Insect resistant maize: Recent advances and utilization uri icon

abstract

  • This publication reports advances in world wide research on the mechanisms and bases of insect resistance in maize; the genetics of resistance; on the biotechnological manipulation of resistance; on techniques for the mass rearing of pests, for scoring damage, for conducting bioassays, and for detecting resistance mechanisms; and on the verification and use of resistance. It also describes maize insect pests and related research in specific countries and regions

publication date

  • 1997