Chinese scientists identify genes enabling more heat-tolerant rice

CGTN

Jun 20, 2022

For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2022-06-20… Chinese scientists have found two genes in rice that can make the staple crop more heat-resistant, providing a new way to breed highly thermotolerant crops, according to a study published in the journal Science. The newly-discovered genes might also be used in other plants, including wheat, maize, bean, and vegetables, to cultivate heat-tolerant strains, according to the researchers.

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