Tag: Puccinia striiformis

Progress towards genetics and breeding for minor genes based resistance to Ug99 and other rusts in CIMMYT high yielding spring wheat

Published in Journal of Integrative Agriculture 13 (2) : 255-261, 2014 Singh, R.P.; Herrera-Foessel, S.; Huerta-Espino, J.; Sukhwinder Singh; Bhavani, S.; Caixia Lan;Basnet, B.R. Wheat rusts continue to cause significant losses worldwide despite major efforts given to their genetic control. This is...

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Genetics of resistance to yellow rust in PBW343 × Kenya Kudu recombinant inbred line population and mapping of a new resistance gene YrKK

Published in Molecular Breeding, 2013 Zaifeng Li, Sukhwinder Singh, Ravi P. Singh, Eric E. López-Vera and  Julio Huerta-Espino Yellow or stripe rust, caused by Puccinia striiformis f. sp. tritici, is an important disease of common wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) worldwide. A recombinant inbred line (RIL)...

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