Microbial Biotechnology in Agriculture and Aquaculture, Volume II1578084431, 9781578084432, 9781578086542

Author : Ramesh C. Ray
Description:Plant genetic engineering has revolutionized our ability to produce genetically improved plant varieties. A large portion of our major crops have undergone genetic improvement through the use of recombinant DNA techniques in which microorganisms play a vital role. The cross-kingdom transfer of genes to incorporate novel phenotypes into plants has utilized microbes at every step-from cloning and characterization of a gene to the production of a genetically engineered plant. This book covers the important aspects of Microbial Biotechnology in Agriculture and Aquaculture with and aim to improve crop yield.
Categories: Biology Biotechnology
Year :2006
Publisher : Science Publishers
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 587
File Info : pdf 31 Mb