C Robin Buell, Michigan State University; Kelly Zarka, Michigan State University
Presenter: C. Robin Buell, Michigan State University
The availability of the potato genome sequence via the efforts of the Potato Genome Sequencing Consortium (http://potatogenome.net) has and will continue to revolutionize potato breeding approaches. This webinar will introduce you to the methods used to determine the potato genome sequence, quality issues associated with draft genome sequence and annotation, and how to access the potato genome sequence. Methods to search the potato genome for a related sequence are demonstrated including available tools and data interpretation. An overview of the Potato Genome Browser, its tools and availability are provided.
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Barry Schuler provides a straightforward introduction to genomics in the accompanying video.
- Buell, C. R. 2010. Working with the potato genome [Online seminar]. Solanaceae Coordinated Agricultural Project. Available at: http://solcap.msu.edu/potato_genome_webinar.shtml (verified 11 May 2012).
Development of this page was supported in part by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Solanaceae Coordinated Agricultural Project, agreement 2009-85606-05673, administered by Michigan State University. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the United States Department of Agriculture.