Biotechnology and Biodiversity

This book provides complete, comprehensive and broad subject based reviews complete in it-self, useful for students, teachers, researchers and all others interested in the biodiversity conservation. The field of biotechnology has been kept broad to accommodate the wide ranging topics. How biotechnol...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Ahuja, M. R. (Editor), Ramawat, K.G. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2014, 2014
Edition:1st ed. 2014
Series:Sustainable Development and Biodiversity
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Section A. Genetically Modified Plants and Biodiversity
  • 1. Transgenic Crops to preserve Biodiversity; C. Emani
  • 2. Genetically modified Crops in Africa; G.D. Arthur, K.S. Yobo
  • 3. Agriculture and Environmental Impacts of Glyphosate-tolerant Soybean Cultivation in Romania; E.M. Badea, P.I. Otiman
  • 4. The Effects of Transgenic Crops on Non-target Organisms; C. Emani
  • 5. Agricultural Biotechnology for Health and the Environment; S.O. Hansson
  • 6. Next Generation Plant Biotechnology; M.R. Ahuja
  • Section B. Biotechnology and Conservation of Biodiversity
  • 7. Conservation of Forest Genetic Resources; M. Šijačić-Nikolić at al
  • 8. Advances in Cryogenic Techniques for the Long-Term Preservation of Plant Biodiversity; M.T. Gonzalez-Arnao et al
  • 9. Biotechnology in Biodiversity Conservation: Overview of its Application on Conservation of Endangered African Tree Species; T.D. Houehanou et al
  • 10. Biotechnology for Endangered Plant Conservation; A. Manole-Aifitimie
  • 11. Biotechnological approaches to medicinal plants of Aravalli Hills: conservation and scientific validation of biological activities; S. Goyal et al
  • 12. Biotechnological approaches towards micropropagation and conservation of Cycads and Ephedrales; M. Dhiman, I. Rautela
  • 13. Genetic Resources and Biodiversity Conservation in Nigeria through Biotechnology Approaches; J.U. Ogbu
  • 14. Biotechnology Tools for Conservation of the Biodiversity of European and Mediterranean Abies species; J. Krajňáková et al
  • 15. Conservation of Global Wheat Biodiversity: Factors, Concerns and Approaches; M. Asif et al