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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Jatropha is considered to have existed for a long time (over 70 million years) and shows considerable variability as it adapted to various climatic and soil conditions.