Herald of the Russian Academy of Sciences

, Volume 87, Issue 2, pp 125–131 | Cite as

Status and prospects of marker-assisted and genomic plant breeding

  • N. A. Kolchanov
  • A. V. Kochetov
  • E. A. Salina
  • L. A. Pershina
  • E. K. Khlestkina
  • V. K. Shumny
Scientific Session of the RAS General Meeting


State-of-the-art approaches to obtaining new plant varieties based on the potential of traditional breeding and the use of modern methods and achievements in genetics and genomics are considered. The opportunities and advantages of marker-assisted and genomic selection, as well as the importance of developing advanced methods in phenomics and genome editing, are discussed.


genomic selection hybrid breeding marker-assisted selection molecular markers directed mutagenesis broadening genetic diversity plant breeding 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. A. Kolchanov
    • 1
    • 2
  • A. V. Kochetov
    • 1
    • 2
  • E. A. Salina
    • 1
  • L. A. Pershina
    • 1
    • 2
  • E. K. Khlestkina
    • 1
    • 2
  • V. K. Shumny
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Federal Research Center Institute of Cytology and Genetics, Siberian BranchRussian Academy of SciencesNovosibirskRussia
  2. 2.Novosibirsk National Research State UniversityNovosibirskRussia

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