Accession Number:

ADA465636

Title:

National Plant Genome Initiative

Descriptive Note:

Progress rept.

Corporate Author:

EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT WASHINGTON DC OFFICE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY POLICY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2005-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

38.0

Abstract:

The National Plant Genome Initiative NPGI was established in 1998 as a coordinated national plant genome research project by the Interagency Working Group on Plant Genomes IWG. The IWG coordinates the activities of the participating agencies and provides overall guidance and oversight. It currently comprises representatives from the National Science Foundation NSF, Department of Agriculture USDA, Department of Energy DOE, National Institutes of Health NIH, National Aeronautic and Space Administration NASA, Agency for International Development USAID, Office of Science and Technology Policy OSTP and the Office of Management and Budget OMB.

Subject Categories:

  • Agricultural Economics
  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE