Immunology in Plant Health and Its Impact on Food Safety

Immunology in Plant Health and Its Impact on Food Safety

by P. Narayanasamy
     
 

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A professor emeritus of planh pathology at an agricultural university in India introduces immunology's potential to replace conventional methods for protecting plant health and assessing the safety of foods. Following an overview of how microbes impact agrosystems and immunological principles and techniques, Narayanawamy discusses biotic and abiotic stresses on plants

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A professor emeritus of planh pathology at an agricultural university in India introduces immunology's potential to replace conventional methods for protecting plant health and assessing the safety of foods. Following an overview of how microbes impact agrosystems and immunological principles and techniques, Narayanawamy discusses biotic and abiotic stresses on plants, and applications of immunology in producing disease-resistant cultivars and detecting toxins in foods. Several chapters in this extensively-referenced volume include immunoassay protocols for food technologists and researchers. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560222866
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/28/2005
Pages:
418
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.30(d)

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