Research Results

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Breeding, Genetics, and Germplasm Evaluation

The overall objective of this research project is to develop…

Anthocyanin-Cell Wall Interactions Effect on Tannin Extraction

The objectives of this proposal have been to do the following: 1)…

Investigating Fruitiness Perception in Red and White Wines

This report details activities that occurred from February 2018…

Evaluation of grapevine rootstock selections

The purpose of this project is to identify selections from a…

Understanding and managing the trunk disease Esca

Summary: Vine surgery (also known as trunk renewal) has been…

Deep sequencing for trunk disease diagnostics

The aim of this multi-year project is to develop rapid and cost-effective…

Significance of Oak Ellagitannin Chemical Structure to Wine Oxidation

The pathway of wine oxidation, as currently understood, encompasses…

Development of Next Generation Rootstocks for California Vineyards

We are making strong progress in streamlining the assay’s for…

Investigating Fruitiness Perception in Red and White Wines

This report details activities that occurred from February 2017…

Evaluation of Grapevine Rootstock Selections

The primary purpose of this project is to identify selections…