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Sequencing of the maize genome has opened up new opportunities in maize breeding, genetics and genomics research. This book highlights modern trends in development of hybrids, analysis of genetic diversity, molecular breeding, comparative and functional genomics, epigenomicsand proteomics in maize. The use of maize in biofuels, phytoremediation and pharmaceuticals is also highlighted. Current research trends, future research directions and challenges are discussed by a panel of experts from all over the world.

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Author(s)Wusirika
PublisherTaylor & Francis Exclusive(Cbs)
ISBN9781482228120
Pages310
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearAugust 2014