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Cellulases: Classification, Methods of Determination and Industrial Applications
Microbial cellulases have been receiving worldwide attention, as they have enormous potential to process the most abundant cellulosic biomass on this planet and transform it into sustainable biofuelsExpand
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Genetic divergence for quantitative traits in rice germplasm
An investigation was carried out with 52 genotypes of rice to study the nature and magnitude of genetic divergence using D 2 statistics. Fifty two genotypes were grouped into 8 clusters based onExpand
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Commercial application of cellulose nano-composites – A review
Highlights • Extraction methods of nanocellulose.• Surface modification of cellulose fibers.• Cellulose nanofiber-reinforced nanocomposite processing and applications.• Scaling up NanocelluloseExpand
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Chemical Constituents and Biological Significance of the Genus Ilex (Aquifoliaceae)
The genus Ilex (Aquifoliaceae) was reviewed for its chemical constituents and pharmacological significance including traditional uses. The structure-activity relationship for various compounds wasExpand
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Triterpenoid Saponins from the Pericarps of Sapindus mukorossi
A novel acetylated triterpene bisdesmoside saponin is elucidated as named Hederagenin 3-O-α-L-rhamnopyranosyl (3→1)-[2,4-O-diacetyl-α-L-arabinopyranosyl]-28-O-β-D-glucopyranosyl-(2→1)Expand
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Super hybrid rice in China and India: current status and future prospects.
Rice is a staple food for over half of the world's population and has the second largest cereal production after maize. Rice yield has experienced many fold jumps since the 1950s. This happenedExpand
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Combinatorial in vitro RNAi of two neuropeptide genes and a pharyngeal gland gene on Meloidogyne incognita.
Root-knot nematodes are the most economically important group of plant-parasitic nematodes. In the present study, functional validation using in vitro RNAi was carried out on Meloidogyne incognitaExpand
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New Ways of Doing Business in Government: Partnering for Primary Education
Introduction This article discusses the Education Guarantee Scheme (EGS), an initiative for universal primary education introduced on 1 January 1997 by the state of Madhya Pradesh, India. The EGS isExpand
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Prevalence of subclinical hypothyroidism in North-Indian pregnant women -
Background: It is now well established that not only overt but subclinical thyroid dysfunction can also have adverse effects on fetal and maternal outcomes. In recent years several studies show aExpand
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Appraisal of Genetic Variability and Seasonal Interaction for Yield and Quality Traits in Maize ( Zea mays L.)
Knowledge of the genetic components of variances and inter-relationships between yield and its quality traits will improve the efficiency of breeding programmes through the use of appropriateExpand
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