JatroPower makes progress with more accurate identification of markers for toxicity in Jatropha

SUPPORTING NEW GENERATION BIOFUEL

New publications with information of toxicity specific markers and linkages of other critical characters in jatropha such as seed yield and oil content to specific marker sets expected shortly

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The dry husks removed from jatropha fruits has an energy content of about 14 MJ per kg and is used as a substitute for firewood