A PCR-based SNP marker for specific authentication of Korean ginseng cultivar Chunpoong
WangHongTao; SunHua; KwonWooSaeng; JinHaiZhu; YangDeokChun
Molecular Biology Reports: 2, 1053-1057
Korean ginseng (Panax ginseng) has been developed as a horticultural crop due to the increasing demand in the world market. "Chunpoong" is an economically important cultivar with superior quality and high yield among nine cultivars of Korean ginseng. The aim of this work was to develop a simple technique for specific authentication of Chunpoong using DNA method.