The purpose of the Kenya Pilot Study was to evaluate the FAO/UNEP
Provisional Methodology for Assessment and Mapping of Desertification,
and to recommend an effective, simple methodology for desertification ...
Quantitative real time PCR is the most sensitive and widely used method for the analysis of gene expression. The choice of one or several reference genes is very important for a normalization process, ...
"CAB Abstracts" is a comprehensive bibliographic database of
agricultural and biological data from all journals published by
CAB International. Material abstracted and in the database
include scientific ...
[adapted from"About ChlamyDB"]
This database provides information on the green alga Chlamydomonas
reinhardtii and related species. It includes:
Genetic and molecular maps of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii ...
[adapted from "About CottonDB"]
CottonDB contains information about Gossypium hirsutum and related
species. Russell Kohel at the USDA ARS Southern Crops Research
Laboratory (College Station, Texas) ...
This web site allows users to stipulate the criteria they are
looking for in their search of trees and shrubs. The user can choose
from subcatagories under:
Leaf flushing period ...
The seeds presently in the open containers at the historic hut at Cape Evans were examined, collected (2001-2003) and germination was attempted. The seeds were placed in sealed glass containers and ...
The FAO/IAEA Mutant Variety Database or MVD provides information on induced mutations suitable for breeding programme and genetic analysis. MVD collects information on crop mutant varieties, mutagen ...
This layer shows the seed zones that were established by the
Western Forest Tree Seed Council.
A point of contact is:
Natural Resource Information Specialist
Bureau of Land Management, ...
The primary objective of "Fruit Breeding, Adaptability,
Production Techniques, and Cultural Practices" is to breed
strawberries and grapes for adaptability, quality, and disease
resistance; determine ...
Data in "Genotypic Variation in Carbon Isotope Discrimination in
Mature Ponderosa Pine Trees" consists of measurements of xylem
water potential, soil moisture, gas exchange and carbon isotope
Gramene was funded by the USDA IFAFS programme to create a curated,
open-source, Web-accessible data resource for comparative genome
analysis in the grasses. Data formerly in RiceGenes is now integrated ...
MaizeGDB is a database which contains extensive information on maize genetics
and molecular biology and literature references. The data presented here
consist of the complete datasets from both MaizeDB ...
(adapted from "About Pathogenes")
PathoGenes, a database about fungal pathogens of small-grain cereals, is a
project of COST-Action 817, "Population Studies of Airborne Pathogens on
Cereals as a Means ...
[Adapted from "About RoseDB"]
RoseDB is a database being developed to contain
genetic, molecular, and phenotypic information for
rosaceous crops, including apple, peach, cherry, plum,
almond, strawberry, ...
SolGenes, a Solanaceae Genome Database, contains extensive genome
information about potatoes, tomatoes, peppers, and eggplant.
SolGenes can be accessed from the UK CropNet:
This site contains the reference sequence and working draft assemblies for a
large collection of genomes (i.e. vertebrate, deuterostome, insect, nematode,
etc). It also provides a portal to the ENCODE ...
A forestry breeding unit map (FBU) delineates the boundary of each breeding
unit. Having an FBU map allows for long range planning of genetically improved
seed needs as identified in harvesting plans. ...