Manual on Mutation Breeding Paperback / softback
Plant mutation breeding continues to be an active area for crop improvement.
It can play a key role in safeguarding food security while facing the environmental challenges caused by climate change.
This paper provides guidelines for new high-throughput screening methods - both phenotypic and genotypic - to enable the detection of rare mutant traits, and reviews techniques for increasing the efficiency of crop mutation breeding.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 320 pages
- Publisher: Food & Agriculture Organization of the United Nati
- Publication Date: 19/10/2018
- Category: Plant reproduction & propagation
- ISBN: 9789251305263