Genetics and Genomics of Populus

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-1540-5 (Print) 978-1-4419-1541-2 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Overview and an Introduction to the Biology of Populus

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-14

      Why and How Populus Became a “Model Tree”

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      Pages 15-38

      Salient Biological Features, Systematics, and Genetic Variation of Populus

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      Pages 39-63

      Growth and Physiology

  3. Populus Genetics and Genomics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 65-65

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      Pages 67-90

      The Populus Genome and Comparative Genomics

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      Pages 91-111

      Nucleotide Polymorphism, Linkage Disequilibrium and Complex Trait Dissection in Populus

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      Pages 113-133

      Transformation as a Tool for Genetic Analysis in Populus

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      Pages 135-152

      Populus Resources and Bioinformatics

  4. Genetics and Genomics of Key Populus Traits

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 153-153

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      Pages 155-170

      Reproductive Development in Populus

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      Pages 171-200

      Perennial Life Style of Populus: Dormancy Cycling and Overwintering

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      Pages 201-224

      Wood Formation in Populus

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      Pages 225-246

      Populus Responses to Abiotic Stress

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      Pages 247-277

      Defense and Nutrient Mutualisms in Populus

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      Pages 279-305

      The Impact of Genomics on Advances in Herbivore Defense and Secondary Metabolism in Populus

  5. Populus for the Future

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 307-307

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      Pages 309-348

      Populus Breeding: From the Classical to the Genomic Approach

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      Pages 349-368

      Conservation Genomics

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 369-381