ROMANIAN BIOTECHNOLOGICAL LETTERS

                                                - an international journal -

 

Volume 15                              No. 2, Supplement                   March - April 2010

 

                                                            CONTENTS

 

INTRODUCTION………….………………………………..………………………………………...…… 1

Otto Toldi, Zoltαn Tuba and Peter Scott

Can lessons learned from resurrection plants be extended over crop plant species?...………………….…....... 3

Anca Nicoleta SUTAN, Aurel  POPESCU, Valentina ISAC

In vitro culture medium and explant type effect on callogenesis and shoot regeneration in two genotypes

of ornamental strawberry….…………………………………………………………………………………...12

Svetlana Smerea, Larisa Andronic, Tatiana Grigorov, Valeriu Bujoreanu

In vitro regenerative genotypic specifity of meristems from virus infected grapevine cultivars …......….…... 19

Raluca Nicoleta Gheorghe, Carmen Florentina Popescu,

DORU PAMFIL, CRISTINA NICOLETA CIOCARLAN

Genetic diversity of some Romanian grapevine cultivars as revealedby microsatellite  markers………..…... 26

Popescu Sorina, Ioja-Boldura Oana-Maria

The six knox genes identification on tetraploid Medicago sativa,based on the model plant resources............. 32

Pop Iulia Francesca, Doru Pamfil, Paul Raica, Ioana Virginia Petricele,

Cristian Sisea, Eszter Vas, Beata Botos, Monica Bodea, Mihai Botu

Assessment of the genetic variability among some Juglans cultivars from

the Romanian National Collection at S.C.D. P. Vβlcea using RAPD markers ...……….................................. 41

MARIAN PETRE , ALEXANDRU TEODORESCU, ELISABETA ήULUCA,

CARMEN BEJAN, ALINA ANDRONESCU

Biotechnology of Mushroom Pellets Producing by Controlled Submerged Fermentation ............................... 50

Monica Hβrώa, Doru Pamfil, Marin Ardelean, Carsten PeDersen,

Rodica Pop, mirela cordea

Use genomic fingerprinting techniques for revealing DNA polymorphism in

Ginkgo biloba L. a medicinal woody species ................................................................................................... 56

OANA LIVADARIU, NARCISA BABEANU, OVIDIU POPA, MARIA OPREA

MARINA PAMFIL, ADRIAN VAMANU, EMANUEL VAMANU

Investigations on testing the treatments with inhibitory effects over phytopathogenic bacteria ….……......... 62

Iulia LUPAN, Sergiu VΓLIMΓREANU, Ana COSTE, Octavian POPESCU

Molecular cloning of agglutinin gene from Galanthus nivalis for Lettuce transformation …….…………......69

CARMEN FLORENTINA POPESCU, EMILIA VIͺOIU, ELENA BUCIUMEANU,

ALEXANDRU TEODORESCU, RALUCA NICOLETA GHEORGHE,

CONSTANTIN TANASESCU, CRISTINA NICOLETA CIOCIRLAN

From Plant Tissue Culture to Modern Biotechnology at the National Research and Development Institute for Biotechnology in Horticulture Stefanesti: Achievements and Prospects ……..……………............................ 78

S. MOHAN JAIN

Mutagenesis in crop improvement under the climate change………………………………………………….88

PETOLESCU CERASELA, BADEA ELENA MARCELA, CIULCA SORIN, LAZAR ALEXANDRU

Intra-population Genetic Diversity in Romanian Alfalfa Cultivars  as Revealed by SSR Markers.................107

GHEORGHE SAVIN

Conservation and using of grapevine genetic resources in the Republic of Moldova for pre-breeding stage..113

DORINA PODAR, DALE SANDERS

Biofortification of barley grains by cell-type-specific expression of a vacuolar metal transporter…..............117

ROZALIA MAGDA MOTOC, LIGIA GABRIELA GHEήEA, CARMEN FLORENTINA POPESCU, NICOLAE BARBACAR, GHEORGHE SAVIN, DANIELA IANCU, CARMEN CONSTANTINESCU, LIGIA ELENA BΓRBΓRII

Genetic variability revealed by sequencing analysis at two microsatellitic loci,

in some grapevine cultivars from Romania and Republic of Moldavia........................................................... 122

SORINA POPESCU, OANA IOJA-BOLDURA, ANDREI MΓRUήESCU,

IOAN SABAU, ELENA MARCELA BADEA

Quantification of pollen mediated gene flow in maize …………..................…..…………..…...........…..…. 125

NABIL MOSA ABUMHADI, ATANAS IVAN ATANASSOV

Future challenges of plant biotechnology and genomics ……………………………………………………………127

 

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