CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Bucharest, 2003, AP 16
The tobacco genome initiative
North Carolina State University, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Raleigh, NC; Orion Genomics, LLC, MO - Philip Morris USA, Richmond, VA, USA
Cultivated tobacco, Nicotiana tabacum, is member of the Solanaceae family, which also includes eggplant, pepper, petunia, potato and tomato. N. tabacum is an amphiploid species (2n=48) resulting from an interspecific cross between N. sylvestris (2n=24) ...