Four rust resistance genes have now been located and their DNA 'markers' identified by CSIRO Plant Industry. The four genes are being used to breed a super stem-rust-resistant wheat variety.
Photographer : Carl Davies on June 08 2006.
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<table style="border:1px solid;padding:2px; width:310px;" ><tr><td><a href="https://www.scienceimage.csiro.au/image/10772/"><img src="https://www.scienceimage.csiro.au/images/embed/300_200_BP11658.jpg" width="300" alt="Rust-affected wheat seedlings" style="margin: 0 0 5px 0; border: 0px;"></a><br/><a href="https://www.scienceimage.csiro.au/image/10772/">Rust-affected wheat seedlings</a><br />by CSIRO</td></tr></table>
Rust-affected wheat seedlings