Bolivia鈥檚 Instituto Nacional de Innovaci贸n Agropecuaria y Forestal (INIAF)

Nutrition, health and food security

Genomic-wide association study evaluated samples from Bolivia and Bangladesh for blast-resistant genes.

Nutrition, health and food security

Wheat blast is one of the most fearsome and intractable wheat diseases in recent decades. It spreads through infected seeds, crop residues as well as by spores that can travel long distances in the air, posing a major threat to wheat production in tropical areas.