Peanut, an amphidiploid, is an important food and oil crop and has an interesting evolutionary history. This book provides a glimpse of the advances in genetic resources and genomics research of peanut made during the last decade. It contains an overview of germplasm, advances in genetic and genomic resources, genetic and trait mapping, proteomic a

chapter 1|12 pages

Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Peanut: An Introduction

ByNalini Mallikarjuna, Rajeev K Varshney

chapter 2|24 pages

Genetic Resources, Diversity and Association Mapping in Peanut

ByHari D Upadhyaya, Shivali Sharma, Sangam L Dwivedi

chapter 3|24 pages

Classical and Molecular Cytogenetics in Arachis

ByJ Guillermo Seijo, Germán Robledo, Alejandra Ortíz, Graciela I Lavia

chapter 4|18 pages

Peanut Breeding Boshou Liao

chapter 5|35 pages

Molecular Markers, Genetic Maps and QTLs for Molecular Breeding in Peanut

ByManish K Pandey, Baozhu Guo, C Corley Holbrook, P Janila, Xinyou Zhang, David J Bertioli, Sachiko Isobe, Xuanqiang Liang, Rajeev K Varshney

chapter 6|25 pages

An Overview of Peanut Genome Structure SCM Leal-Bertioli

ByDJ Bertioli, ACG Araujo, S Nielen, P Heslop-Harrison, PM Guimarães, T Schwarzacher, S Isobe, K Shirasawa and

chapter 7|22 pages

Peanut Transcriptomics

ByXiaoping Chen, Xuanqiang Liang

chapter 8|17 pages

Advances in Proteomics Research for Peanut Genetics and Breeding

ByBreeding Ramesh Katam, Virginia Gottschalk, Prashanth Survajahala, George Brewster, Payton Paxton, Katsumi Sakata, Ching Lee, Crayger Williams, Baozhu Guo, Lekan M Latinwo

chapter 9|38 pages

Transgenic Interventions in Peanut Crop Improvement: Progress and Prospects

BySowmini Sunkara, Pooja Bhatnagar-Mathur, Kiran K Sharma