Funding for this research was provided by:
National Natural Science Foundation of China (31701363 and 31360312)
Guangxi Natural Science Foundation Project (2018GXNSFAA138149, 2017GXNSFBA198050, 2016GXNSFBA380034, 2015GXNSFDA139011 and 2015GXNSFBA139095)
Guangxi Key Laboratory Construction Project (15-140-13 and 16-380-18)
Guangxi Science and Technology Project (Guike AA17202042-13)
Guangxi Bangui Scholars and Special Experts Special Funds (2013)
Guangxi Academy of Agricultural Sciences Fund Project (2015YM13, 2018YM02 and 2018YT01)
National Modern Agricultural History Technology System, Guangxi Sugarcane Innovation Team Project (nycytxgxcxtd-03-01)
Received: 2 October 2018
Accepted: 18 October 2019
First Online: 7 November 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: No special permits were required to collect tissues from sugarcane.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.