Newsstand Menu

Fine-tuning mutant genes unleashes long-trapped potential in tomato

00:04:15 | May 19, 2017

Category: Research

A team of plant geneticists at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) publish a paper in Cell demonstrating how bringing together beneficial traits can have negative consequences. They demonstrate how understanding this phenomenon can overcome ancient barriers in agriculture.

Related story

Fine-tuning dosage of mutant genes unleashes long-trapped yield potential in tomato plants