European Breeding Plant College

CMS/Hybrid Breeding
01 September 2017 10:00

During this online course, Henrik Hallingbäck explains  three main topics of the CMS/Hybrid breeding:

  • Dominance and inbreeding depression
  • Hybrid vigour - Heterosis - Hybrid cultivars
  • Cytoplasmic male sterility (CMS) and its molecular basis

To access the online course click:

First part here

Second part here:


 Lecturer: Henrik Hallingbäck

Doctor in technology at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Recent Research experience: PostDoc Position,

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences · BioCentre · Salix molecular breeding Sweden · Uppsala: "On this post I contributed to the dissection of the genetic variation of growth and phenology traits in the biocrop Salix viminalis"


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