ABSTRACT

In this volume, world leaders in potato research review historical and contemporary discoveries resulting in a range of advances. Topics include nutritional quality, yield, disease and insect resistance, processing, plant growth and development, and other aspects. The book also examines research yielding significant molecular resources that facilit

chapter 1|19 pages

Introduction to Potato

ByJ.M. Bradeen and K.G. Haynes

chapter 2|21 pages

Classical Genetics and Traditional Breeding

ByD. Carputo, L. Frusciante

chapter 3|27 pages

Molecular Breeding for Potato Improvement

ByD. De Koeyer, H. Chen, V. Gustafson

chapter 5|23 pages

Mapping and Tagging of Simply Inherited Traits

ByJ.C. Kuhl

chapter 6|20 pages

Mapping Complex Potato Traits

ByG.J. Bryan

chapter 7|20 pages

Population Genetics and Association Mapping

ByC. Gebhardt

chapter 10|22 pages

Functional Genomics: Transcriptomics

ByX.-Q. Li

chapter 11|31 pages

Proteomics and Metabolomics

ByA.D. Hegeman

chapter 12|27 pages

Future Challenges and Prospects

ByT. Wendt, E. Mullins