April 2018 : GrainGenes Germplasm and MapData added to WheatIS

The GrainGenes node at WheatIS has added links to 120 Mapping Data records and 14,411 germplasm records for Triticum aestivum and its close relatives.

Mapping data records at GrainGenes are the hubs for mapping projects and contain metadata and links to the maps in the CMap tool.

Records at WheatIS are enriched with text from comments in GrainGenes, including parents of mapping populations, country of origin for germplasm and titles of the original publications; all completely searchable.