With near-comprehensive coverage of new advances in crop breeding for drought and salinity stress tolerance, this timely work seeks to integrate the most recent findings about key biological determinants of plant stress tolerance with modern crop improvement strategies. This volume is unique because is provides exceptionally wide coverage of current knowledge and expertise being applied in drought and salt tolerance research.... and Nairobi, Kenya: International Soil Reference and Information Centre/ United Nations Environment Programme. ... Current Science 86(3): ... Genetic engineering of the glyoxalase pathway in tobacco leads to enhanced salinity tolerance.
|Title||:||Advances in Molecular Breeding Toward Drought and Salt Tolerant Crops|
|Author||:||Matthew A. Jenks, Paul M. Hasegawa, Shri Mohan Jain|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2009-05-07|