COTENTS:- 1. Introduction 2. Historic development of plant biotechnology 3. Transgenic plants 4. Plant genomics 5. Genetic control of plant development 6. Analysis of gene expression 7. Biotechnology for agricultural development 8. Engineering of crop for insect resistance 9. Organic plant breeding 10. Plant metabolic engineering 11. Plant transformation technology 12. Plant proteomics 13. Engineering of medicinal plants 14. Forest biotechnology
Undertaken the task of delineating and comprehending both the theory and practice of plant biotehcnology, this book has been written as an introductory manual. It seeks to bring forth the reader the principles, processes and progmatics of the field in such a manner as to foster a clear understanding of plant biotechnology.