Marker-Assisted Selection in Tomato Breeding

@inproceedings{Foolad2012MarkerAssistedSI,
  title={Marker-Assisted Selection in Tomato Breeding},
  author={Majid R. Foolad and Dilip Raj Panthee},
  year={2012}
}
The cultivated tomato, Solanum lycopersicum L., is the second most consumed vegetable crop after potato and unquestionably the most popular garden crop in the world. There are more varieties of tomato sold worldwide than any other vegetable crop. Most of the commercial cultivars of tomato have been developed through phenotypic selection and traditional breeding. However, with the advent of molecular markers and marker-assisted selection (MAS) technology, tomato genetics and breeding research… CONTINUE READING

Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 64 CITATIONS

A novel plant DNA extraction method using filter paper-based 96-well spin plate

VIEW 15 EXCERPTS
CITES METHODS & BACKGROUND
HIGHLY INFLUENCED

FILTER CITATIONS BY YEAR

2012
2019

CITATION STATISTICS

  • 9 Highly Influenced Citations

  • Averaged 7 Citations per year from 2017 through 2019