Genomic Selection for Crop Improvement: New Molecular Breeding Strategies for Crop Improvement

Genomic Selection for Crop Improvement: New Molecular Breeding Strategies for Crop Improvement

ISBN: 9783319631684
Publisher: Springer
Edition: 1st ed. 2017
Publication Date: 2017-10-01
Number of pages: 300
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Genomic Selection for Crop Improvement serves as handbook for users by providing basic as well as advanced understandings of genomic selection. This useful review  explains germplasm use, phenotyping evaluation, marker genotyping methods, and statistical models involved in genomic selection. It also includes examples of ongoing activities of genomic selection for crop improvement and efforts initiated to deploy the genomic selection in some important crops. In order to understand the potential of GS breeding, it is high time to bring complete information in the form of a book that can serve as a ready reference for geneticist and plant breeders.

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