Association Mapping for Important Agronomic Traits in Safflower (Carthamus tinctorius L.) Core Collection Using Microsatellite Markers
- Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
Frontiers in Plant Science,
(issn: 1664-462X, eissn: 1664-462X)
core collections | Plant culture | SB1-1110 | SSR markers | population structure | association mapping | kinship analysis | Plant Science | Original Research | safflower
Carthamus tinctorius L. (safflower) is an important oilseed crop producing seed oil rich in unsaturated fatty acids. Scarcity of identified marker-trait associations is a major limitation toward development of successful marker-assisted breeding programs in safflower. I...