ISBN 9781259029554,Fundamentals Of Plant Pathology

Fundamentals Of Plant Pathology



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9781259029554

ISBN-10 1259029557


Number of Pages 456 Pages
Language (English)

Medical & healthcare law

This textbook on Principles of Plant Pathology has been designed for undergraduate students. It focuses on all types of plant diseases such as root diseases, seed-borne diseases and post-harvest diseases of fruits and vegetables. It also includes diseases caused by bacteria, viruses, mycoplasmas, nematodes and nonparasitic diseases. Salient features Covers both general and specialized topics like physical, physiological, biochemical and molecular aspects of plant pathogens as well as psychopathological techniques and applications of biotechnology. Integrates latest information on local plant diseases pertinent to the Indian scenario like apple scab and fusarium head blight of wheat. Follows latest classification system for fungi, bacteria and viruses.