Latest research papers from Bioversity scientists (July 2009)

Please find following some of the latest research papers that have been authored by Bioversity scientists:

Anikwe, J.C.; Omoloye, A.A.; Aikpokpodion, P.O.; Okelana, F.A.; Eskes, A.B.(2009)
Evaluation  of resistance in selected cocoa genotypes to the brown cocoa mirid, Sahlbergella singularis Haglund in NigeriaCrop Protection 28 (4): p. 350-355

Assogbadjo, A.; Kyndt, T.; Hardy, O.; Glele Kakai, R.; Sinsin, B.; Van Damme, P.; Gheysen, G.(2009)
Spatial genetic structure of Baobab (Adansonia Digitata, Malvaceae) in the traditional agroforestry systems of West Africa. American Journal of Botany 96(5): p. 950-957

Bhullara, N.; Street, K.;  Mackay, M.;  Yahiaouia, N.;  Kellera, B. (2009)
Unlocking wheat genetic resources for the molecular identification of previously undescribed functional alleles at the Pm3 resistance locus. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA (PNAS) 106(23): p. 9519-9524 (Open access article)

Croes, E.; Gebruers, K.; Carpentier, S.; Swennen, R.; Robben, J.; Laukens, K.; Witters, E.; Delcour, J.A.; Courtin, C.M.(2009)
A quantitative portrait of three xylanase inhibiting protein families in different wheat cultivars using 2D-DIGE and multivariate statistical tools. Journal of Proteomics v.72 (3): p. 484-500

Davey, M.W.; Saeys, W.; Hof, E.; Ramon, H.; Swennen, R.; Keulemans, J.(2009)
Application of visible and near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy (Vis/NIRS) to determine carotenoid contents in banana (Musa spp.) fruit pulp. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry V. 57: p. 1742-1751

De Caluwe´ E.; De Smedt S.;  Assogbadjo A.;  Samson R.; Sinsin B.; Van Damme P.(2009)
Ethnic differences in use value and use patterns of baobab (Adansonia digitata L.) in northern Benin. African Journal of Ecology: on-line first

Ekue, M.R.M.; Gailing, O.; Finkeldey, R.; Eyog-Matig, O.(2009)
Indigenous knowledge, traditional management and genetic diversity of the endogenous agroforestry  species Ackee (Blighia sapida) in Benin. Acta Horticulturae no. 806: p. 655- 661

Kruijssen, F.; Giuliani, A.; Sudha, M. (2009)
Marketing underutilized crops to sustain agrobiodiversity and improve livelihoods. Acta Horticulturae no. 806: p. 415-422

Rojas, W.; Valdivia, R.; Padulosi, S.; Pinto, M.; Soto, J.L.; Alcocer, E.; Guzman, L.; Estrada, R.; Apaza, V.; Bravo, R.(2009)
From neglect to limelight: issues, methods and approaches in enhancing sustainable conservation and use of Andean grains in Bolivia and Peru. In Agrobiodiversity and Genetic Erosion. Suppl. issue of of  Journal of Agriculture and Rural Development in the Tropics and Subtropics no. 92: p. 87-115 (Open access article)

Wale, E.; Chishakwe, N.; Lewis-Lettington, R.(2009)
Cultivating participatory policy processes for genetic resources policy: lessons from the Genetic Resources Policy Initiative (GRPI) project. Biodiversity and Conservation  18(1): p. 1-18

Most of the links for these papers will take you to the abstract, as full-text is only available to subscribers.  However there are two papers here that are freely available.


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