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Engineering resistance to nematodes by controlled and specific plant attenuation. - LK0502(1)

Objective
Cell Engineering LINK: Potato Cyst Nematodes pose a considerable threat to the UK potato industry. The long term aim of this project is to develop nematode resistant plants through the manipulation of plant genes expressed in response to invasion and establishment of the parasite.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1996

To: 2000

Cost: £467,619
Contractor / Funded Organisations
University - Leeds, Advanced Technologies (Cambridge) Ltd
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Fields of Study
Horticulture
Horticulture