Series 12: General Books
ISBN : 81-900441-2-5
Year: 1996
HARDBOUND PAGES: VIII + 223
DEMI SIZE Rs. 400/-

ROLE OF BIOTECHNOLOGY IN PULSE CROPS

Contents

  • Biotechnological advances in developing countries
  • Plant biotechnology: A non conventional approach
  • Role of some cytogenetic tools in the improvement of certain grain legumes
  • Emerging techniques of biotechnology for pulse improvement
  • Application of biotechnology in the improvement of pulse crops
  • Biotechnology and the pulse crops
  • Genetic engineering of seed proteins in pulses
  • Genetic improvement of pulse crops through tissue culture
  • Methods of isolation, culture, fusion and genetic transformation of soybean protoplasts
  • Regeneration of plantlets from sodium chloride tolerant cell lines in pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan (L.) millsp.)
  • Tissue culture derived genetic modification of Cicer arietinum using pesticide
  • Genotypic and explant differences in establishment of callus and shoot regeneration in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.)
  • Biological nitrogen fixation and plant cell and tissue culture in mungbean (Vigana radiata (L.) Wilezek)
  • Tissue culture studies on mungbean (Vigna radiata L. Wilezek) and urdbean (Vigna mungo L. Heppe)
  • Improvement of mothbean, Vigna aconitifolia (jacq) marechal through modern methods of biotechnology
  • Genotypic differences in callusing and organogenesis of Pisum