BioMemory Collection CNR-IBBR-PSC

General Info

Collection Code
CNR-IBBR-PSC
Collection Name
Portici Seed Collection
Institution Code
Collection Type
Seed collection
Owner Institution
Institute of Biosciences and Bioresources (IBBR) - Section of Portici, Department of AgriFood Sciences (DiSBA), National Research Council of Italy (CNR), Portici, IT
Bioresources
Herbaceous plants
Main Taxa
Solanum, including Solanum lycopersicum industry and Italian long shelf life landraces (ca. 70 accessions) and Capsicum (1 species , ca. 20 accessions); Arabidospis (ca. 100 mutant lines).
Description
Collection of tomatoes with different peculiarities and applications used in several research projects to uncover the genetics of adaptation to environmental stress; Arabidopsis lines used to identify genes involved in environmental stress and hormone responses.
Keywords
Agriculture, Breeding, Research, Functional Genomics
Preservation Techniques
Multiplication: Seed propagation; Plant growth in open field, greenhouse or growth chambers, collection and preservation of seeds; Low temperature storage: Seeds are stored in conservation bags, in dessicators under controlled humidity and temperature at 4°C ;
Services
Deposit of accessions, Distribution of seeds upon request
Competence / Expertise
Morpho-physiological characterization, also under environmental stress conditions or upon phytohormone treatment; Functional genomics; Characterization of landraces.
Quality
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Projects
A full list of the projects involving the seed bank is reported on the IBBR project page (http://ibbr.cnr.it/ibbr/projects).
Associations
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License
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Rights Holder
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Access Rights
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Bibliographic Citation
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URL
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People / Contributors

  National Research Council of Italy. All rights reserved.
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