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22 Presentations from Brassica 2014

www.brassica.info

- has moved to Southern Cross Plant Science, Southern Cross University in Lismore, NSW, Australia. Many thanks to Pierre Carion and the team at Rothamsted for supporting www.brassica.info over the past few years. The brassica.info mailing list has also moved downunder.

Cruciferae newsletter vol 32

Volume 32 of the Cruciferae newsletter is now available online.
May 2013

BRAD - Brassica Database online

Cruciferae newsletter vol 31

Volume 31 of the Cruciferae newsletter is now available online.
March 2012

BMAP Update

20 Brassicales genomes to be sequenced this year
January 2012

Genome Sequence released link

The Brassica rapa (accession Chiifu-401-42) Genome Sequence has been published in Nature Genetics, with the annotated genome available from BrassEnsembl, and BRAD - Brassica Database link
28 August 2011

Cruciferae newsletter Historical Archive

The final volumes (13-21) of the historical volumes of the Cruciferae newsletter have now been scanned by the team at INRA and are now available online.
February 2011

Cruciferae newsletter vol 30

Volume 30 of the Cruciferae newsletter is now available online.
January 2011

BRAD - Brassica Database

Searchable B. rapa Chiifu-401 genome from IVF-CAAS
July 2010

Brassica Genome Sequencing

A webpage summarising the international efforts to sequence the Brassica Genome is now available online.
May 2010

B. rapa Chiifu Sequence Data from INRA

B. rapa Chiifu sequence data (454) available online. Made available by the French Institut National de Recherche Agronomique (INRA).
May 2010

B. rapa R-o-18 Sequence Data

12x coverage B. rapa R-o-18 re-sequencing data (Illumina) available online. Made available by Rothamsted Reserch.
April 2010

Cruciferae newsletter vol 29

Volume 29 of the Cruciferae newsletter is now available online.
March 2010

MBGP and BrGSP updates

January 2010 MBGP SC and BrGSP SC minutes (held at PAG XVIII) available online
March 2010

CAN-TILL

Brassica napus TILLING service now available from the University of British Columbia (Vancouver, Canada)
February 2010

2010 Bulletin Now Available

January 2010

BrassEnsembl

The initial release of BrassEnsembl has been available online, as has the poster to be presented at PAG XVIII January 2010

Posters

A page has been created as a reference point and archive for posters, please send us nay links/ PDFs to be included.
January 2010

Brassica crosses

"Brassica crosses", by A.W. Sutton, published 1908 in J. Linnean Society, with photographs has been scanned and made available onlineThe initial release of BrassEnsembl has been available online, as has the poster to be presented at PAG XVIII January 2010

MBGP and BrGSP updates

January 2009 MBGP SC minutes (held at PAG XVII) and August 2009 BrGSP SC minutes (held in Saskatoon, Canada) available online
September 2009

Guide to Wild Germplasm

A new edition of the the Guide to Wild Germplasm has been published and is available online
July 2009

B. rapa TILLING

B. rapa (R-o-18) TILLING screening service, and access to lines now available from RevGenUK
April 2009

CropStoreDB :: Maps - Web interface

The second instance of the web interface to query the CropStoreDB for Brassica database, is now available to use. (CropStoreDB :: Maps) This instance queries the "Maps" area of the database.
January 2009

Cruciferae newsletter vol 28

Volume 28 of the Cruciferae newsletter is now available online.
January 2009

6th ISHS International Symposium on Brassicas - announced

The next ISHS International Symposium on Brassicas will be held in Sicily in November 2011 (exact dates to be confirmed closer to the time).
September 2008

CropStore :: Populations - Web interface

The first instance of the web interface to query the CropStoreDB for Brassica database, is now available to use. This instance queries the "Populations" area of the database (CropStoreDB :: Populations), where population information, and line attributions can be downloaded in MS-Excel format. (Work on a similar interface for the "Maps" area of the database is under progress, and should be available in the new year.
September 2008

Standardized Gene Nomenclature

approved and published
May 2008

Old brassica.info Site Deleted

Having become obsolete the old site has been removed from our server. If you require any information found on that version of the site contact Graham King.
We have also taken this opportunity to update the UK-BRC webpage
April 2008

B. rapa sequencing progress

Phase II Details
January 2008

Nomenclature conventions

Reference linkage group assignments
January 2008

Cruciferae Newsletter

Vol 27, and new archive issues
Jan 2008


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