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By Noureddine Benkeblia

Taking a vast and cutting edge informational method, Sustainable Agriculture and New Biotechnologies is the 1st e-book to use omic applied sciences to handle concerns with regards to knowing and bettering agricultural sustainability within the meals creation technique. The transformation from business to sustainable agriculture is mentioned in the frameworks of recent biotechnologies and worldwide environmental adjustments. whereas contemplating this alteration, the booklet covers: using new biotechnologies to aid within the production of extra sustainable agricultural practices, together with tools in molecular biology, genetic engineering, and the hot rising applied sciences, akin to metabolomics, metagenomics, nutrigenomics, and ionomics the trail to arrive the target of the worldwide sustainable agricultural and meals creation structures in an international of restricted typical assets and starting to be environmental degradation rules that keep watch over the hot agricultural and foodstuff creation platforms together with breeding courses for extra sustainable vegetation, soil administration, and setting protection it truly is transparent that biotechnological techniques turns into more and more vital sooner or later and shift from business to a sustainable agriculture can be precious. whereas many books are inclined to make "a quickly and simple hyperlink" among those assorted worlds, Sustainable Agriculture and New Biotechnologies describes precisely how omics can give a contribution to larger nutrition productiveness and safeguard, and agricultural sustainability sooner or later.

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3 KOME The Knowledge-based Oryza Molecular biological Encyclopedia (KOME) is a database for fulllength cDNAs of japonica rice (The Rice Full-Length cDNA Consortium, 2003). In this database, 170,000 full-length cDNA clones have been grouped into 28,000 independent groups, and all representative clones have been completely sequenced. The KOME database contains not only sequence information but also information on homologous sequences from the public databases, mapping information, alternative splicing, protein domains, transmembrane structure, cellular localization and gene function with corresponding GO term.

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