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Study of genetic diversity in Indian and exotic sesame (Sesamum indicum L.) germplasm using random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) markers
Fifty-eight accessions of sesame (Sesamum indicum L.), an important oil seed crop of the tropics and subtropics were analysed using random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) technique. The materialExpand
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Diversity and genetic resources of wild Vigna species in India
Diversity in morphological characters of 206 accessions of 14 wild Vigna species from India was assessed. Of these, 12 species belonged to Asian Vigna in the subgenus Ceratotropis and two were V.Expand
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Synergistic activity between Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1Ab and Cry1Ac toxins against maize stem borer (Chilo partellus Swinhoe)
Aim:  To select a toxin combination for the management of maize stem borer (Chilo partellus) and to understand possible mechanism of synergism among Bacillus thuringiensis Cry1A toxins tested.
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Amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP) analysis of genetic diversity in Indian mungbean (Vigna radiata (L.) Wilczek) cultivars
Released cultivars and improved lines of mungbean [Vigna radiata (L.) Wilczek] were subjected to AFLP (amplified fragment length polymorphism) analysis to test its usefulness and also to have anExpand
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Analysis of genetic diversity in Indian taro [Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott] using random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) markers
Taro [Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott] germplasm accessions collected from different parts of India were subjected to RAPD (Random Amplified Polymorphic DNA) analysis to assess the genetic diversityExpand
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Random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) analysis in Indian mung bean (Vigna radiata (L.) Wilczek) cultivars
Greengram [Vigna radiata (L.) Wilczek], also known as mung bean, widely cultivated in a large number of countries, is an important pulse crop of Asia and is considered one of the ancestral species ofExpand
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Single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP)–Methods and applications in plant genetics: A review
An array of genetic markers viz. morphological, biochemical and DNA based has been used in various fields including plant genetics and crop improvement. A novel class of DNA markers namely singleExpand
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Mouthparts and stylet penetration of the lac insect Kerria lacca (Kerr) (Hemiptera:Tachardiidae).
Hitherto less known aspects on mouthpart morphology and penetration mechanism of the lac insect Kerria lacca have been explored. Unique details of the mouthparts, i.e. morphology of labium andExpand
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Genetic characterization and species relationships among selected Asiatic Vigna Savi
Twenty-four ISSR primers were employed for diversity analysis, genotyping and assessment of species relationships in Asiatic Vigna from the Indian subcontinent. A total of 396 fragments were scoredExpand
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Wide range of interacting partners of pea Gβ subunit of G-proteins suggests its multiple functions in cell signalling.
Climate change is a major concern especially in view of the increasing global population and food security. Plant scientists need to look for genetic tools whose appropriate usage can contribute toExpand
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