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International Journal of Plant Genomics
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 723518, 7 pages
Mutations in Lettuce Improvement
Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), 1636 East Alisal Street, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
Received 30 June 2011; Revised 21 October 2011; Accepted 16 November 2011
Academic Editor: Jizeng Jia
Copyright © 2011 Beiquan Mou. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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