Fast-track breeding of high-yielding varieties of <i>Artemisia annua</i>.
The work of the Artemisia Research Project is described. Screening has identified high-yielding plants that are undergoing further investigation. The minimum target is to double the yield of artemisinin; the earliest delivery date is 2011.
Presentation from Artemisinin Forum 2008 – Joint meeting on ensuring sustainable artemisinin production: meeting global demand. Guilin, China, 24-26 November 2008.