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Rice plants that reproduce as clones from seed


December 12, 2018

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Plant biologists at the University of California, Davis, have discovered a way to make crop plants replicate through seeds as clones. The discovery, long sought by plant breeders and geneticists, could make it easier to propagate high-yielding, disease-resistant or climate-tolerant crops and make them available to the world's farmers. Credit:  Karin Higgins/UC Davis Full Story

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