Applications of Molecular Biology and Genomics:Crop Tolerance to Abiotic Stress

This document comprises: a) applications of molecular biology and genomics to genetic enhancement of crop tolerance to abiotic stress - a discussion document; b) status of breeding for tolerance of abiotic stresses and prospects for use of molecular techniques (Annex i); and c) genetic engineering for abiotic stress tolerance in plants (Annex ii).

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ISPC MEETINGS

The fifteenth meeting of the ISPC was held from 04-05 April 2017 in Rome, Italy.

The fourteenth meeting of the ISPC was held from 14-16 September 2016 at ICRISAT Headquarters, Patancheru, India.

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

The fifteenth meeting of the ISPC was held from 04-05 April 2017 in Rome, Italy.

Following SF 2016, the ISPC conducted an evaluation of the Forum to assist in planning and modeling future events more successfully. An online participant survey was carried out and citation analyses were done for the papers published in the special issues after the previous three SFs.