Plant Breeding Reviews, Volume 27
Copyright © 2006 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Editor(s): Jules Janick
Published Online: 22 JUN 2010
Print ISBN: 9780471732136
Online ISBN: 9780470650349
About this Book
Plant Breeding Reviews presents state-of-the-art reviews on plant genetics and the breeding of all types of crops by both traditional means and molecular methods. Many of the crops widely grown today stem from a very narrow genetic base; understanding and preserving crop genetic resources is vital to the security of food systems worldwide. The emphasis of the series is on methodology, a fundamental understanding of crop genetics, and applications to major crops. It is a serial title that appears in the form of one or two volumes per year.