Please send news items directly to Graham Kingthis page due to be upgraded and tabulated by Feb 2015
www.brassica.info- has moved to Southern Cross Plant Science, Southern Cross University in Lismore, NSW, Australia. Many thanks to Pierre Carion and the team at Rothamsted for supporting www.brassica.info over the past few years. The brassica.info mailing list has also moved downunder.
Cruciferae newsletter vol 32Volume 32 of the Cruciferae newsletter is now available online.
BRAD - Brassica Database online
Cruciferae newsletter vol 31Volume 31 of the Cruciferae newsletter is now available online.
BrassEnsembl, and BRAD - Brassica Database
28 August 2011
Cruciferae newsletter vol 30Volume 30 of the Cruciferae newsletter is now available online.
B. rapa Chiifu Sequence Data from INRAB. rapa Chiifu sequence data (454) available online. Made available by the French Institut National de Recherche Agronomique (INRA).
B. rapa R-o-18 Sequence Data12x coverage B. rapa R-o-18 re-sequencing data (Illumina) available online. Made available by Rothamsted Reserch.
Cruciferae newsletter vol 29Volume 29 of the Cruciferae newsletter is now available online.
MBGP and BrGSP updatesJanuary 2010 MBGP SC and BrGSP SC minutes (held at PAG XVIII) available online
BrassEnsemblThe initial release of BrassEnsembl has been available online, as has the poster to be presented at PAG XVIII January 2010
Brassica crosses"Brassica crosses", by A.W. Sutton, published 1908 in J. Linnean Society, with photographs has been scanned and made available onlineThe initial release of BrassEnsembl has been available online, as has the poster to be presented at PAG XVIII January 2010
MBGP and BrGSP updatesJanuary 2009 MBGP SC minutes (held at PAG XVII) and August 2009 BrGSP SC minutes (held in Saskatoon, Canada) available online
Guide to Wild GermplasmA new edition of the the Guide to Wild Germplasm has been published and is available online
B. rapa TILLINGB. rapa (R-o-18) TILLING screening service, and access to lines now available from RevGenUK
CropStoreDB :: Maps - Web interfaceThe second instance of the web interface to query the CropStoreDB for Brassica database, is now available to use. (CropStoreDB :: Maps) This instance queries the "Maps" area of the database.
Cruciferae newsletter vol 28Volume 28 of the Cruciferae newsletter is now available online.
6th ISHS International Symposium on Brassicas - announcedThe next ISHS International Symposium on Brassicas will be held in Sicily in November 2011 (exact dates to be confirmed closer to the time).
CropStore :: Populations - Web interfaceThe first instance of the web interface to query the CropStoreDB for Brassica database, is now available to use. This instance queries the "Populations" area of the database (CropStoreDB :: Populations), where population information, and line attributions can be downloaded in MS-Excel format. (Work on a similar interface for the "Maps" area of the database is under progress, and should be available in the new year.
Standardized Gene Nomenclatureapproved and published
Old brassica.info Site DeletedHaving become obsolete the old site has been removed from our server. If you require any information found on that version of the site contact Graham King.
We have also taken this opportunity to update the UK-BRC webpage
B. rapa sequencing progressPhase II Details
Nomenclature conventionsReference linkage group assignments
Cruciferae NewsletterVol 27, and new archive issues