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Role of cell wall modifying enzymes in the firmness of strawberry fruit during ripening. - HH2108TSF

Objective
The objective is to assess the effect of the corresponding gene products of two recently identified ripening-related genes in strawberry, upon the structural cell wall components with a view to modifying their activity through the use of molecular biology techniques.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1995

To: 1998

Cost: £174,206
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Horticulture Research International
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Fields of Study
Horticulture
Horticulture