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Thioredoxin in plant immunity

Ramesh Bhurta*, Deepak T Hurali*, Shailendra K. Jha*Lekshmy Sathee* and Amit K. Singh** , *ICAR-IARI, New Delhi, *ICAR-NBPGR, New Delhi , India, Email: jhashail78@gmail.com

Activation of plant immune responses are associated with the rapid production of vast amount of reactive oxygen species (ROS) and reactive nitrogen species (RNS) resulting in alteration of redox homeostasis of the cell. Since accumulation of ROS/RNS ...More

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Genome-wide association mapping: a powerful approach for gene discovery in plants 

Amit Kumar Singh*, S. K. Jha**, Monika Singh* and Lekshmy S.** , *ICAR-National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources, New Delhi 110012, India, **ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi, Email: amit.singh5@icar.gov.in

A comprehensive understanding of the genetic basis of a trait is required for fast-tracking of its improvement though structured breeding strategies. Conventionally, researchers have used bi-parental mapping strategy to identify gene(s) underlying ...More