genomics

News

Researchers found that prediction performance was highest using a multi-trait model.

News

Genomic selection breeding approach paves the way to better maize and wheat in farmers’ fields faster.

News

Study validates importance and uncovers new benefits of crucial wheat genome segment.

Press releases

CIMMYT researchers and partners are applying genomics, remote sensing and big data analysis to fortify the crop against climate-related stresses.

Features

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.

Press releases

CIMMYT contributes to sequencing genomes of 15 wheat varieties around the world.

News

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.

Nutrition, health and food security
Publications

A new quantitative genetics study makes a strong case for the yield testing strategies CIMMYT uses in its wheat breeding program.

Nutrition, health and food security
Press releases

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.

Innovations
Features

CIMMYT scientist applies genomics in maize breeding to achieve higher genetic gains.

Innovations
Features

Researchers share their work translating the latest molecular research into breeding solutions for better maize and wheat varieties.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

Toledo’s research is multidisciplinary — it involves genetics and breeding knowledge, as well as statistics and computer science.

Capacity development