Research
Bioinformatic

Sequencing the genome of a British Ash Tree from the Cotswolds

Description and applications

This project is sequencing the genome of a British Ash Tree from the Cotswolds. This will assist scientists in the search for genes that may confer resistance to ash dieback (Chalara fraxinea).

Genome sequence download and search.

Publications

Access: www.ashgenome.org

Publications:

Oral presentation: International Plant & Animal Genome XXIII San Diego, CA, USA. PAG XXII, January 10-14, 2015. Sollars ESA, Kelly L, Clavijo B, Swarbreck D, Zohren J, Boshier D, Clark J, Joecker A, Caccamo M, Buggs RJA, (2014). "The genome of Fraxinus excelsior (European Ash)".

Poster presentation: 47th Population Genetics Group Meeting, Bath, UK. PopGroup47, January 7-10, 2014

International Plant & Animal Genome XXII San Diego, CA, USA. PAG XXII, January 11-15, 2014

Keywords

genomics, trees, bioinformatics

Dr Richard Buggs

School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

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