Mutation breeding : theory and practical applications. (Book, 1998) []
skip to content
New coming soon
Mutation breeding : theory and practical applications.

Mutation breeding : theory and practical applications.

Author: A M van Harten
Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. : New York, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This comprehensive summary sets mutation breeding in a contemporary context and relates it to other breeding techniques, including those most recently developed. Case studies and examples are  Read more...

More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A M van Harten
ISBN: 0521470749 9780521470742
OCLC Number: 1039231670
Description: xiv, 353 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Preface; 1. General introduction; 2. History of mutation breeding; 3. Nature and types of mutation; 4. Induction of mutations; 5. In vitro techniques for mutation breeding; 6. Mutation breeding in seed propagated crops; 7. Mutation breeding in vegetatively propagated crops; References; Index.


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'The book will be much desired on the shelf of young undergraduate and graduate geneticists and plant breeders. There is also no doubt that everyone who has been working on application of induced Read more...

Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.