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Title Translational genomics for crop breeding. Volume I, Biotic stress / edited by Rajeev K. Varshney and Roberto Tuberosa
Published Ames, Iowa : Wiley Blackwell, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (x, 373 pages)
Contents Genomics applications in crop breeding for biotic stress tolerance: an introduction / Rajeev K. Varshney and Roberto Tuberosa -- Bacterial blight resistance in rice / Yanjun kou and Shiping Wang -- The genetic basis of disease resistance in maize / Tiffany Jamann, Rebecca Nelson and Peter Balint-Kurti -- Genomics assisted breeding for fusarium head blight resistance in wheat / Hermann Buerstmayr [and others] -- Virus resistance in barley / Frank Ordon, Dragan Perovic -- Molecular breeding for striga resistance in sorghum / Santosh P. Deshpande, Abdalla Mohamed, Charles Thomas Hash, Jr. -- Nematode resistance in soybean / Tri D. Vuong [and others] -- Marker-assisted selection for biotic stress resistance in peanut / Mark D. Burow [and others] -- Organization of genes conferring resistance to anthracnose in common bean / Juan Jose Ferreira, Ana Campa, and James D. Kelly -- Enabling tools for modern breeding of cowpea for biotic stress resistance / Bao-Lam Huynh [and others] -- Disease resistance in chickpea / Teresa Millan [and others] -- Resistance to late blight in potato / Jadwiga Sliwka and Ewa Zimnoch-Guzowska -- Late blight of tomato / Marcin Nowicki, Elzbieta U. Kozik and Majid R. Foolad -- Marker-assisted selection for disease resistance in lettuce / I. Simko -- Marker-assisted breeding for cassava mosaic disease resistance / E. Okogbenin [and others] -- Genetics and gene mapping of disease resistance in brassica / Genyi Li and Peter B.E. McVetty
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (Wiley, viewed November 1, 2013)
Subject Crops -- Genetic engineering.
Plant breeding.
Plants -- Disease and pest resistance -- Genetic aspects.
Plants -- Effect of stress on -- Genetic aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Tuberosa, R. (Roberto)
Varshney, R. K. (Rajeev K.), 1973-
ISBN 1118728343 (electronic bk.)
1118728475 (electronic bk.)
1299871488 (MyiLibrary)
9781118728345 (electronic bk.)
9781118728475 (electronic bk.)
9781299871489 (MyiLibrary)
Other Titles Biotic stress