Salinity tolerance in plants

by Stuart Roy And Mark Tester
Year: 2015 ISSN: 0270-9139


Stuart Roy and Mark Tester. Salinity tolerance in plants. United States Patent


The present invention is predicated, in part, on the identification of a gene involved in salinity tolerance in plants. As such, the present invention relates to methods for modulating salinity tolerance in plants. The present invention also provides plant cells and plants having modulated salinity tolerance. In further embodiments, the present invention also provides methods for determining the salinity tolerance of plant cells and plants.