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Symposium on Sunflower and Climate Change

The International Symposium on Sunflower and Climate Change was organized in the frame of the SUNRISE project, by INRA Toulouse (Institut National de Recherche en Agronomie) and the French technical c...

In brief

In an unprecedented effort - 8 years project, investment of €21m, 16 partners including 9 public laboratories with a specific investment of INRA, 6 companies involved in sunflower breeding and the ...

The Project

In a context of climate changes and of world increasing demand for oilseed production, it is crucial to improve resistance to drought and yields of sunflower crops in such conditions. To improve ge...

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Annual meeting 2016

Published on Monday, 17 October 2016 09:45

The 5th project’s annual meeting will take place on december 13th and 14th 2016 in Toulouse.

The sunflower genome has been decoded

Published on Thursday, 30 June 2016 08:40

INRA1 scientists have just completed the sunflower reference genome sequence. This achievement comes as part of the SUNRISE project in collaboration with the International sunflower genome consortium2. This major advancement will help improve varietal sunflower breeding programs, a very promising ar...

SUNRISE presented at the 19TH INTERNATIONAL SUNFLOWER CONFERENCE

Published on Tuesday, 07 June 2016 16:35

Many results from the SUNRISE project have been presented to the scientific community at the 19TH INTERNATIONAL SUNFLOWER CONFERENCE which took place from 29 may to 3 june in Edirne (Turkey). 4 orales presentations : Breeding for sunflower hybrids adapted to climate change: the SUNRISE collabo...

Summer School on Multivariate data analysis methods for biological data using the R package mixOmics

Published on Monday, 09 May 2016 16:10

SUNRISE project participates to the organization of the Summer School on Multivariate data analysis methods for biological data using the R package mixOmics from Monday 12 September until Wednesday 14 September 2016. All information is available on the flyers. The objective of this S...

Annual meeting 2015

Published on Friday, 27 November 2015 17:00

The project’s annual meeting will take place on december 9th and 10th 2015 in Toulouse.