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Cytpoplasmic Genetic Male Sterility

The male sterility which  is governed by both nuclear and cytoplasmic genes is known as Cytoplasmic Genetic Male Sterility or CGMS. While CMS is controlled by an extra-nuclear genome, nuclear gene may have the capability to restore fertility. When nuclear restoration of fertility genes (“Rf”) is available for a CMS …

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Cytoplasmic Male Sterility

Male sterility, as the name indicates, is the inability of a plant to produce male reproductive organ, the viable pollens. Male sterility can occur due to extra-nuclear genetic or nuclear genetic condition. Cytoplasmic Male Sterility (CMS) refers to the inability of a plant to produce viable pollens due to cytoplasm …

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Induction, Repression & The Operon Models

Genes are the carriers of all the information of an organism. These information are needed for different protein synthesis at different time. So expression of gene can effect an organism’s characteristics, health and so on. As gene expression is a very important feature for any organism as well as for …

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The Basic Concepts Of Plant Disease

According to Encyclopedia Britannica- Plant disease is an impairment of the normal state of a plant that interrupts or modifies its vital functions. The effects of a disease that can be observed is called the symptoms. A disease can be identified depending on the symptoms as different diseases show different symptoms. …

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The Causes Behind Plant Disease

Plants are a big and essential part of our life for so many reasons. One of the reasons are plants produce Oxygen which is needed for respiration. Another  reason is plants have an unique quality of producing food through photosynthesis, for which we, humans and animals are dependant on plants …

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