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Diversidad genetica en maices nativos mexicanos tropicales
Mexico is considered the center of origin and domestication of maize (Zea mays L.), and it is recognized as one of the most important centers of diversity. Evaluation of native maize diversity is specially important for ...
Reliable and inexpensive colorimetric method for determining protein-bound tryptophan in maize kernels
Biofortification programs in maize have led to the development of quality protein maize (QPM) with increased contents of the essential amino acids lysine and tryptophan, and increased nutritional value for protein deficient ...
Seleccion para contenido de aceite en el grano de variedades de maiz de la raza comiteco de Chiapas, Mexico
In the state of Chiapas there are regions with high rates of human malnutrition because the diet of most of the people is based on maize grain. Maize with higher oil content and a better balance of fatty acids (FA) is ...
Enhancing the mineral and vitamin content of wheat and maize through plant breeding
More than half of the world's population suffers micronutrient undernourishment. The main sources of vitamins and minerals (iron, zinc, and vitamin A) for low-income rural and urban populations are staple foods of plant ...
Cuantificación de antocianinas mediante espectroscopía de infrarrojo cercano y cromatografía líquida en maíces pigmentados.
(Sociedad Mexicana de Fitogenetica, 2017)
Near infrared reflectance, NIR, is a method largely used for rapid and robust determination of chemical compounds. It is currently used to support breeding programs to analyze protein, oil, starch, moisture and ash content, ...
12th Asian Maize Conference and Expert Consultation on maize for food, feed, nutrition; and environmental security; Bangkok (Thailand), 30-1 Aug-Nov 2014 : extended summaries
(APAARI; CIMMYT; FAO; Thailand Department of Agriculture, 2014)
This book includes the extended summaries of the scientific presentations made during the 12th Asian Maize Conference and Expert Consultation on “Maize for Food, Feed, Nutrition and Environmental Security” held at Bangkok, ...
Addressing climate change effects and meeting maize demand for Asia
This includes the extended summaries of the scientific presentations made during the 11th Asian Maize Conference held in Nanning, China, during 7-11 November 2011. The Conference is co-organized by the International Maize ...
QTLs asociados al contenido de carotenos en hojas de maiz (Zea mays L.)
Los carotenos son pigmentos antioxidantes que captan foto¬nes del espectro de luz visible y protegen a los tejidos de las plantas contra la foto-oxidación, lo cual está relacionado con la tasa fotosintética y rendimiento ...