Developing Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) Markers for the Identification of Coffee Germplasm

  title={Developing Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) Markers for the Identification of Coffee Germplasm},
  author={Lin Zhou and Fernando E Vega and Huawei Tan and Aixa E. Ram{\'i}rez Lluch and Lyndel W. Meinhardt and Wanping Fang and Sue Mischke and Brian M. Irish and Dapeng Zhang},
  journal={Tropical Plant Biology},
Coffee is one of the most widely consumed beverages and represents a multibillion-dollar global industry. Accurate identification of coffee cultivars is essential for efficient management, exchange, and use of coffee genetic resources. To date, a universal platform that can allow data comparison across different laboratories and genotyping platforms has not been developed by the coffee research community. Using expressed sequence tags (EST) of Coffea arabica, C. canephora and C. racemosa from… CONTINUE READING


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