Tree Genomics or Molecular Genetics Support Provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service (USFS) as Either a Competitive Award (Agenda 2020) or Cooperative Agreement from 2000 to 2005

Year

Title

Amount

 

Cooperative Agreement

 

2000

Host:Pathogen Signaling in Southern Pine Pathosystems

$100,000

2002

Development of a Loblolly Pine FISH-based Karyotype

$33,000

2003

Development and Comparison of FISH-based Karyotypes of Loblolly, Shortleaf, Longleaf and Slash Pines

$58,000

2005

Molecular Cytogenetics in Pine : Development comparison of FISH-based Karyotypes of Loblolly, Shortleaf, Longleaf and Slash pines

$75,000

2005

Microsatellite assessment of genetic diversity in Tsuga

$50,000

2005

Singe cell EST sequencing to define resistant and susceptible molecular host responses to hemlock woolly Adelgid

$88,000

2004

Differential gene expression in loblolly pine (Pinus taeda L.) challenged by the fusiform rust fungus, Cronartium quercuum f.sp. fusiforme

$44,000

 

Competitive Awards

 

2002

Discovery of genes controlling adaptive traits in Douglas-fir

$180,000

2003

Development of SSR markers from EST sequences in loblolly pine

$83,000

2004

Discovery of genes controlling wood property traits in Douglas-fir

$180,000

2005

Assessing the Impact of Intensive Forest Management Practices on Wood Formation and Quality at the Level of Gene Expression

$369,000

SOURCE: USFS



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