Published in European Journal of Plant Pathology, 2012
J. A. Kolmer, Z. Mert, K. Akan, L. Demir, R. Ünsal, C. Şermet, M. Keser, B. Akin and A. Morgounov
Leaf rust caused by Puccinia triticina is a common disease on wheat in the coastal regions of Turkey. Collections of P. triticina from infected...
Published in VOGiS Herald 16 (1) : 21-32, 2012
V.P. Shamanin, A.I. ;Morgunov, J. Manes, Y.I. Zelensky, A.S. Chursin, M.A. Levshunov, I.V. Pototskaya, I.E. Likhenko, T.A. Ìànko, I.I. Karakoz, A.V. Tabachenko and S.L. Petukhovsky
Shuttle breeding contributes much to the breeding to common wheatvarieties...
Published in Cereal Research Communications, 2012
G. Balázs, S. Tömösközi, A. Harasztos, V. Németh, Á. Tamás, A. Morgounov, I. Belan, W. Ma and F. Békés
Based on previous research on validating lab-on-a-chip data on wheat protein analysis, a comprehensive work has been carried out with the intent...
Published in Theoretical and Applied Genetics, 2012
Gustavo Dias Almeida, Dan Makumbi, Cosmos Magorokosho, Sudha Nair, Aluízio Borém, Jean-Marcel Ribaut, Marianne Bänziger, Boddupalli M. Prasanna, Jose Crossa and Raman Babu
Despite numerous published reports of quantitative trait loci (QTL) for drought-related...
Published in Australian Journal of Crop Science 6 (12) : 1703-1711, 2012
Pervez H. Zaidi, Zerka Rashid, M.T. Vinayan and T. Anil Babu
Pre-germination anaerobic stress caused by temporary soil water-logging at the planting and seedling establishment stage is an important constraint for maize (Zea...
Published in Crop Protection 43: 183-191, 2012
Zerka Rashid, P.H. Zaidi, M.T. Vinayan, S.S. Sharma and T.A. Srirama Setty
Downy mildew (DM) is one of the most destructive diseases of maize in the humid sub-tropical and tropical regions of Asia. The most effective and efficient way of managing losses...
Published in Indian Journal of Genetics and Plant Breeding 72 (2) : 189-194, 2012
M. Vignesh, Hossain Firoz, T. Nepolean, Saha Supradip, P.K. Agrawal, S.K. Guleria, B.M. Prasanna and H.S. Gupta
Carotenoids are the major sources of dietary precursor of vitamin A and act as potential antioxidant besides...
Published in Journal of Biosciences 37 (5) : 843-855, 2012
Maize (Zea mays L.) is not only of worldwide importance as a food, feed and as a source of diverse industrially important products, but is also a model genetic organism with immense genetic diversity. Although it was first domesticated...
Published in PLoS ONE e47589, 2012
Thomas Degen, Nenad Bakalovic, David Bergvinson and Ted C. J. Turlings
Plant volatiles induced by insect feeding are known to attract natural enemies of the herbivores. Six maize inbred lines that showed distinctly different patterns of volatile emission in laboratory...
Published in Crop Science 52 (5) : 2143-2152, 2012
Vanessa S. Windhausen, Silke Wagener, Cosmos Magorokosho, Dan Makumbi, Bindiganavile Vivek, Hans-Peter Piepho, Albrecht E. Melchinger and Gary N. Atlin
To develop stable and high-yielding maize (Zea mays L.) hybrids for a diverse target population...