University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
Purpose
to test direct repeat- induced gene silencing for its ability to target multiple crop viruses at once, allowing the development of a wheat strain resistant to multiple major diseases.
Division
Global Growth & Opportunity
Year Awarded
2012
Region Served
GLOBAL
Committed Amount
$100,000
Grant Topic
Agricultural Development
Duration (Months)
25
Grantee Location
Lincoln, Nebraska, United States

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