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Theoretical and Applied Genetics

Theoretical and Applied Genetics

International Journal of Plant Breeding Research

Editor-in-Chief: Albrecht E. Melchinger

ISSN: 0040-5752 (print version)
ISSN: 1432-2242 (electronic version)

Journal no. 122

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TAG publishes reviews in all areas of plant genetics, plant genomics and plant biotechnology

Please contact the Reviews Editor, Rajeev K. Varshney, for more information at R.K.Varshney@CGIAR.ORG

Molecular mapping and genomics of soybean seed protein: a review and perspective for the future 

Gunvant Patil, Rouf Mian, Tri Vuong, Vince Pantalone, Qijian Song, Pengyin Chen, Grover J. Shannon, Tommy C. Carter,
Henry T. Nguyen

Translational genomics of grain size regulation in wheat 

Wanlong Li, Bing Yang

Major genes determining yield-related traits in wheat and barley 

Anna Nadolska-Orczyk, Izabela K. Rajchel, Wacław Orczyk, Sebastian Gasparis

Gene coding for an elongation factor is involved in resistance against powdery mildew in common bean 

Ana Campa, Juan José Ferreira

A user guide to theBrassica60K Illumina Infinium™ SNP genotyping array 

Annaliese S. Mason, Erin E. Higgins, Rod J. Snowdon, Jacqueline Batley, Anna Stein, Christian Werner, Isobel A. P. Parkin

Transcription factors involved in drought tolerance and their possible role in developing drought tolerant cultivars with emphasis on wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) 

Vijay Gahlaut, Vandana Jaiswal, Anuj Kumar, Pushpendra Kumar Gupta

Overcoming self-incompatibility in grasses: a pathway to hybrid breeding 

Javier Do Canto, Bruno Studer, Thomas Lubberstedt

Genetically modified (GM) crops: milestones and new advances in crop improvement 

Ayushi Kamthan, Abira Chaudhuri, Mohan Kamthan,
Asis Datta

Envirotyping for deciphering environmental impacts on crop plants  

Yunbi Xu

Prediction of malting quality traits in barley based on genome-wide marker data to assess the potential of genomic selection 

Malthe Schmidt, Sonja Kollers, Anja Maasberg‑Prelle, Jörg Großer,
Burkhard Schinkel, Alexandra Tomerius, Andreas Graner, Viktor Korzun

Wheat waxy proteins: polymorphism, molecular characterization and effects on starch properties 

Carlos Guzmán, Juan B. Alvarez

Genomic approaches to selection in outcrossing perennials: focus on essential oil crops 

David Kainer, Robert Lanfear, William J. Foley, Carsten Külheim

Understanding crop genetic diversity under modern plant breeding 

Yong-Bi Fu

AGPase: its role in crop productivity with emphasis on heat tolerance in cereals  

Gautam Saripalli, Pushpendra Kumar Gupta

Conventional breeding, marker-assisted selection, genomic selection and inbreeding in clonally propagated crops: a case study for cassava  

Ceballos, Hernan; Kawuki, Robert S.; Gracen, Vernon E.; et al.

Prospects of breeding high-quality rice using post-genomic tools  

Anacleto, Roslen; Cuevas, Rosa Paula; Jimenez, Rosario; et al.

Infection processes of xylem-colonizing pathogenic bacteria: possible explanations for the scarcity of qualitative disease resistance genes against them in crops  

Bae, Chungyun; Han, Sang Wook; Song, Yu-Rim; et al.

MAGIC populations in crops: current status and future prospects 

B. Emma Huang, Klara L. Verbyla, Arunas P. Verbyla, Chitra Raghavan, Vikas K. Singh, Pooran Gaur, Hei Leung, Rajeev K. Varshney, Colin R. Cavanagh

Sequencing consolidates molecular markers with plant breeding practice 

Huaan Yang, Chengdao Li, Hon‑Ming Lam, Jonathan Clements, Guijun Yan,
Shancen Zhao

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