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Biopesticides : a biotechnological approach, S.R. Joshi

Label
Biopesticides : a biotechnological approach
Title
Biopesticides
Title remainder
a biotechnological approach
Statement of responsibility
S.R. Joshi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is designed to meet the requirements of students belonging to undergraduate and postgraduate levels and researchers in the field of biological sciences. It contains information on biopesticides, a rapidly developing field of biotechnology, which encompasses aspects of its relevance to genetic manipulation of relevant organisms, environmental conservation and economics of agriculture
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Joshi, S. R
Dewey number
632.95
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SB951.145.N37
LC item number
J67 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural pesticides
  • Biological pest control agents
  • Agricultural pests
  • Agricultural pests
  • Biological pest control agents
  • Natural pesticides
Label
Biopesticides : a biotechnological approach, S.R. Joshi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover13; -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Foreword -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- Chapter 1 Introduction -- History of Pest Management. 13; -- Pesticides: An Overview13; -- Pesticide Classification13; -- Dealing with Chemophobia13; -- Selection of Pesticides13; -- Development of New Biological Pesticides13; -- Microbial Insecticides13; -- Other ways of Biocontrol13; -- Biotechnology, Food and Integrated Pest Management13; -- Biotechnology in Biopesticide Development13; -- Biotechnology and Crop Resistance13; -- Future Perspectives13; -- Chapter 2 Concepts and Practices of Biological Control -- General Principles in Disease Control 13; -- Antagonism of Biological Agent13; -- Biocontrol of Viral Diseases13; -- Role of Phytoalexins in Biological Control13; -- Biocontrol by Genetic Manipulation of Agents13; -- Role of Different Microorganisms in Biological Control13; -- Role of Other Factors in Biological Control13; -- Chapter 3 Baculoviruses as Biocontrol Agents -- Future Possibilities for Baculovirus Insecticides13; -- Safety of Baculoviruses for Biological Control13; -- Chapter 4 Bacillus Thurigiensis as a Biocontrol Agent -- Insecticidal Toxin and Mode of Action of Bacillus Thuringienis13; -- Implications of the diversity of cry genes13; -- Genetic improvement of B. Thuringiensis and other organisms13; -- Chapter 5 Fungi as Biocontrol Agents -- Control of Plant Pathogenic Fungi13; -- Biocontrol of Nematodes13; -- Fungi as Parasites13; -- Fungi as Predators13; -- The Trapping Mechanisms in Fungi Adhesive Structures13; -- Biocontrol of Insects13; -- Chapter 6 Insects and Nematodes as Biocontrol Agents -- Chapter 7 Biocontrol Using Biological Products -- Volatile Phytochemicals and Oils13; -- Plant Extracts13; -- Phytoalexins13; -- Polyamine Biosynthesis Inhibitors13; -- Pheromones in Insect Control13; -- Anti-Microbial Substances13; -- Chapter 8 Production of Transgenic Plants and Biological Control -- InsectResistant Plants13; -- Virus-Resistant Plants13; -- Bacterial Infection Resisting Plants13; -- Chapter 9 Application of Biotechnological Methods for the Control of Pests and Diseases -- Biological Control of Citrus Pests13; -- Biological Control of Disease of Fingermillet13; -- Biological Control of Fruit Diseases13; -- Biological Control of Crown Gall13; -- Biological Control of Various Vectors Causing Human Diseases13; -- Biocontrol of Mosquitoes13; -- Biocontrol of Cockroaches13; -- Biocontrol of Grasshoppers13; -- Biocontrol of Rodents13; -- Chapter 10 Discussion -- Bibliography13; -- Index
Control code
646817582
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 103 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281788887
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646817582
Label
Biopesticides : a biotechnological approach, S.R. Joshi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover13; -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Foreword -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- Chapter 1 Introduction -- History of Pest Management. 13; -- Pesticides: An Overview13; -- Pesticide Classification13; -- Dealing with Chemophobia13; -- Selection of Pesticides13; -- Development of New Biological Pesticides13; -- Microbial Insecticides13; -- Other ways of Biocontrol13; -- Biotechnology, Food and Integrated Pest Management13; -- Biotechnology in Biopesticide Development13; -- Biotechnology and Crop Resistance13; -- Future Perspectives13; -- Chapter 2 Concepts and Practices of Biological Control -- General Principles in Disease Control 13; -- Antagonism of Biological Agent13; -- Biocontrol of Viral Diseases13; -- Role of Phytoalexins in Biological Control13; -- Biocontrol by Genetic Manipulation of Agents13; -- Role of Different Microorganisms in Biological Control13; -- Role of Other Factors in Biological Control13; -- Chapter 3 Baculoviruses as Biocontrol Agents -- Future Possibilities for Baculovirus Insecticides13; -- Safety of Baculoviruses for Biological Control13; -- Chapter 4 Bacillus Thurigiensis as a Biocontrol Agent -- Insecticidal Toxin and Mode of Action of Bacillus Thuringienis13; -- Implications of the diversity of cry genes13; -- Genetic improvement of B. Thuringiensis and other organisms13; -- Chapter 5 Fungi as Biocontrol Agents -- Control of Plant Pathogenic Fungi13; -- Biocontrol of Nematodes13; -- Fungi as Parasites13; -- Fungi as Predators13; -- The Trapping Mechanisms in Fungi Adhesive Structures13; -- Biocontrol of Insects13; -- Chapter 6 Insects and Nematodes as Biocontrol Agents -- Chapter 7 Biocontrol Using Biological Products -- Volatile Phytochemicals and Oils13; -- Plant Extracts13; -- Phytoalexins13; -- Polyamine Biosynthesis Inhibitors13; -- Pheromones in Insect Control13; -- Anti-Microbial Substances13; -- Chapter 8 Production of Transgenic Plants and Biological Control -- InsectResistant Plants13; -- Virus-Resistant Plants13; -- Bacterial Infection Resisting Plants13; -- Chapter 9 Application of Biotechnological Methods for the Control of Pests and Diseases -- Biological Control of Citrus Pests13; -- Biological Control of Disease of Fingermillet13; -- Biological Control of Fruit Diseases13; -- Biological Control of Crown Gall13; -- Biological Control of Various Vectors Causing Human Diseases13; -- Biocontrol of Mosquitoes13; -- Biocontrol of Cockroaches13; -- Biocontrol of Grasshoppers13; -- Biocontrol of Rodents13; -- Chapter 10 Discussion -- Bibliography13; -- Index
Control code
646817582
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 103 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281788887
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646817582

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