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The generation of wheat cultivars with improved drought tolerance and agronomic traits

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Drought tolerance, visual agronomic traits and yields of these mutants will be evaluated under both stressed and non-stressed conditions... We have discovered that plants lacking a functional copy of the gene called SALI are more drought tolerant... We started investigating the SAL1 gene in the Australian wheat variety Chara...
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