Early success for late blight resistance trial in potatoes

The Sainsbury Laboratory
November 21, 2017
By The Sainsbury Laboratory
A genetically improved potato designed to have resistance to a devastating global plant disease has successfully come through the first year of field trials.

The field trial conducted by The Sainsbury Laboratory (TSL) in Norwich involves incorporating late blight resistant genes from a wild potato relative into a cultivated Maris Piper potato. READ MORE

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