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Molecular Methods in Plant Pathology

1st Edition

By U. S. Singh, Rudra P. Singh

CRC Press

544 pages

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Molecular Methods in Plant Pathology covers methods in phytopathology at the molecular level, including PCR techniques, electron microscopy, tissue culturing, and the cloning of disease-resistant genes. Phytopathologists, botanists, horticulturists, and anyone working in agriculture will find this a useful reference on biophysical, biochemical, biomolecular, and biotechnological methods.

Table of Contents

Biophysical Methods

X-Ray Microanalysis, W.M. Hess, C.Z. Hess, and M.D. Standing

Immuno-Electron Microscopy, N. Benhamou and R. Belanger

Diagnosing Plant Virus Diseases by Light Microscopy, R.G. Christie, J.R. Edwardson, and G.W. Simone

Use of DNA Binding Fluorochromes for Nuclear Staining in Fungi, U.S. Singh, A. Sachan, J. Kumar, and P. Singh

Virion Gel Electrophoresis, R.P. Singh and N.R.M. Watts

On the Mechanism of Viroid Strain Separation in Gel Electrophoresis, N.R.M. Watts and R.P. Singh

Electrophoretic Karyotyping: Method and Applications, D. Mills, K. McCluskey, B.W. Russell, and J. Agnan

Biochemical Methods

Biochemical Markers for Disease Resistance, R. Reuveni

Isozymes: Methods and Applications, J.A. Micales and M.R. Bonde

Biomolecular Methods

Nucleic Acid Hybridization Methods in Diagnosis of Plant Viruses and Viroids, O.V. Nikolaeva

Tissue Print Hybridization for the Detection and Localization of Plant Viruses, T.-F. Chia, Y.-S. Chan, and N.-H. Chua

Transposon and Marker Exchange Mutagenesis, G.H. Lacy and V.K. Stromberg

Polymerase Chain Reaction Technology in Plant Pathology, A. Hadidi, L. Levy, and E.V. Podleckis

Gene Transfer to Higher Plants, R.R. Mendel and R.M. Hansch

Arabidopsis as a Model Host in Molecular Plant Pathology, R. Innes

Isolation and Cloning of Plant Disease Resistance Genes, N.D. Young

Molecular Strategies to Develop Virus Resistant Plants, J.N. Culver

Engineering Disease Resistance in Plants, R.A. Dixon, N.L. Paiva, and M.K, Bhattacharyya

Biotechnological Methods

Present Problems in and Aspects of Breeding for Disease Resistance, J.E. Parlevliet

Dual Culture: Fungi, O.K. Sinha

Dual Culture: Nematodes, S. Verdejo-Lucas

Protoplast Culture: Viruses and Viroids, A. Gera

ELISA Methodology, R.K. Khetrapal and C.A. Kumar

Methods for the Production of Mouse Monoclonal Antibodies, R. Mernaugh and G. Mernaugh

Phage Displayed Recombinant Antibodies: An Overview, R. Mernaugh and G. Mernaugh

Direct Tissue Blot Immunoassay for Analysis of Plant Pathogens, H.-T. Hsu, R.H. Lawson, N.-S. Lin, and Y.-H.H. Hsu

Monoclonal Antibodies to Fungal Pathogens: Basic and Applied Aspects, K. Wycoff and L.M. Brill

Production and Application of Monoclonal Antibodies to Plant Pathogenic Bacteria, Spiroplasma, and Mycoplasma-Like Organisms, R. Jordan

Monoclonal Antibodies: Viruses, K. Ohshima

Monoclonal Antibodies: Nematodes, J.M.S. Forrest

Immunological Methods for the Detection of Toxins and Pesticides, T.-C. Tseng

Plant Disease Diagnosis: Biotechnological Approaches, S.A. Miller

Monitoring of Biocontrol Agents and Genetically Engineered Microorganisms in the Environment: Biotechnological Approaches, M.H. Ryder

Monitoring of Fungicide Resistance in Fungi: Biological to Biotechnological Approaches, H. Ishii

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Botany
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / Molecular Biology