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Plant genomes reveal the basis for adaptation to contrasting climates

In the face of rapid climate change, it is important that plants can adapt quickly to new conditions to ensure their survival. Using field experiments and plant genome studies, an international research team has pinpointed areas of the genome that are affected during local adaptation to contrasting climates.

2020.01.14 | Ellen Bernadette Noer

Lotus japonicus. Photo: Niels Sandal, Aarhus University

Link to the news article from the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics.

Link to the scientific article in Nature Communications.

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