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Numerical classification of related Peruvian highland maize races using internal ear traits
Maize (Zea mays L.) landraces are an important source for the genetic improvement of the crop. Classification of genetic resources requires both appropriate descriptors as well as sound numerical and statistical methods. ...
The flowering of apomixis: from mechanisms to genetic engineering
(CIMMYT; IRD; European Commission, 2001)
Apomixis, the asexual reproduction of plants through seeds, has received increasing attention as technological advances have led to a rapid increase in knowledge about cellular biology, molecular genetics, and the mechanisms ...
CIMMYT Maize Program, strategic plan: 1995 and beyond