Pre-breeding for durable resistance to rust diseases in hexaploid wheat

Lead Research Organisation: National Inst of Agricultural Botany
Department Name: Centre for Research

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Description This Partnering award has resulted in the successful application to the BBSRC-Embrapa Pump-Priming award.

It has supported the short placement of 2 PhD students at NIAB, the 1st having successfully completed their PhD.
Exploitation Route We have submitted a proposal to the BBSRC-Embrapa Wheat call. This is application was successful.
Sectors Agriculture, Food and Drink

URL http://www.niab.com/pages/id/377/Dr_Lesley_Boyd
 
Description This Brazil-UK Partnering award has now reached its end date. Two Brazilian PhD students have spent 6 months working in the UK, and staff from NIAB have visited with researchers in Brazil. This Partnering award supported a collaboration between NIAB and Brazilian partners that led to the successful Embrapa Wheat award, a collaboration that is ongoing.
First Year Of Impact 2016
Sector Agriculture, Food and Drink
Impact Types Societal

 
Description BBSRC-Embrapa
Amount £536,246 (GBP)
Funding ID BB/N01622X/1 
Organisation Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) 
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 06/2016 
End 05/2019
 
Description BBSRC-Embrapa pump-priming
Amount £29,000 (GBP)
Funding ID BB/N004477/1 
Organisation Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) 
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 06/2015 
End 05/2016
 
Description Conference presentation 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? Yes
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Other academic audiences (collaborators, peers etc.)
Results and Impact Stimulated discussion

Led to new partners added to UK-Brazilian collaboration
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2014
 
Description Invited presentation 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an open day or visit at my research institution
Part Of Official Scheme? Yes
Geographic Reach National
Primary Audience Participants in your research and patient groups
Results and Impact New collaboration established between Boyd LA and Marcia Chaves, Embrapa-Wheat, Passo Fundo, and Jose Martinelli, UFGRS, Brazil
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2012