Transgenic Fruit Crops – A Review

  title={Transgenic Fruit Crops – A Review},
  author={Penmatsa Tanuja and Appani Laxman Kumar},
Present increasing trend of population is alarming for food shortage. It was estimated that by the year of 2050 the population rate may increase up to 9 billion. Rapid increase of human population together with global climate variability resulted in increased demand of plant based food and energy sources. Conventional breeding is still limited due to genetic restrictions (high heterozygosity and polyploidy), long juvenile periods, self-incompatibility, resources restricted to parental genome… CONTINUE READING


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