag Biotech
New RNAi-mediated method for resistance to soybean cyst nematode
Homozygous siRNA-transgenic soybean plants are 40-80% (approx.) more resistant to soybean cyst nematode as compared to the wild type plants (wt). The percentage of reduction in egg number is shown above the bar for each transgenic soybean line.Invention Summary:Rutgers scientists have developed a new method for inducing resistance to soybean cyst nematode...
Published: 9/7/2016   |   Inventor(s): Rong Di
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Category(s): Technology Classifications > Agriculture, Technology Classifications > Plants, Seeds, Berries, Fruit, Technology Classifications > Pest Control, Technology Classifications > Ag Biotech