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Cocoa self-compatibility

A diagnostic kit to enhance cocoa breeding for self compatibility

Developing the plant of the future Plant Genomics Breeding Genetic mapping Cacao brazil Cameroon
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Abstract

The self compatibility of cocoa plants is a major yield trait for cocoa production. This project will participate to elucidate the genetic and molecular determinism of T. cacao incompatibility system, in order to provide efficient molecular tools to improve cocoa production.

Project Number : 1403-046

Year : 2014

Type of funding : AAP

Project type : AAP OS

Research units in the network : BIOAGRESSEURS-PHIM

Start date :
01 Feb 2015

End date :
31 Jan 2016

Flagship project :
Non

Project leader :
Claire Lanaud

Project leader's institution :
CIRAD

Project leader's RU :
AGAP

Budget allocated :
29700 €

Total budget allocated ( including co-financing) :
29700 €

Funding :
Labex