Plant Genetics and Genomics: Crops and Models

Genetics and Genomics of Rice

Editors: Zhang, Qifa, Wing, Rod A. (Eds.)

  • One of the most in-depth studies of rice genetics and genomics
  • Covers special topics pertaining to the rice genome, including the documentation of tools and resources for functional analysis of the rice genome
  • Features numerous color illustrations and photographs
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This book provides a comprehensive coverage of the advances in genetics and genomics research on rice. The chapters feature the latest developments in rice research and cover such topics as the tools and resources for the functional analysis of rice genes, the identification of useful genes for rice improvement, the present understanding of rice development and biological processes, and the application of this present understanding towards rice improvement. The volume also features a perspective on synthesis and prospects, laying the groundwork for future advances in rice genetics and genomics.

Written by authorities in the field, Genetics and Genomics of Rice will serve as an invaluable reference for rice researchers for years to come.

About the authors

Qifa Zhang, PhD
Huazhong Agricultural University, National Key Laboratory of Crop Genetic Improvement, Wuhan, China

Rod A. Wing, PhD
University of Arizona, Arizona Genomics Institute, The School of Plant Sciences, Tucson, AZ, USA

Table of contents (24 chapters)

  • A Reference Rice Genome Sequence in the 10K Genome Era

    Itoh, Takeshi (et al.)

    Pages 1-7

  • The Wild Relative of Rice: Genomes and Genomics

    Sanchez, Paul L. (et al.)

    Pages 9-25

  • Natural Variation and Sequencing-Based Genetics Studies

    Huang, Xuehui (et al.)

    Pages 27-34

  • Genome Mapping, Markers and QTLs

    Wu, Bi (et al.)

    Pages 35-54

  • Transposable Element Dynamics in Rice and Its Wild Relatives

    Jiang, Ning (et al.)

    Pages 55-69

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eBook $159.00
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Hardcover $209.00
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  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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  • ISBN 978-1-4939-4132-2
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Genetics and Genomics of Rice
Editors
  • Qifa Zhang
  • Rod A. Wing
Series Title
Plant Genetics and Genomics: Crops and Models
Series Volume
5
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights for India: Researchco Book Centre, New Delhi, India
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-7903-1
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-7903-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-7902-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-4132-2
Series ISSN
2363-9601
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 402
Number of Illustrations and Tables
11 b/w illustrations, 40 illustrations in colour
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