Perennial plants for biofuel production: bridging genomics and field research.


Development of dedicated perennial crops has been indicated as a strategic action to meet the growing demand for biofuels. Breeding of perennial crops,however, is often time- and resource-consuming. As genomics offers a platform from which to learn more about the relationships of genes and phenotypes,its operational use in the context of breeding programs… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/biot.201400201