Exploratory Induction of Solid Mutations in Yams by γ-Irradiation
Yam tubers are consumed widely, particularly in tropical regions of the world, as a source of starchy food. Dioscorea alata, one of the edible yams that originated in Southeast Asia, is by far the most economically important yam species. It is grown mainly in Southeast Asia, the Caribbean, and some wet areas of Central and South America (5,6).
KeywordsMutation Induction Mutation Breeding Aerial Tuber Exploratory Induction Light Green Leaf
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