Traits & Protocols - Chickpeas

The GCP publication Drought phenotyping in crops: from theory to practice contains a chapter specifically dedicated to the drought phenotyping of chickpeas - Phenotyping chickpeas and pigeonpeas for adaptation to drought by HD Upadhyaya, J Kashiwagi, RK Varshney, PM Gaur, KB Saxena, L Krishnamurthy,CLL Gowda, RPS Pundir, SK Chaturvedi, PS Basu and IP Singh. This provides valuable guidance on principles, traits and processes for both practising breeders and students of the subject.

Both the trait dictionary for chickpea and information on SNPs markers and other markers are provided in the Crop Information pages of this portal. A link to the chickpea crop ontology, which is under development, is also provided.

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