Sugarcane Biotechnology: Challenges and Prospects

  • Chakravarthi Mohan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Chinnaraja Chinnadurai
    Pages 1-12
  3. Lovejot Kaur, S. Dharshini, Bakshi Ram, C. Appunu
    Pages 13-32
  4. J. Ashwin Narayan, V. M. Manoj, Lovejot Kaur, C. Appunu
    Pages 33-49
  5. S. Radhesh Krishnan, Chakravarthi Mohan
    Pages 51-60
  6. Pushpanathan Anunanthini, Sarma Rajeev Kumar, Ramalingam Sathishkumar
    Pages 61-73
  7. Chakravarthi Mohan, Vanessa K. Schneider, Flavio Henrique-Silva
    Pages 75-85
  8. C. Appunu, Bakshi Ram, N. Subramonian
    Pages 87-110
  9. G. S. Suresha, C. Mahadevaiah, C. Appunu
    Pages 111-122
  10. Diganggana Talukdar, Deepak Kumar Verma, Kamla Malik, Balaram Mohapatra, Roni Yulianto
    Pages 123-137
  11. Sarma Rajeev Kumar, Pushpanathan Anunanthini, Ramalingam Sathishkumar
    Pages 139-154
  12. Sruthy Maria Augustine
    Pages 155-172
  13. Back Matter
    Pages 173-176

About this book


This book provides exhaustive information on several recent technologies that are employed for sugarcane improvement through biotechnology and will be of great interest to plant scientists, biotechnologists, molecular biologists and breeders who work on sugarcane crop. Topics discussed in this volume include genomics and transcriptomics, transgenic sugarcane for trait improvement, potential candidate promoters, new strategies for transformation, molecular farming, sugarcane as biofuel, chloroplast transformation, and genome editing.


Biotechnology Sugarcane Genomics biofuel crop Saccharum sugar cane

Editors and affiliations

  • Chakravarthi Mohan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Genetics and Evolution, Molecular Biology LaboratoryFederal University of São CarlosSão CarlosBrazil

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