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Diversity in global maize germplasm: Characterization and utilization
Maize (Zea mays L.) is not only of worldwide importance as a food, feed and as a source of diverse industrially important products, but is also a model genetic organism with immense genetic diversity. Although it was first ...
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 ...
Insect resistant maize for Africa (IRMA) project : IRMA in 2005 briefs
(KARI; CIMMYT, 2005)
Genetic gain and cost efficiency of marker-assisted selection of maize for improved resistance to multiple foliar pathogens
Northern corn leaf blight (NCLB) caused by Exserohilum turcicum, gray leaf spot (GLS) caused by Cercospora zeae-maydis and maize streak caused by maize streak Mastrevirus (MSV) are the most destructive foliar diseases ...
Potential impacts of increasing average yields and reducing maize yield variability in africa
This study evaluates the potential impacts of investing in Drought Tolerant Maize (DTM) in 13 countries of East, South and West Africa. The analysis utilizes geo-referenced production data at the regional and household ...
Heterosis in acid soil-tolerant maize germplasm
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 ...