Researchers use genome-wide association mapping approach to identify new regions with resistance to the disease.
International scientists awarded grants supporting the HeDWIC-FFAR project to boost climate resilience in wheat
Projects will focus on developing new breeding technologies, screening tools and novel traits to improve wheat in the face of heat and drought.
Researchers evaluate the use of genomic selection in wheat breeding against deadly fungal disease.
Researchers found that prediction performance was highest using a multi-trait model.
Genomic selection breeding approach paves the way to better maize and wheat in farmers’ fields faster.
Study validates importance and uncovers new benefits of crucial wheat genome segment.
CIMMYT researchers and partners are applying genomics, remote sensing and big data analysis to fortify the crop against climate-related stresses.
Need for continuous testing and application of new breeding methods to deliver resilient seed varieties at a faster rate is more important now than ever before.
CIMMYT contributes to sequencing genomes of 15 wheat varieties around the world.
Scientists in the Accelerating Genetic Gains in Maize and Wheat for Improved Livelihoods (AGG) project share history and latest results at annual wheat research gathering.
A new quantitative genetics study makes a strong case for the yield testing strategies CIMMYT uses in its wheat breeding program.
A team of scientists has completed one of the largest genetic analyses ever done of any agricultural crop to find desirable traits in wheat’s extensive and unexplored diversity.
CIMMYT scientist applies genomics in maize breeding to achieve higher genetic gains.
CIMMYT scientists join fellow experts in San Diego for world’s largest plant and animal genomics conference
Researchers share their work translating the latest molecular research into breeding solutions for better maize and wheat varieties.
Toledo’s research is multidisciplinary — it involves genetics and breeding knowledge, as well as statistics and computer science.