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- Chiancone, Benedetta, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Plant cell, tissue, and organ culture 2016 v.124 no.3 pp. 635-647
- Corylus avellana; alleles; cultivars; culture media; embryogenesis; fruit crops; haploidy; hazelnuts; heterozygosity; homozygosity; loci; males; microsatellite repeats; microspores; plant breeding; self-pollination; sporophytes; temperature; trees; woody plants
- ... Haploid technology is a valuable plant breeding tool for obtaining homozygosity particularly in woody plants. Hazelnut, the world’s sixth ranking nut tree crop is a monoecious, anemophilous species. It is characterized by a sporophytic incompatibility system that prevents production of homozygous plants with conventional methods, involving several self-pollination cycles. In this study, gametic em ...