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1. (WO2013153237) QTL RESPONSIBLE FOR TOMATO FRUIT FIRMNESS

Pub. No.:    WO/2013/153237    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2013/062071
Publication Date: Fri Oct 18 01:59:59 CEST 2013 International Filing Date: Wed Jun 12 01:59:59 CEST 2013
IPC: A01H 5/08
C12N 15/82
C12Q 1/68
A01H 5/00
Applicants: SYNGENTA PARTICIPATIONS AG
Inventors: BAXTER, Charles
GRIVET, Laurent
BONNET, Julien
CHAPMAN, Natalie, Helene
SEYMOUR, Graham, Barron
Title: QTL RESPONSIBLE FOR TOMATO FRUIT FIRMNESS
Abstract:
This invention relates to QTL responsible for significantly increased firmness in tomato fruit in the cultivated plant producing said tomato fruit, compared to fruit from a control tomato plant which does not have said genetic elements. A cultivated tomato plant producing tomato fruit with significantly increased fruit firmness and a method for detecting QTLs linked to significantly increased fruit firmness are also provided.