Mutant Varieties Database

Joint service of the IAEA and Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). Technical details of crop mutant varieties suitable for breeding programmes and genetic analysis.

The FAO/IAEA Mutant Variety Database or MVD provides information on induced mutations suitable for breeding programme and genetic analysis. MVD collects information on crop mutant varieties, mutagen used and characters improved.

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Resource Characteristics


Last Resource Update : 2012


Subject
Food and Agriculture

Organizational Source
Nuclear Sciences and Applications | NAFA - Division of Nuclear Techniques in Food and Agriculture

Data Type
Codes and Numerical Data

Keywords
Food Security, Food & Agriculture, Plant Breeding & Genetics, Crop mutant varieties, Genetic Analysis, Induced Mutations, Mutagen

Related Sites
FAO