An Immortalized Genetic Mapping Population for Perennial Ryegrass: A Resource for Phenotyping and Complex Trait Mapping

  title={An Immortalized Genetic Mapping Population for Perennial Ryegrass: A Resource for Phenotyping and Complex Trait Mapping},
  author={Janaki Velmurugan and Dan Milbourne and V. Connolly and J. S. (Pat) Heslop-Harrison and Ulrike C. M. Anhalt and Mary Bridget Lynch and Susanne Barth},
  journal={Frontiers in Plant Science},
To address the lack of a truly portable, universal reference mapping population for perennial ryegrass, we have been developing a recombinant inbred line (RIL) mapping population of perennial ryegrass derived via single seed descent from a well-characterized F2 mapping population based on genetically distinct inbred parents in which the natural self-incompatibility (SI) system of perennial ryegrass has been overcome. We examined whether it is possible to create a genotyping by sequencing (GBS… 

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