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Coverage around the world

WIRED, the BBC, the Guardian, El Mundo, ABC News, Süddeutsche Zeitung and more (non exhaustive list)

Australia

08/17 - Australian Financial Review - Australian scientist leads consortium to crack wheat genome

08/17 - ABC News - Wheat's genome sequence finally cracked in major DNA breakthrough by scientists after 13 year pursuit

08/17 - ABC News - TV interview of Rudi Appels (video link)

08/17 - SBS News - Australian scientists help crack the wheat genome

08/23 - Sky News - The Ag Show (TV) - Scientists crack the DNA sequence of wheat (wheat story from 02'45 to 4'40)

Austria

08/16 - Science ORF - Erbgut des Weizens entschlüsselt

Canada

08/17 - CBC News - 'Billion-piece jigsaw puzzle': Canadians key to 1st complete map of wheat genome

China

08/17 - South China Morning Post - Scientists conquer the ‘Mount Everest of genetics’ after unlocking secrets of wheat genome

Czech republic

08/20 - ČT24 - Přelomový úspěch: Vědci přečetli celý genom pšenice. Klíčovou roli hráli experti z Olomouce

08/20 - ČT24 - Jako by se v místnosti rozsvítilo. Přečetli jsme DNA pšenice, může to pomoct i alergikům

08/20 - Události (TV) lin k

08/20 - Seznam zprávy - Převratný objev olomouckých vědců zajistí rostoucí světové populaci dostatek potravin i za desítky let

08/20 - iDNES.cz - Vědci rozluštili genom pšenice, vylepší výnosy i odolnost proti suchu

08/23 - Nedd.cz - Čeští vědci pomohli rozluštit genom pšenice. Svět se tak možná vyhne hladomoru

09/07 - CTK - Na Českou hlavu bude navržen vědec, který rozluštil genom pšenice

France

08/17 - France Inter - Après 10 ans de recherches, le code génétique du blé vient d'être "craqué"

08/17 - Ouest France - Pourquoi la génétique du blé est restée longtemps un mystère

08/17 - Ouest France - Le code génétique du blé tendre enfin décrypté

09/18 - Pour la Science - Le blé dévoile tout son génome

Germany

08/16 - Süddeutsche Zeitung - Die Entschlüsselung des Monstergenoms

08/16 - Der Tagesspiegel - 107891 Gene im Brot (mindestens)

08/17 - ARD TV - Tagesschau - Wissenschaftler entschlüsseln Erbgut des Brotweizens - Interview with Manuel Spannagl (video link)

08/17 - Focus - Weizengenom geknackt

08/17 - Deutschlandfunk - Wissenschaftler entschlüsseln das Brotweizen-Genom

India

08/30 - Wheat genome unravelled: can help in dealing with climate change

Italy

08/20 - Le Scienze - Svelati i segreti del genoma del grano tenero

The Netherlands

08/16- NRC - De code van ons brood is gekraakt

08/17 - Scientias - het leek-onmogelijk maar is eindelijk gelukt wetenschap ontrafelt genoom van tarwe

Mexico

08/31 - CIMMYT - Over 100,000 genes: CIMMYT scientist talks about the new wheat genome map

Spain

08/16 - El Mundo - El genoma del trigo harinero ayudará a crear variedades más resistentes

08/16 - El Pais - El genoma del alimento que da a la humanidad una de cada cinco calorías

08/17 - ABC - Descifrado el genoma del trigo, el cereal más cultivado del planeta

08/21 - La Vanguardia - Descifrado el genoma del trigo, un descubrimiento que permitirá mejorar la alimentación humana

UK

08/16 - BBC News - Wheat gene map to help 'feed the world'

08/16 - The Guardian - Scientists sequence wheat genome in breakthrough once thought 'impossible'

08/16 - The Economist - Revealing the wheat genome could lead to hypoallergenic bread

08/16 - Daily Mail - Genetic make-up of wheat has been decoded for the first time: Scientists say it could lead to low allergy varieties and crops that need less water

08/17 - Eastern Daily Press - How Norwich scientists’ wheat DNA breakthrough could help feed the world

08/17 - BBC Mundo - Por qué el que se haya descifrado el genoma del trigo puede revolucionar la alimentación en la Tierra

USA

08/16 - Science - Wheat’s complex genome finally deciphered, offering hope for better harvests and nonallergenic varieties

08/16 - WIRED - After 13 years, scientists finally map the massive wheat genome

08/16 - The Atlantic - Scientists Finally Crack Wheat’s Absurdly Complex Genome

08/16 - LA Times - A rich scientific harvest is in: Long, complex bread wheat genome is finally sequenced

08/16 - Ars Technica - The nightmarishly complex wheat genome finally yields to scientists

08/16 - AXIOS - "Milestone" wheat gene map could help food security and allergies

08/17 - Genome Web - International Consortium Sequences, Annotates Bread Wheat Reference Genome

08/17 - World Grain - Researchers crack bread wheat genome code

08/17 - Smithsonian - Sequencing of Wheat Genome Could Lead to a Breadier Future

08/20 - SyngularityHub - Newly-Decoded Wheat Genome Opens the Door to Engineering Superfoods

08/24 - MinnPost - After 13 years, a global team conquers the 'Mt. Everest of plant genomics'

08/29 - Agri Pulse - Researchers see big benefits from decoding wheat genome (registration required, 3 free articles per month)