Genetic diversity analysis of the medicinal herb Plantago ovata ( Forsk . )

  title={Genetic diversity analysis of the medicinal herb Plantago ovata ( Forsk . )},
  author={A Rohilla and Mukesh Kumar and Anoop Sindhu and Khazan Singh Boora},
Plantago ovata (Forsk.) (2n = 8) used as laxative, emollient and demulcent, has great commercial and medicinal importance. With India being the largest producer in the world there is still a lack of defined varieties of the species and no coordinated breeding efforts are being made. In the present study, we report the phylogenetic analysis of the crop for its utilization in future breeding programs for defining varieties of the crop. A total of 302 clear and reproducible bands were obtained… CONTINUE READING


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