A genetic map for maize

Friday, February 21, 2020 - 15:50 in Biology & Nature

Researchers have decoded the genetic map for how maize from tropical environments can be adapted to the temperate U.S. summer growing season. They're attempting to expand the genetic base by using exotic varieties, which could help counter stresses associated with growing corn in a changing climate.

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