Advances in rice chromosomes research

  title={Advances in rice chromosomes research},
  author={Kiichi Fukui and Toshiro Kinoshita},
Rice chromosome research was initiated around 1910 and has been progressing ever since. Twelve pairs of chromosomes (2n = 24) and a 440 Mb genome, the smallest genome among all main cereal crops, have been identified. According to the recent rice chromosome researches, all chromosomes were well identified over the disadvantages of small chromosome size and… CONTINUE READING