Khan, Yasin Jeshima; Prathima, Srivignesh Sundaresan. P. T.; Nanjundan, J. & Pillai, M. Arumugam
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Book ID : 41355
ISBN-10 : 93-81450-59-5 / 9381450595
ISBN-13 : 978-93-81450-59-8 / 9789381450598
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Edition : (First Edition)
Language : English
xii, 340p., Figs., Tables, 25 cm.
CONTENTS:- 1. Plant Breeding Methods / Satish Kumar 2. Breeding Clonally Propagated Crops / Mohanraj 3. Varietal Deterioration and Maintenance Breeding / Chitra Devi Pandey 4. Breeding for Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Crop Plants / M.A. Pillai 5. Breeding for Disease Resistance in Plants / Thirumalaisamy 6. Breeding for Insect Resistance in Crops / K. Vanitha 7. Breeding Horticulutral Crops / J.S. Swamy 8. Forest Tree Improvement / K. Manikandan 9. Molecular Markers and Their Applications in Plant Breeding / R. AbdulFiyaz 10. Application of Tissue Culture in Plant Breeding / M.M. Viji 11. Role of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology in Crop Improvement / P.T. Prathima 12. Genetic Resource Management of Crop Plants / J. Nanjundan 13. Bioformatics for Plant Breeders / P.T. Prathima 14. Policy Implication Varieted Development and Seed Production / Sushil Pandey 15. Seed Policy Implementation in India / Sushil Pandey
The purpose of bringing out this publication is to link biotechnological and bioinformatics tools with plant breeding. The book comprises of 15 chapters with a special chapter on tree breeding contributed by experienced and recognised experts all around the world who have deep knowledge and research experience in modern plant breeding. This book is very useful to the researchers and students in the field of genetics and plant breeding using biotechnological tools.