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Emerging viruses are viruses whose occurrence has risen within the past twenty years, or whose presence is likely to increase in the near future. Diseases caused by emerging viruses are a major threat to global public health. In spite of greater awareness of safety and containment procedures, the...

Artika, I. M.; Ma'roef, C. N.
Elsevier (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine, 2017, 7, 5, pp 483-491
CAB ReviewFull Text

Western corn rootworm (Diabrotica virgifera virgifera LeConte) and northern corn rootworm (Diabrotica barberi (Smith and Lawrence)) are major pests of maize in the USA. These pests have been managed with a variety of tactics over the last century. Both Diabrotica spp. have adapted to crop rotation...

February 2017
arthropod pests; bacterial insecticides; biological control agents; chemical control; crop damage; genetic engineering; genetic transformation; genetically engineered organisms; insect control; insect pests; insecticides; integrated control; integrated pest management; maize; natural enemies; pathogens; pest control; pest management; pests; plant pests; resistance management; reviews; RNA interference; techniques; transgenic plants
Ludwick, D. C.; Hibbard, B. E.
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Funding for the sequencing was provided by Suntory group, an international food and beverage company based in Tokyo. Now available for immediate use...

January 2017
David Hemming
AbstractFull Text

Lodging of the rice crop at reproductive stage limits the rice productivity in coastal areas. Genetic diversity among 51 elite rice lines for lodging resistance was determined using 13 molecular markers linked to SCM2 and estimated magnitude of genetic diversity for 14 phenotypic characters using...

Rani, M. G.; Satyanarayana, P. V.; Ahmed, M. L.; Rani, Y. A.; Rao, V. S.; Rani, P. J.
MKK Publication
Environment and Ecology, 2017, 35, 2B, pp 1188-1193

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