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Title: PHYTOPLASMA
METHODS AND PROTOCOLS
By: Matt Dickinson (Editor), Jennifer Hodgetts (Editor)
Format: Hardback

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ISBN 10: 1627030883
ISBN 13: 9781627030885
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Publisher: HUMANA PRESS INC.
Pub. date: 18 September, 2012
Edition: 2013 ed.
Series: Methods in Molecular Biology 938
Pages: 421
Description: This new addition to the Methods in Molecular Biology series covers a group of bacteria known for its destructive effects in a wide range of plant species, including crops in developing countries. This volume has the latest protocols and expert tips on method.
Synopsis: Phytoplasmas are a group of bacteria that are capable of multiplying and causing severe diseases in a wide range of plant species and are transported between plants by insect vectors in which the bacteria can also multiply. Phytoplasmas can cause serious and devastating problems for crop plants, especially in developing countries. In Phytoplasmas: Methods and Protocols experts in the field cover topics pertinent to scientists intending to develop a research program on phytoplasmas. The volume opens with an introductory chapter on the importance of phytoplasma diseases, followed by methods for detection and diagnosis as well as techniques for separating and classifying the phytoplasmas into their different taxonomic groups and subgroups. The final chapters cover methods for separating phytoplasma genomic and plasmid DNA from plant DNA for whole genome sequencing. Written in the successful Methods in Molecular Biology (TM) series format, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible protocols, and notes on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls. Authoritative and easily accessible, Phytoplasmas: Methods and Protocols serves as an ideal guide to plant pathologists and molecular biologists aiming to set up a diagnostics facility for identifying the presence of these pathogens in plants or their insect vectors.
Illustrations: 29 Tables, black and white; XIII, 421 p. 68 illus., 45 illus. in color.
Publication: US
Imprint: Humana Press Inc.
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