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Biotechnology of fruit and nut crops.

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This book covers the biotechnology of all the major perennial fruit and nut species, including Actinidia spp., Anacardium occidentale, Mangifera indica, Pistacia vera, Annona spp., Cocos nucifera, Elaeis guineensis, Phoenix dactylifera, Ananas comosus, Carica papaya, Garcinia mangostana, Diospyros kaki, Vaccinium spp., Castanea spp., Carya illinoinensis, Juglans regia, Persea americana, Theobroma ...


Chapter 33 (Page no: 606)

Rubus spp. cane fruit.

This chapter discusses the botany and history, breeding and genetics, molecular genetics, gene cloning, genomics, micropropagation, micrografting, somatic cell genetics, genetic manipulation, genetic transformation and cryopreservation of cane fruit.

Other chapters from this book

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Actinidia spp. kiwifruit. Author(s): Rey, M. Ferradás, Y. Martínez, Ó. González, M. V.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 19) Anacardium occidentale cashew. Author(s): Smitha Hegde Shashikiran Nivas D'Souza, L.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 27) Mangifera indica mango. Author(s): Litz, R. E. Hormaza, J. I.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 44) Pistacia vera pistachio. Author(s): Onay, A. Çİftçİ, Y. Ö. Koç, H. A. Süzerer, V. Tİlkat, E.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 65) Annona spp. atemoya, cherimoya, soursop and sugar apple. Author(s): Ignacio Hormaza, J. Carmona, E. González-Padilla, I. M. Larrañaga, N. Lora, J. Talavera, A. López Encina, C.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 79) Cocos nucifera coconut. Author(s): Adkins, S. W. Biddle, J. Nguyen, Q. T. Foale, M.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 92) Elaeis guineensis oil palm. Author(s): Rival, A.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 107) Phoenix dactylifera date palm. Author(s): Cohen, Y.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 118) Ananas comosus pineapple. Author(s): Smith, M. K. Botella, J. R.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 131) Carica papaya papaya. Author(s): Fitch, M. M. M.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 154) Garcinia mangostana mangosteen. Author(s): Rekha Chaudhury Malik, S. K.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 164) Diospyros kaki persimmon. Author(s): Zhang QingLin Tetsumura, T. Tao, R. Luo ZhengRong
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 191) Vaccinium spp. blueberry and cranberry. Author(s): Song GuoQing
Chapter: 14 (Page no: 206) Castanea spp. chestnut. Author(s): Merkle, S. A. Viéitez, F. J. Corredoira, E. Carlson, J. E.
Chapter: 15 (Page no: 238) Carya illinoinensis pecan. Author(s): Vendrame, W. Wetzstein, H.
Chapter: 16 (Page no: 246) Juglans regia walnut. Author(s): Brown, P. J. Leslie, C. A. Dandekar, A.
Chapter: 17 (Page no: 258) Persea americana avocado. Author(s): Pliego-Alfaro, F. Palomo-Ríos, E. Mercado, J. A. Pliego, C. Barceló-Muñoz, A. López-Gómez, R. Hormaza, J. I. Litz, R. E.
Chapter: 18 (Page no: 282) Theobroma cacao cacao. Author(s): Figueira, A. Scotton, D. C.
Chapter: 19 (Page no: 314) Musa banana and plantain. Author(s): Smith, M. K. Rouard, M. Sardos, J. Roux, N.
Chapter: 20 (Page no: 330) Psidium guajava guava. Author(s): Rai, M. K. Uma Jaiswal
Chapter: 21 (Page no: 343) Olea europaea olive. Author(s): Rugini, E. Baldoni, L. Silvestri, C. Mariotti, R. Narváez, I. Cultrera, N. Cristofori, V. Bashir, M. A. Mousavi, S. Palomo-Ríos, E. Mercado, J. A. Pliego-Alfaro, F.
Chapter: 22 (Page no: 377) Averrhoa carambola carambola. Author(s): Litz, R. E.
Chapter: 23 (Page no: 381) Passiflora spp. Passionfruit. Author(s): Rocha, D. I. Batista, D. S. Faleiro, F. G. Rogalski, M. Ribeiro, L. M. Mercadante-Simões, M. O. Yockteng, R. Silva, M. L. da Soares, W. S. Pinheiro, M. V. M. Pacheco, T. G. Lopes, A. de S. Viccini, L. F. Otoni, W. C.
Chapter: 24 (Page no: 409) Eriobotrya japonica loquat. Author(s): Naval, M. del M. Blasco, M. Badenes, M. L.
Chapter: 25 (Page no: 418) Fragaria × ananassa strawberry. Author(s): Ric-Varas, P. Palomo-Ríos, E. Matas, A. J. Pliego-Alfaro, F. Mercado, J. A.
Chapter: 26 (Page no: 440) Malus × domestica apple. Author(s): Hanke, M. V. Flachowsky, H. Peil, A. Emeriewen, O. F.
Chapter: 27 (Page no: 474) Prunus persica peach and nectarine. Author(s): Pérez-Clemente, R. M. Ríos, G. Badenes, M. L. Cañas, L. A.
Chapter: 28 (Page no: 496) Prunus armeniaca apricot. Author(s): Alburquerque, N. Ruiz, D. Burgos, L. Petri, C.
Chapter: 29 (Page no: 512) Prunus domestica plum. Author(s): Petri, C. Ruiz, D. Faize, M. Burgos, L. Alburquerque, N.
Chapter: 30 (Page no: 532) Prunus spp. cherry. Author(s): Pijut, P. M.
Chapter: 31 (Page no: 561) Prunus dulcis syn. Prunus amygdalus almond. Author(s): Barros, P. M. Martínez-Gómez, P. Kodad, O. Farinha, A. P. Oliveira, M. M.
Chapter: 32 (Page no: 581) Pyrus spp. pear and Cydonia spp. quince. Author(s): Chevreau, E. Evans, K. Chagné, D. Montanari, S.
Chapter: 34 (Page no: 621) Citrus. Author(s): Febres, V. Peña, L. Folimonova, S. Y. Moore, G.
Chapter: 35 (Page no: 645) Dimocarpus longan longan and Litchi chinensis litchi. Author(s): Padilla, G. Raharjo, S. H. T. Litz, R. E. Hormaza, J. I.
Chapter: 36 (Page no: 655) Vitis spp. grape. Author(s): Dhekney, S. A. Basford, A. T. Chhatre, V. E. Rosenberg, M. B. Claflin, C. Sessions, S. K. Li, Z. J. Gray, D. J.

Chapter details

  • Author Affiliation
  • James Hutton Institute, Dundee, UK; 2James Hutton Limited, Dundee, UK.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2020
  • ISBN
  • 9781780648279
  • Record Number
  • 20203113774