NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repository

NISCAIR ONLINE PERIODICALS REPOSITORY (NOPR)  >
NISCAIR PUBLICATIONS >
Research Journals >
Indian Journal of Biotechnology (IJBT) >
IJBT Vol.02 [2003] >
IJBT Vol.02(4) [October 2003] >


Title: Comparison of Lycopersicon peruvianum Mill. and L. chilense Dun. for Developement of Tomato Somatic Hybrids
Authors: Patil, R S
Davey, M R
Power, J B
Cocking, E C
Keywords: Tomato
Lycopersicon
L. esculentum
L. chilense
L. peruvianum
Somatic hybrid
Protoplast fusion
Issue Date: Oct-2003
Publisher: NISCAIR-CSIR, India
Abstract: Lycopersicon peruvianum Mill. and L. chilense Dun., two species of 'Peruvianum complex' were compared for production and characterisation of tomato somatic hybrids. The double selection system "employing kanamycin resistance from tomato (L esculentum Mill.) cuItivar, Pusa Ruby and protoplast regeneration pathway from wild tomato parents" was used for identification of heterokaryons. Somatic hybrid plants were characterised by morphological markers, cytogenetic studies and biochemical analyses. The molecular confirmation of tomato somatic hybrids was obtained by peR-based DNA markers. The importance of selectable marker (nptII) gene from cultivated species during characterisation of somatic hybrid plants was demonstrated.
Page(s): 512-523
CC License:  CC Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 India
ISSN: 0975-0967 (Online); 0972-5849 (Print)
Source:IJBT Vol.02(4) [October 2003]

Files in This Item:

File Description SizeFormat
IJBT 2(4) 512-523.pdf2.38 MBAdobe PDFView/Open
 Current Page Visits: 376 
Recommend this item

 

National Knowledge Resources Consortium |  NISCAIR Website |  Contact us |  Feedback

Disclaimer: NISCAIR assumes no responsibility for the statements and opinions advanced by contributors. The editorial staff in its work of examining papers received for publication is helped, in an honorary capacity, by many distinguished engineers and scientists.

CC License Except where otherwise noted, the Articles on this site are licensed under Creative Commons License: CC Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 India

Copyright © 2012 The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi. All rights reserved.

Powered by DSpace Copyright © 2002-2007 MIT and Hewlett-Packard | Compliant to OAI-PMH V 2.0

Home Page Total Visits: 558638 since 06-Feb-2009  Last updated on 30-Jul-2014Webmaster: nopr@niscair.res.in