Working Group on critical community needs, logical next steps, and specific research or technical objectives.

If implemented, the strategy proposed here will substantially affect plant biology. Furthermore, results from the NPGI will generate insights for all of biology and its applications. At the end of this decade, the plant-genome community will have made major inroads toward a more complete understanding of plants and gained new abilities to use them in productive and helpful ways.



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