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Mushroom strain improvement through genetic engineering technology. - HH0908SMU

(a) To produce transgenic strains of the cultivated mushroom Agaricus bisporus. This will be achieved by developing a utilisable transformation system.
(b) To characterise the diversity offered by collections of wild Agaricus bisporus and related wild Agaricus species.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1997

To: 2000

Cost: £513,603
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Horticulture Research International
Fields of Study