Host plant resistance to insects in sorghum: present status and need for future research uri icon

abstract

  • Research on the identification of sources of resistance to insect pests of sorghum (i.e.cytoplasmic male sterile lines and wild relatives), and on the improvement and induction of insect pest resistance in sorghum by marker-assisted selection and genetic engineering is summarized. Future prospects are mentioned

publication date

  • 2005