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Desiccation Tolerance: Can Mosses Help Feed And Fuel The World
 
 
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Authors


Linda Weinland
Edison College


Paul Mangum
Midland College

 
   
 


Possible Audiences:

High School Biology and Freshman College Biology  

 
 


Brief Overview:

A description of our attempt to study the phylogeny of desiccation tolerant genes.  

 
   
 


Future Directions:

Watch for reports of rehydrin genes in plant genomes. Watch for reports on the production of drought tolerant crop plants using the rehydrin genes.  

 
 


Attachments


- Desiccation Tolerance Poster1.doc