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The development and application of plant and cell technology allows researchers to produce elite crop lines in a significantly reduced time compared to traditional breeding.

NRC Agriculture scientists actively train university graduate students who undertake their research in NRC facilities.

Specific NRC plant and cell technologies expertise include:

  • transformation
  • tissue culture
  • doubled haploidy  

Learn more about NRC’s expertise in plant and cell technologies. 

Research Services

NRC Agriculture strives to provide flexible access to its key technology platforms.

Partners and clients can access plant and cell technologies-related expertise and services through fee-for-service arrangements or as part of larger scale collaborative agreements.

Contact NRC Agriculture for more information:

+1 306-975-4637
agriculture@nrc.gc.ca

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