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Marker assisted introgression of opaque2 gene into herbicide resistant elite maize inbred lines
Marker assisted selection in combination with conventional breeding can greatly accelerate the introgression of modified opaque2 genotype into herbicide resistant maize. By combining these two approaches, time and costs ...
Screening tropical maize lines for the production and regeneration of friable and embryogenic type II callus
Twenty two maize lines popularly used by breeders in the Kenyan maize program were screened for their ability to form type II callus. The immature embryos were harvested two weeks after pollination. Two highland lines ...