Nuclear techniques for seed protein improvement

proceedings of a research co-ordination meeting, Neuherberg, 26-30 June 1972 jointly organized by the Joint FAO/IAEA Division of Atomic Energy in Food and Agriculture and the Gesellschaft für Strahlen- und Umweltforschung.
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International Atomic Energy Agency [Distributed in U.S. by UNIPUB, Inc., New York] , Vienna
Grain -- Mutation breeding -- Congresses., Legumes -- Mutation breeding -- Congresses., Plant proteins -- Congre
SeriesPanel proceedings series, Panel proceedings series.
ContributionsJoint FAO/IAEA Division of Atomic Energy in Food and Agriculture., Gesellschaft für Strahlen- und Umweltforschung.
LC ClassificationsSB189 .N76
The Physical Object
Pagination422 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5474627M
LC Control Number73177920

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The variation in grain hardness is the single most important trait that determines end-use quality of wheat. Grain texture classification is based primarily on either the resistance of kernels to crushing or the particle size distribution of ground grain or flour.

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The loss or increased dosage of chromosomes referred to as aneuploidy occurs most frequently in polyploid species. This arises from the genetic duplication which occurs in polyploids, Nuclear techniques for seed protein improvement book that chromosome loss or the loss of a certain level of their genetic replication can be by: Crop species where in vitro techniques exist and can be used to mutate plant material, allows for the regeneration of large numbers of plantlets.

This system is highly amenable to both vegetatively and seed propagated species. Mutation breeding in seed propagated species. Seeds treated with mutagenic agents give rise to chimeric plants.

To better understand seed germination, a complex developmental process, we developed a proteome analysis of the model plant Arabidopsis for which complete genome sequence is now available.

Among about 1, total seed proteins resolved in two-dimensional gels, changes in the abundance (up- and down-regulation) of 74 proteins were observed.

practices, genetic improvement of crop varieties has led to dramatic increases in crop yield and quality.

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It is generally esti-mated that about half of the total increases in crop yield in the past 50 years are the Information Information Information Ribosome Nuclear envelope Replication Nucleus Translation protein synthesis Transcription RNA.

Seed priming is a pre-sowing treatment which leads to a physiological state that enables seed to germinate more efficiently. The majority of seed treatments are based on seed imbibition allowing the seeds to go through the first reversible stage of germination but do not allow radical protrusion through the seed coat.

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The amino acid compositions of a range of cereals are given in Table are from a range of sources and expressed as either g amino acid/ g protein or g amino acid/16 g N (these units are regarded as being essentially the same, although the conversion factor for N to protein varies from about todepending on the cereal species and its nitrogen content (Mossé, )).Cited by: Nuclear Techniques in Food and Agriculture.

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7, 8 Analytical methods are combined to quantify fluxes and to control them with molecular biological techniques in. The genomic integrity of every organism is constantly challenged by endogenous and exogenous DNA-damaging factors.

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The easiest method of plant genetic modification (see Operational Definitions in Chapter 1), used by our nomadic ancestors and continuing today, is simple is, a genetically heterogeneous population of plants is inspected, and “superior” individuals—plants with the most desired traits, such as improved palatability and yield—are selected for.

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