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New molecule boosts wheat

An Indian researcher has discovered a new molecule that makes wheat resistant to climatic stress and boosts yield by 50 per cent. This biotechnology process uses Trehalose-6-phosphate (a central sugar signal in plants), which regulates sucrose use and allocation, underpinning crop growth and development to signal the plant to produce more starch. | READ MORE

March 8, 2017  By Tribune India


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