2014

Alien Gene Transfer in Crop Plants, Volume 1

Innovations, Methods and Risk Assessment

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-8584-1 (Print) 978-1-4614-8585-8 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Pages 1-23

    Alien Gene Transfer in Crop Plants: An Introduction

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    Pages 25-42

    Distant Hybridization: A Tool for Interspecific Manipulation of Chromosomes

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    Pages 43-75

    Tissue Culture and Regeneration: A Prerequisite for Alien Gene Transfer

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    Pages 77-103

    Methods and Role of Embryo Rescue Technique in Alien Gene Transfer

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    Pages 105-141

    Horizontal Gene Transfer Through Genetic Transformation

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    Pages 143-164

    Distant Hybridisation and Doubled-Haploidy Breeding

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    Pages 165-185

    Role of Molecular Markers

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    Pages 187-209

    Molecular Cytogenetics for Identification of Alien Chromosomes and Chromosome Segments

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    Pages 211-245

    Agronomically Relevant Traits Transferred to Major Crop Plants by Alien Introgressions

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    Pages 247-265

    Gene Flow and Risk Assessment in Genetically Modified Crops

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    Pages 267-287

    Bioinformatics Approaches to Deciphering Alien Gene Transfer: A Comprehensive Analysis

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    Pages 289-307

    Alien Gene Transfer: Challenges and Opportunities

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 309-319