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Cover for Techniques for work with plant and soil nematodes.

This book is extensively illustrated, and addresses both fundamental traditional techniques and new methodologies. The chapters aim to provide an introduction to basic techniques for laboratory and field work with plant-parasitic and free-living soil-dwelling nematodes. The coverage highlights...

ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391759)
Type
Book
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Cover for Methods for nematode extraction.

Nematodes can be present in different matrices. This chapter describes several methods to extract nematodes from soil and plant parts. It is crucial that an appropriate method is chosen for the purpose of the research as different types of nematodes, and even different nematode stages, are...

Author(s)
Viaene, N.; Hallmann, J.; Molendijk, L. P. G.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391759)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Behavioural and physiological assays.

This chapter focuses on some of the principal techniques for analysing nematode behaviour and physiology, such as attraction/repulsion plate assays, pluronic gel assays, movement assays, electrophysiology, stylet activity, water content changes, oxygen consumption assays, collection of female sex...

Author(s)
Perry, R. N.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391759)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Isoelectric focusing of proteins.

This chapter focuses on the efficacy of isoelectric focusing, which is a technique used for separating charged molecules by differences in their isoelectric point, in the examination of general proteins and specific enzymatic differences among plant parasitic nematodes, particularly the potato cyst ...

Author(s)
Brito, J. A.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391759)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Isolation and characterization of tandem repeats in nematode genomes.

This chapter provides an overview of the practical methodologies that can be used to identify and characterize the tandem repeats that are most frequently used as genetic markers in nematodes (including plant-parasitic and entomopathogenic nematodes), namely satellite DNA and microsatellites. The...

Author(s)
Castagnone-Sereno, P.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391759)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for MALDI-TOF MS and its requirements for fungal identification.

Matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization time of flight mass spectrometry (MALDI-TOF MS) is now used as a routine technique for the fast and reliable identification of fungi at the species level and, currently, it represents an important phenotypic methodology based on proteomic profiles. The...

Author(s)
Santos, C.; Galeano, P.; Lima Neto, R.; Evangelista Oliveira, M. M.; Lima, N.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789244984)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Sampling.

This chapter covers sampling techniques for plant science research. It provides information on some of the protocols for sampling from populations without an imposed experimental design as well as from designed experiments.

Author(s)
Durner, E. F.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789249927)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Diagnostic procedures and protocols.

This chapter provides information on different diagnostic procedures and protocols for plant diseases, including visual examination, microscopy, isolation and extraction, serology-based tests, polymerase chain reaction-based detection, and restriction enzyme digestion.

Author(s)
Wang ShouHua
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789246070)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Diagnosing stem diseases.

This chapter provides information on diagnosis of stem diseases, including disease symptoms, visual and microscopic examination, isolation and colony observation, DNA-based identification, and pathogenicity test. Stem disease management are also discussed. Hemp diseases including hemp southern...

Author(s)
Wang ShouHua
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789246070)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Applying economic models to assess the viability of animal welfare interventions.

This chapter provides an excellent overview of various techniques from economy, and describes with practical examples how these techniques can be used to gain insight as to whether farmers (here the focal stakeholders) are willing to make changes in animal welfare on their farm, and at what...

Author(s)
Peden, R. S. E.; Akaichi, F.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789247886)
Type
Book chapter

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