Krishnappa Nagarathana Chandrashekara

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Abbreviations BAP – Benzyl aminopurine KN – Kinetin IAA – Indole acetic acid IBA – Indole butyric acid NAA – Naphthalene acetic acid 2, 4-D – 2, 4-dichloro phenoxy acetic acid GA 3 – Gibberellic acid Abstract The present study demonstrates an efficient protocol for in vitro mass propagation of A. curassavica through direct as well as indirect regeneration.(More)
The tea mosquito bug (TMB), Helopeltis spp. (Hemiptera: Miridae) is an insidious pest that poses a significant economical threat to tea plantations. Pseudomonas cultures are being used extensively for pest management which, however, resulting in a low mortality rate of insects and which has prompted us to search for a new microbial metabolite for TMB(More)
Camellia sinensis (L.) Kuntze (commonly called tea plant) is an economically important cash crop in India. This plant is prone to infection by several fungal pathogens. Chitinases (EC 3.2.1.14) are enzymes that play a significant role in plants by hydrolyzing the N-acetylglucosamine polymer chitin. The present study entails different in silico(More)
The tea mosquito bug, Helopeltis (Hemiptera: Miridae), is an insidious pest that poses a significant economical threat to tea plantations. As a basic first step to control this pest is authentic identification, but the inability to determine morphological characters of Helopeltis species makes this process very difficult. DNA barcoding is a reliable(More)
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