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...