Now Australia's Biggest Toy Store

We won't be beaten by anyone. Guaranteed

Root Genomics
By

Rating

Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

Introduction to root genomics.- EST-based approach for dissecting root architecture in barley using mutant traits of other species.- Genomics of Root-Microbe Interactions.- Plant genetics for study of the roles of root exudates and microbes in the soil.- Impact of the environment on root architecture in dicotyledoneous plants.- Mechanisms of aluminium tolerance.- Root responses to major abiotic stresses in flooded soils.- Genomics of root architecture and functions in maize.- Phenotyping for root traits and their improvement through biotechnological approaches to sustaining crop productivity.- Genomics and physiological approaches for root trait breeding to improve drought tolerance in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.).- Molecular breeding of cereals for aluminium resistance.- Molecular breeding of rice for problem soils.

Reviews

From the reviews:

"This book was written for me and all who research and believe that crop design for the 21st Century in a changing and more unpredictable climate requires far greater prioritization be given to achieving a better understanding of root biology and a capability to manipulate plant genomes to improve their function. An impressive selection of very well-regarded researchers world-wide have contributed to this book to assemble what I believe is the most up-to-date and comprehensive report of the current knowledge on crop root genetics." (Mike W. Humphreys, Experimental Agriculture, Vol. 47 (4), 2011)

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
Home » Books » Science » Biology » Ecology
Home » Books » Science » Nature » Plants
Home » Books » Science » Biology » Biochemistry
Home » Books » Science » Biology » Microbiology
Home » Books » Science » Biology » Botany
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling Root Genomics on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top