The Brassica oleracea genome /

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Imprint:Cham : Springer, 2021.
Description:1 online resource (164 p.).
Series:Compendium of Plant Genomes
Compendium of plant genomes.
Subject:Cole crops -- Genetics.
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Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
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Other authors / contributors:Liu, Shengyi (Plant geneticist)
Snowdon, Rod.
Kole, Chittaranjan.
Notes:Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed March 30, 2021).
Summary:This book presents comprehensive information on genetics, genomics and breeding in Brassica oleracea, an agriculturally important species that includes popular vegetable crops such as cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, kale, collard greens, savoy, kohlrabi, and gai lan. The content spans whole genome sequencing, assembly and gene annotation for this global vegetable species, along with molecular mapping and cloning of genes, physical genome mapping and analyses of the structure and composition of centromeres in the B. oleracea genome. The book also elaborates on asymmetrical genome evolution and transposable elements in the B. oleracea describes gene family differentiation in comparison to other Brassica species and structural and functional genomic resources and data bases developed for B. oleracea. Useful discussions on the impact of genome sequencing on genetic improvement in the species are also included.
Other form:Print version: Liu, Shengyi The Brassica Oleracea Genome Cham : Springer International Publishing AG,c2021 9783030310035
Standard no.:10.1007/978-3-030-31005-9