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Physical Mapping and Sample Sequencing of Chromosome 2A

Targeted chromosomes

Click on a chromosome to access associated data (when available) at URGI Sequences Repository.

Project team

First nameLast nameEmailInstitutionCountry
Parveen Chhuneja pchhunejaSPAMFILTER@rediffmail.com Punjab Agricultural University India
N.S. Bains nsbainsSPAMFILTER@rediffmail.com Punjab Agricultural University India
Yogesh Vikal yvikalSPAMFILTER@hotmail.com Punjab Agricultural University India
O.P. Gupta opguptaSPAMFILTER@gmail.com Punjab Agricultural University India
N.K. Singh nksinghSPAMFILTER@nrcpb.org National Research Centre on Plant Biotechnology India
T.R. Sharma tsharmaSPAMFILTER@nrcpb.org National Research Centre on Plant Biotechnology India
T. Mohapatra tmSPAMFILTER@nrcpb.org National Research Centre on Plant Biotechnology India
Kishore Gaikwad kish2012SPAMFILTER@yahoo.com National Centre on Plant Biotechnology India
Jitendra P. Khurana khuranajSPAMFILTER@genomeindia.org University of Delhi, South Campus India
Paramjit Khurana paramSPAMFILTER@genomeindia.org University of Delhi, South Campus India

Project collaborators

First nameLast nameEmailInstitutionCountry
Catherine Feuillet catherine.feuilletSPAMFILTER@clermont.inra.fr INRA France
Jaroslav Dolezel dolezelSPAMFILTER@ueb.cas.cz Institute of Experimental Botany Czech Republic
Beat Keller bkellerSPAMFILTER@botinst.uzh.ch University of Zurich Switzerland
Bikram Gill bsgillSPAMFILTER@ksu.edu Kansas State University USA
Sunish Seghal sksehgalSPAMFILTER@k-state.edu Kansas State University USA
Kellye Eversole eversoleSPAMFILTER@eversoleassociates.com IWGSC USA

Project funding

Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, India


The physical maps of chromosome 2AS and 2AL will be developed. Whole chromosome shotgun sequencing will be achieved as well and is the Indian contribution to the IWGSC survey sequencing initiative. BAC-end sequencing will facilitate identification of a large number of simple sequence repeat and other markers that will be used for reverse anchoring and for validation of sequence contigs from the shotgun sequence data.