Indian Journal of Biotechnology      
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VOLUME 9 (2)

CODEN: IJBNAR 9(2) (2010) 111-228

NUMBER 2

APRIL 2010

ISSN: 0972-5849 (print),
0975-0967 (online)

 

CONTENTS

 

 

Papers

 

Differentiation of Indian isolates of bluetongue virus serotype 1 from Australian and African isolates based on analysis of vp5 gene

117

B N Manjunatha, Minakshi Prasad, S Maan & G Prasad

 

Genetic diversity among Indian Gir, Deoni and Kankerj cattle breeds based on microsatellite markers 

126

D S Kale, D N Rank, C G Joshi, B R Yadav, P G Koringa, K M Thakkar, T C Tolenkhomba &
J V Solanki

 

Identification of genetic variation at murine casein loci by RFLP

131

Sisilamma George, P T C Ponnachan & Alan L Archibald

 

RAPD analysis in mungbean [Vigna radiata (L.) Wilczek]: I. Assessment of genetic diversity

137

Madhu Saini, Subhadra Singh, Z Hussain & A Yadav

 

Genotyping of a mapping population derived from salt susceptible and salt tolerant varieties
(IR 28
× Pokkali) of rice

147

R Rajani, Sonali Das, P Ray Choudhury & Asit B Mandal

 

Isolation, cloning and molecular characterization of polygalacturonase I (pgaI) gene from Aspergillus niger isolate from mango

153

D S Mukadam, A M Chavan, A S Taware & S D Taware

 

Degradation of flatulence-causing oligosaccharides in soymilk by α-galactosidase—A novel thermotolerant from Penicillium purpurogenum

160

Ramalingam, Rudra, N Saraswathy & S Sadasivam

 

Isolation and characterization of lactic acid bacteria from curd and cucumber

166

Mahantesh M Patil, Ajay Pal, T Anand & K V Ramana

 

Biodegradation of pendimethalin by Bacillus circulans

173

Veena B Megadi, Preeti N Tallur, Robertcyril S Hoskeri, Sikandar I Mulla & Harichandra Z Ninnekar

 

Phenotypic characters of various off types identified in laboratory, primary and secondary hardening in tissue cultured banana var. Grand naine

178

Shailesh Vasane, Anil Patil & R M Kothari

 

Effect of Alternaria helianthi culture filtrate on callus and regeneration of plantlets from callus tolerant to its culture filtrate in sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.)

187

Srinath Rao & Ramgoapl S

 

In silico sequence variation analysis of Niemann Pick C1 Like 1 (NPC1L1) gene and its association with cholesterol binding and protein structure stability

192

Praveen P Balgir & Divya Khanna

 

Use of in silico and semiquantitative RT-PCR approaches to develop nutrient rich rice
(Oryza sativa L.)

203

Shubha Banerjee, D J Sharma, S B Verulkar & G Chandel

 

Short Communications

 

An efficient genomic DNA isolation protocol for RAPD and SSR analysis in Acorus calamus L.

213

H S Ginwal & Neha Mittal

 

An efficient protocol for in vitro regeneration of Podophyllum hexandrum, a critically endangered medicinal plant

217

Amrita Chakraborty, Dipto Bhattacharya, Srijani Ghanta & Sharmila Chattopadhyay

 

Development, micropropagation and characterization of colchiploid of Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench

221

Sushma Koul, Manju Sambyal, S K Kitchlu, S K Bakshi & M K Kaul

 

Instructions to Contributors

225