Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Subject "QTL"
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Evaluation and characterization of QTL controlling seed composition in soybean and breeding for resistance to sudden death syndrome of soybean (2012-06-27)The first quantitative trait locus (QTL) mapping study in soybean (Glycine max) was published over twenty years ago. Since then numerous QTL mapping studies have been performed for most traits of economic interest within ...
(2011-05-25)The Illinois Meat Quality Pedigree (IMQP), a three-generation Berkshire x Duroc resource population, was created to discover quantitative trait loci (QTL) influencing carcass composition, growth, and meat quality traits ...
(2015-04-20)Sweet sorghum is characterized by high sugar content and high biomass and is of growing interest to the biofuel industry. For sweet sorghum to be successfully used for bioenergy production, genetic relationships and ...