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Chromosome Botany

1st Edition

By Archana Sharma

CRC Press

168 pages

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pub: 2002-01-06
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The book covers both the basics of plant chromosomes as well as advances such as molecular characteristics, to give the reader an understanding of the chromosome as vehicle of hereditary transmission. It is meant for all levels of students in genetics, evolution, and biodiversity.

Table of Contents

Chromosome structure and components; Chromosomes and cell division; Karyotype concept; Chromosomal changes and biodiversity; Characteristics of chromosome in different plant groups; Chromosomes behavior in differentiation; Nuclear DNA and plant evolution; Sex chromosome differentiation; Identification of chromosome segments; External agents in the induction of gene and chromosome alterations; Appendix

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Botany
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General