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Director Bai Guihua of Hard Winter Wheat Genetics Research Unit of USDA lectured at JAAS

Director Bai Guihua of Hard Winter Wheat Genetics Research Unit of USDA lectured at JAAS

 
Director Bai Guihua of Hard Winter Wheat Genetics Research Unit (HWWGRU) of United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) was invited to lecture at JAAS on September 13. The lecture was chaired by Director Wang Cailin of the Institute of Food Crops, and attended by more than 50 JAAS scientists.
 
In his “Next Generation Molecular Markers and Their Application in Wheat Breeding & Improvement” presentation, Prof. Bai Guihua elaborated new generation molecular markers and methods, such as SNP and GBS, the chips, instruments and equipment for research use, and the data analysis method, etc.. His lecture opened a new horizon for JAAS scientists to work on genetic resources exploration and molecular breeding.