Molecular plant breeding

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Crop improvement, Plant breeding, Crops -- Molecular genetics, Crops -- Gen
StatementYunbi Xu.
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LC ClassificationsSB106.I47 X8 2010
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Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL23687833M
ISBN 139781845933920
LC Control Number2009033246

The book Molecular Plant Breeding attempts to present the complete picture of plant breeding ranging from the classical to the molecular approaches applied to crop improvement.

The book is divided into four sections: Classical Plant Breeding, Transgenic technology, Molecular Markers, and Miscellaneous. "This book is a 'must have' for experienced plant breeders, molecular geneticists and biology students.

Its 15 chapters start with a comprehensive introduction covering the scope of the book, providing a useful resource as a brief history and description of the major concepts in Cited by: (This book is a printed edition of the Special Issue Plant Genetics and Molecular Breeding that was published in IJMS) Download PDF Add this book to My Library.

This book offers a detailed overview of both conventional and modern approaches to plant breeding. In 25 chapters, it explores various aspects of conventional Molecular plant breeding book modern means of plant breeding, including: history, objective, activities, centres of origin, plant introduction, reproduction, incompatibility, sterility, biometrics, selection, hybridization, methods of breeding both self- and Brand: Springer Singapore.

The Indian Society of Genetics and Plant Breeding was established in in recognition of the growing contribution of improved crop varieties to the country's agriculture. Scientific plant breeding had started inIndia soon after the rediscovery of Mendel's laws of heredity.

The Indian. The book has a total of 31 chapters and divided into 4 sections: A) Plant breeding in the genomics era, B) Molecular markers and their application, C) Genomics, and D) Transgenic technologies. Molecular plant breeding. Description This book provides a comprehensive coverage of the components (molecular tools and methodologies as well as conventional approaches) that should be integrated within plant breeding programmes for the improvement of crop plants.

Principles of Plant Genetics and Breeding, 2nd Edition introduces both classical and molecular tools for plant breeding. Topics such as biotechnology in plant breeding, intellectual property, risks, emerging concepts (decentralized breeding, organic breeding), and.

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Researchers and students involved in plant breeding and genetics are the intended readership of this new encyclopedic handbook on molecular breeding. They will be well served by reading this book, which may become a standard reference for breeding new crops in the "omics" era."-- (01/01/) "This book is a 'must have' for experienced plant Author: Yunbi Xu.

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Recent advances in plant genomics and molecular biology have revolutionized our understanding of plant genetics, providing new opportunities for more efficient and controllable plant breeding. Successful techniques require a solid understanding of the underlying molecular biology as well as experience in applied plant breeding.

Bridging the gap between developments in biotechnology and its. The Principles of Plant Breeding (Allard, ) is a classic (i.e., excellent) as mentioned by Jack Haggard. It provides the conceptual framework of how to think about breeding a plant species.

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SNPs are co-dominant markers, often linked to genes and present in the simplest/ultimate form for polymorphism, and thus they have become very attractive and potential genetic markers in genetic study and by:   Its 15 chapters start with a comprehensive introduction covering the scope of the book, providing a useful resource as a brief history and description of the major concepts in molecular breeding." "This book can be recommended as a source of information for the state-of-the art in molecular plant : $ Molecular Plant Breeding.

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Topics covered include plant domestication and germplasm utilization, conventional breeding techniques and the role of biotechnology. In addition to various biotechnological applications in plant breeding, it includes functional genomics, mutations and methods of detection, and molecular markers.

Aspects of Molecular Breeding Marker assisted breeding Genotyping and creating molecular maps - genomics The commonly used markers include Simple sequence repeats (or microsatellites), single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNP). The process of identification of plant genotypes is known as genotyping.

Development of SNPs has revolutionized the molecular breeding process as it helps to. This new volume provides a better understanding of molecular plant breeding in order to boost the quality of agriculture produce, to increase crop yields and to provide nutritious food for everyone by Scientists believe the challenge can be met by implementing new and improved techniques of quantitative trait inheritance in plant : D.N.

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Molecular Plant Breeding and Genome Editing Tools for Crop Improvement book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Plant breeders have Pages:   Molecular Plant Breeding Expands Useful Genetic Diversity for Crop Improvement.

The maximum potential for genetic gain is proportional to the phenotypic variation (σ P) present in the original source population and maintained in subsequent cycles of ypic variation is positively associated with genetic diversity, yet also depends on environmental factors and the interactions Cited by: The focus of this chapter has been upon how traditional breeding, molecular breeding, genetic engineering, and application of treatments that boost plant immune responses have had significant economic success in managing pathogens and pests that limited crop production with host resistance.

Also emphasized was the fact that host resistance must. Breeding of crop plants to make them more adapted to human agricultural systems has been on-going during domestication the last 10 years. However, only recently with the invention of the Mendelian principles of genetics and the subsequent development of quantitative genetics during the twentieth century has such genetic crop improvement become based on a general theory.

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Successful techniques require a solid understanding of the underlying molecular biology as well as experience in applied plant breeding. Molecular Plant Breeding Students will learn to analyze data from high throughput biotechnologies, understand the use of such data including quality control measures, make decisions about application of alternative genomic technologies, and whether such technologies will.

Plant breeding programs can be divided into two groups including classical and modern plant breeding. In the first one, plants are selected with desirable characters and elimination of undesirable characters occurs. The modern plant breeding programs have used .Overall, this book is an excellent resource for all the plant breeders, researchers, scientists, graduate and undergraduate students.

The book is easy to follow with a logical progression and practical examples. It is a worthwhile contribution to the collection of books, encompassing modern plant breeding from a molecular perspective.

About this book This helpful book presents state-of-the-art reviews on plant genetics and the breeding of all types of crops by both traditional means and molecular methods. Understanding and preserving crop genetic resources is vital to the security of food systems worldwide.