Fiziol. rast. genet. 2016, vol. 48, no. 3, 196-214, doi:

The modern biotechnologies of producing wheat plants resistant to stresses

Morgun V.V.1, Dubrovna O.V.1, Morgun B.V.1,2

  1. Institute of Plant Physiology and Genetics, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine 31/17 Vasylkivska St., Kyiv, 03022, Ukraine
  2. Institute of Cell Biology and Genetic Engineering, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine 148 Akademika Zabolotnoho St., Kyiv, 03143, Ukraine

The current state of development of plant cellular and molecular biotechnologies, in particular for wheat has been analyzed. Achievements of Ukrainian and foreign scientists in the field of cell selection and genetic engineering to obtain wheat plants resistant to biotic and abiotic stress factors are illustrated. Attention paid to the main directions, methods of selection and assessment opportunities, prospects and challenges of modern biotechnology research for this strategic crop in Ukraine.

Keywords: Triticum L., cell selection, genetic engineering, molecular markers, biotic and abiotic stresses

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