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Norway Spruce Genome Sequenced: Largest Ever to Be MappedMay 22, 2013Science Daily
Giant genomes felled by DNA sequencing advances May 22, 2013Science News
USDA-Funded Research Leads to Initial Draft of the Loblolly Pine GenomeJanuary 11, 2013USDA NIFA Newsroom
Huge DNA Code of the Christmas Tree Being RevealedDecember 14, 2012The Associated Press
Global warming threatens pine forests, forcing federal officials to shift strategyMay 13, 2012The Washington Post
UW, WSU to get $80M to develop biofuelsSeptember 28, 2011The Seattle Times
USDA announces $80M for Washington-led researchSeptember 28, 2011Seatle PI
2 Washington universities get federal money to research aviation biofuelsSeptember 28, 2011Pudget Sound Business Journal
Iowa State University gets $25 million grant as part of biofuels programSeptember 27, 2011DesMoinesRegister
New Forest Biology Research Center opens at UC Davis March 09, 2011UC Davis Plant Sciences
Forestry + genetics = a blister rust solution?March 07, 2011High Country News
Bruce John Zobel - Pioneer in Forest GeneticsFebruary 06, 2011newsobserver
Nature Reviews Genetics Feb 2011 CoverFebruary 01, 2011Nature Reviews Genetics
Researchers Pinpoint Genes That Give Pine-Killing Fungus Immunity to Host Tree DefensesJanuary 26, 2011Scientific American
Plant scientists receive $40 M to lead multistate ag programsJanuary 20, 2011UC Davis Plant Sciences
USDA Grants $40M to UC-DavisJanuary 17, 2011GenomeWeb Daily News
Plant scientists receive $40 M to lead multistate ag programsJanuary 14, 2011UC Davis Plant Sciences
UC Davis wins ag research grantsJanuary 13, 2011The Sacramento Bee
Sweden Bets on New Lab to Spruce Up Its Bioscience FutureMay 14, 2010Science
Swedish Team Receives $10.5 Million to Characterize Spruce GenomeDecember 10, 2009GenomeWeb Daily News
New Textbook for Forest Genetics by Tim White, Tom Adams, and David NealeAugust 21, 2007David Neale
David Neale receives Outstanding Alumnus AwardAugust 06, 2007Plant Sciences Weekly Newsletter
Lab alumnus goes to New Zealand to study BiotechnologyDecember 05, 2006The California Aggie


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PineRefSeq project releases assembly (v2.0) of the Pinus taeda genome Walnut genome project releases assembly (v1.0) of the Juglans regia genome PineRefSeq project releases assembly (v1.0) of the Pseudotsuga menziesii genome PineRefSeq project releases assembly (v1.0) of the Pinus lambertiana genome CartograTree (v3.0), a map interface that works with DiversiTree to bring together genomics, ecological, and trait data is now live! PineRefSeq project releases assembly (v1.01) of the Pinus teada genome SMarTForests Project releases the third assembly of the Picea glauca genome

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