Ball Horticultural makes impatiens downy mildew breakthrough

Ball Horticultural Company, through a collaborative effort with KeyGene, has announced the successful sequencing and assembly of the Impatiens walleriana genome, creating a tool for breeders looking to provide new solutions to the industry for impatiens downy mildew.

by Matthew Appleby

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