1st Edition

Rice Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering
Biotechnology of Food Crops

ISBN 9781566761505
Published September 27, 1994 by CRC Press

USD $180.00

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Book Description

Rice represents a unique opportunity for improvement through genetic engineering. This new book provides a detailed review of past and present developments in the genetic engineering of rice, as well as an informed examination of current genetic engineering material and methods.

Table of Contents

Global Crop Callus and Suspension Cultures Rice Protoplasts Rice Transformation Rice Genes Introduced into Heterologous Systems Index

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Senior Scientist Agracetus Inc.


"This book provides a good entree into biotechnology and rice. . .The enduring strength of this book will be the context it will continue to provide for understanding subsequent research."
--Science and Technology

"The author has a strong and well-deserved reputation in the area of rice transformation, and the 'meat' of the book rather comprehensively presents the methods, explants, successes and failures, and limitations on data interpretation experienced in the field."
--Food Science and Technology