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Maize

  • Y. P. S. Bajaj

Part of the Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry book series (AGRICULTURE, volume 25)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXVI
  2. In Vitro Technology, Establishment of Cultures, Plant Regeneration and Micropropagation, and Somatic Embryogenesis

  3. Wide Hybridization, Embryo-, Ovule-, and Tassel Culture, Heterosis and in Vitro Fertilization

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 67-67
    2. J. L. Magoja, G. Pischedda
      Pages 84-101
    3. D. A. Laurie, L. S. O’Donoughue
      Pages 102-118
    4. A. I. Ivantsov, R. R. Akhmetov, V. A. Vakhitov, R. I. Ibragimov
      Pages 119-124
    5. R. I. Greyson, D. R. Pareddy, P. L. Polowick, V. R. Bommineni
      Pages 125-140
    6. Y. P. S. Bajaj
      Pages 141-146
  4. Production of Haploids and Doubled Haploids; Anther and Pollen Culture

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 147-147
    2. C. Kuo, Z. C. Guo, Z. Li, Y. Gui
      Pages 149-161
    3. S. M. Pescitelli, C. D. Johnson, J. F. Petolino
      Pages 186-200
  5. Protoplasts and Genetic Transformation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 215-215
    2. L. A. Lyznik, T. K. Hodges
      Pages 217-240
    3. L. E. Murry, S. C. Pleu, P. S. Dietrich, J. L. Lawrence, J. Johnson, R. M. Sinibaldi
      Pages 252-261
  6. Somaclonal variation and Mutations For Somaclonal Variants for Amino Acids/Nutritional Improvement see Chaps. VII. 1, 6, this Volume.

  7. Molecular Biology and Physiological Studies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 383-383
    2. W. E. Brown, J. L. Bennetzen
      Pages 385-401
    3. R. E. Dewey, K. L. Korth
      Pages 402-416
    4. J. L. Oliver, A. Marín, J. M. Martínez-Zapater
      Pages 432-444
    5. R. I. S. Brettel, M. R. Olive, E. S. Dennis
      Pages 445-455
    6. J. H. N. Schel, N. C. A. de Ruijter, P. F. Fransz
      Pages 456-464
    7. N. R. Baker, G. Y. Nie
      Pages 465-481
  8. Proteins, Amino Acids, Nutritional Improvement

  9. Pollen Storage, Cryopreservation of Germplasm

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 605-605
    2. B. Barnabás
      Pages 607-618
    3. S. B. Zhang, L. C. Jian, Y. Q. Qian, Y. P. S. Bajaj
      Pages 619-628
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 629-634

About this book

Introduction

Forty chapters deal with various aspects of tissue culture, in vitro manipulation, and other biotechnological approaches to the improvement of maize.
They are arranged in eight sections: - In Vitro Technology, Callus Cultures and Regeneration of Plants, Somatic Embryogenesis. - Wide Hybridization, Embryo, Ovule, and Inflorescence Culture, in Vitro Fertilization. - Production of Haploids and Double Haploids, Anther and Pollen Culture. - Protoplast Culture, Genetic Transformation. - Somaclonal Variation and Mutations. - Molecular Biology and Physiological Studies. - Proteins and Nutritional Improvement. Pollen Storage, Cryopreservation of Germplasm.

Keywords

Biotechnologie, Pflanzen Chloroplast Embryo Landwirtschaft Lysin Maize Pflanzenzüchtung agriculture biotechnology gene transfer molecular aspects plant breeding protein seedlings wheat

Editors and affiliations

  • Y. P. S. Bajaj
    • 1
  1. 1.New DelhiIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-57968-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1994
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-63419-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-57968-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0934-943X
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