A Database for Triticeae and Avena
SNPs in Affymetrix Barley Contigs (ABCs), with map positions.
The barley Coordinated Agricultural Project (CAP) is a community effort of 30 scientists from 19 US institutions, to integrate and utilize state-of-the-art genomic tools and approaches in barley breeding programs.
News about the project is posted here.
See the following links:
"Wheat Warning -- New Rust Could Spread Like Wildfire", Science News Online, 24 Sep 05"Resistance to Eastern African Stem Rust Isolates with Broad Virulence in US and CIMMYT Wheat", USDA Cereal Disease Laboratory, 1 Jun 05"Sounding the Alarm on Global Stem Rust", CIMMYT, 29 May 05 (pdf, 200 KB)
ETGI coordinates European efforts in barley and wheat physical mapping, sequencing, high resolution genetic mapping, and development of populations for trait mapping with QTLs and association genetics.
The website of the Global Fusarium Initiative (GFI), a platform for international collaboration on Fusarium head blight.