Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Maize Hardback
Edited by Ramakrishna (Michigan Technological University, Houghton, USA) Wusirika, Martin (University of Illinois, Urbana, USA) Bohn, Jinsheng (China Agricultural University, Beijing) Lai, Chittaranjan (Allahbad Agricultural Institute, U.P., and Bidhan Chandra Agricultural Universit Kole
Part of the Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Crop Plants series
Sequencing of the maize genome has opened up new opportunities in maize breeding, genetics and genomics research.
This book highlights modern trends in development of hybrids, analysis of genetic diversity, molecular breeding, comparative and functional genomics, epigenomicsand proteomics in maize.
The use of maize in biofuels, phytoremediation and pharmaceuticals is also highlighted.
Current research trends, future research directions and challenges are discussed by a panel of experts from all over the world.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 310 pages, 8 page insert goes at end of book; 10 Illustrations, color; 11 Illustrations, black and w
- Publisher: Apple Academic Press Inc.
- Publication Date: 05/08/2014
- Category: Plant physiology
- ISBN: 9781482228120