This poster reports on research to identify sources of resistance to Xoo African strains among O.glaberrima germplasm, to conduct a QTL analysis using the reference population IR64xAzucena, and to further identify genes controlling BB resistance in rice.
Djedatin, G.; Lorieux, M.; Mathieu, T.; Ghesquière, A.; Ndjiondjop, M.N.; Verdier, V. Identification of resistance sources and mapping of resistance QTLs to African strains of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae causing Bacterial Leaf Blight in rice. Presented at the GCP 2007 Annual Research Meeting, 12-16 September, Benoni, South Africa. (2007) 1 pp.