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Banana genome sequenced to assist crop improvement

Published: July 16, 2012

Banana is a vital crop which is cherished across the globe and also serves as staple food in some poor countries. The complete genome of the banana has been successfully sequenced. Why the sequencing was needed and how will it help? As pests and diseases are imminent threats to Banana, by determining the whole sequence ..