Best Reference Books – Crop Breeding and Biotechnological Application

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We have compiled the list of Top 10 Best Reference Books on Crop Breeding and Biotechnological Application subject. These books are used by students of top universities, institutes and colleges. Here is the full list of top 10 best books on Crop Breeding and Biotechnological Application along with reviews.

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1. “Piriformospora indica: Sebacinales and Their Biotechnological Applications (Soil Biology)” by Ajit Varma and Gerhard Kost

“Piriformospora indica: Sebacinales and Their Biotechnological Applications (Soil Biology)” Book Review: This book outlines current research findings from Sebacinales. It also focuses on their potential to improve crops and stress tolerance. It demonstrates that sebacinales are very versatile in root associations and also symptoms fewer endophytes. Their biotech applications should improve crop quality while productive systems that are environmentally and economically sustainable.

2. “Plant Tissue Culture and Its Bio-technological Application” by W Barz and E Reinhard
3. “Phytohormones: A Window to Metabolism, Signaling and Biotechnological Applications” by Sikander Pal and Lam-Son Phan Tran

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“Phytohormones: A Window to Metabolism, Signaling and Biotechnological Applications” Book Review: This book is intended for researchers/students, professors, and many others Who are interested in this field. It provides an advanced understanding of the biology of plant hormones, implications and signal transduction. Each section ends with biotech strategies to modulate signal transduction/ hormone content. This book also discusses the effects of plant hormones in harsh environments in various chapters.

4. “Recent Trends in Biofertilizers” by Pati Bikas R and Mandal Santi M

“Recent Trends in Biofertilizers” Book Review: This book is helpful for professors/UGs, researchers involved in agricultural microbiology/industry, and agricultural development agents. It includes 16 papers written by more than 40 prominent scholars from Brazil, India, and Egypt. It addresses the wider need to improve soil fertility through sustainable practices and ways. A broad range of natural nutrients, amino acids, carbohydrates, vitamins, and hormones are the components discussed in this book. A new outlook on biotechnological biofertilizers, biofertilizer technology, and other developments are discussed. It provides an approach to soil aspects and different soil types nutritional index values were presented. It also talks about liquid biofertilizers, quality assurance aspects and bioinformatics uses.

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5. “Endophytes: Crop Productivity and Protection: Volume 2 (Sustainable Development and Biodiversity)” by Dinesh K Maheshwari and K Annapurna

“Endophytes: Crop Productivity and Protection: Volume 2 (Sustainable Development and Biodiversity)” Book Review: It reviews recent developments in microbial and their applications in improving productivity and protecting disease. It talks about recent findings concerning endophytes, their interplay with plants in the productivity and protection of agriculture. It will provide useful advice to botanists, molecular/microbiologists, and biotechnologists. It is useful for environmentalists, policymakers, and those who work to safeguard plant species of agriculture.

6. “Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms: Technology and Applications” by Diego Cunha Zied and Arturo Pardo Giménez

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“Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms: Technology and Applications” Book Review: An ideal resource for researchers/professionals in the mushroom industry, nutritionists, and food specialists. Additionally, Academicians/students in biology, agricultural science, medicine, and nutrition also find this book useful. It gives the latest information on the different edible mushrooms in the market. The chapters deal with the cultivation of the main species Pleurotus ostreatus and Agaricus bisporus. Additionally, Major species also include Lentinula edodes, Agaricus sub rufescent, Ganoderma lucidum, etc. This book discusses various topics such as Biodiversity & biotech applications and technologies of cultivation. Additionally, Pest/disease control and an overview of the current market are also discussed. Finally, mushroom bioactive mechanisms and nutritional & medicine properties are also reviewed.

7. “Biotechnological Applications of Biodiversity (Advances in Biochemical Engineering/Biotechnology)” by Joydeep Mukherjee

“Biotechnological Applications of Biodiversity (Advances in Biochemical Engineering/Biotechnology)” Book Review: It presents on-going trends in modern biotech. This book’s goal is to address all facets of this interdisciplinary technology. The articles are organized by topic and provide a full discussion of developments during the past 3-5 years. New findings and applications are also covered. Topics related to new biotechnology products and new synthesis and purification procedures are discussed.

8. “Principles and Procedures of Plant Breeding: Biotechnological and Conventional Approaches” by G S Chahal and S S Gosal

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“Principles and Procedures of Plant Breeding: Biotechnological and Conventional Approaches” Book Review: This book discusses development history, current status, and latest developments in crop breeding. Breeding designs with their genetic background are discussed. Other approaches to operating hysteresis and improving the population developed with diagrams are discussed. For genetic analysis, biometric procedures in molecular biology are also examined. Improved quantitative features through the QTL mapping table are also discussed. This book is useful for UGs/PGs in crop breeding.

9. “Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Peanuts (Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Crop Plants)” by Rajeev K Varshney and Nalini Mallikarjuna

“Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Peanuts (Genetics, Genomics, and Breeding of Crop Plants)” Book Review: This book is useful for students/ teachers/researchers as a reference on the genomics and genetics of groundnuts. This book offers an overview of the progress made over the past decade in genetic resources and genomic research on groundnuts. It reviews the progress in genetic and genomics resources, genetic mapping, and traits. Transcriptomic and proteomic analyses and functional and comparative genomics studies are also discussed.

10. “Biotechnology and Plant Breeding: Applications and Approaches for Developing Improved Cultivars” by Aluízio Borém and Roberto Fritsche-Neto

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“Biotechnology and Plant Breeding: Applications and Approaches for Developing Improved Cultivars” Book Review: This book is useful for plant biologists, seed technologists, selection technicians, and agricultural scientists. Besides, Students/researchers in biotechnology used in plant selection will also find this book helpful. It includes discussions on the important applications of biotechnology in plant selection. key topics covered in this book such as modified plants genetically, biometrics used in molecular analysis of genetic diversity, etc. It provides deep coverage of topics so that plant breeders can easily understand them and apply them to their breeding program. Deals with biotechnologies optimized for the development of cultivars, with real applications for users.

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