Final AFE Research Reports on plant breeding and genetic engineering from projects funded by the Endowment.

Powdery Mildew Resistance in Transgenic Gerbera Plants – Report #309 (July 2015)
Zhanao Deng (Gulf Coast Research and Education Center, Department of Environmental Horticulture), Zhonglin Mou (Department of Microbiology and Cell Science) and Natalia A. Peres (Gulf Coast Research and Education Center, Department of Plant Pathology), University of Florida – IFAS

Engineering Fungal Resistance in Bedding Plants Using a Gene for Mannitol Dehydrogenase, Part II – Report #308 (July 2014)
John D. Williamson, George C. Allen and John M. Dole, Department of Horticultural Science, North Carolina State University

Engineering Fungal Resistance in Bedding Plants Using a Gene for Mannitol Dehydrogenase, Part I – Report #307 (February 2012)
John D. Williamson, George C. Allen and John M. Dole, Department of Horticultural Science, North Carolina State University

Genetic Approaches to Improve Cold Tolerance of Petunia – Report #306 (April 2010)
Ryan M. Warner, Department of Horticulture, Michigan State University

DNA Fingerprinting of Floral Crops – Report #305 (December 2006)
E.J. Parks, Research Analyst and J.W. Moyer, Professor and Dept Head, Dept of Plant Pathology, North Carolina State University

Floriculture Genomics: Basic Tools for Crop Improvement though Biotechnology – Report #304 (2006)  David G. Clark, Professor, Environmental Horticulture Department, University of Florida, Floriculture Genomics

Identifying Genetic Targets to Delay Flower Senescence – Report #303 (August 2005)
Michelle L. Jones, Assistant Professor, Department of Horticulture and Crop Science, The Ohio State University

Attribution of Tospoviruses in Floral Crops – Report #302 (2006)
J.A. Abad, Senior Researcher, E.J. Parks, Research Analyst, J.W. Moyer, Professor & Dept Head, Dept of Plant Pathology, North Carolina State University

Genetic Transformation of Petunia for Delayed Leaf and Flower Senescence – Report #301 (September 2002)
Michelle L. Jones, Assistant Professor, Department of Horticulture & Crop Science, The Ohio State University/ OARDC, David G. Clark, Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Horticulture, University of Florida

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