I= GENETIC BASIS OF HEAT TOLERANCE IN UPLAND COTTON
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Title of Thesis
GENETIC BASIS OF HEAT TOLERANCE IN UPLAND COTTON

Author(s)
MUHAMMAD MASOOD AKHTAR
Institute/University/Department Details
Department Of Plant Breeding & Genetics/ University of Agriculture, Faisalabad
Session
2007
Subject
Plant Breeding
Number of Pages
117
Keywords (Extracted from title, table of contents and abstract of thesis)
cotton, heat tolerance, heat stress, plant development, heat resistance, crop cultivars, cotton germplasm

Abstract
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S. No. Chapter Title of the Chapters Page Size (KB)
1 0 Contents
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2 1 Introduction 1
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3 2 Review Of Literature 6
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  2.1 Stress And Heat Stress 6
  2.2 Effect Of Heat Stress On Crop Plants 7
  2.3 Sensitivity Of Different Plant Development Stages And Processes To Heat 10
  2.4 Mechanisms Of Heat Resistance 12
  2.5 Selection Criteria For Heat Tolerance 15
4 3 Materials And Methods 19
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  3.1 Evaluation Of Cotton Germplasm For Heat Tolerance 19
  3.2 Genetic Studies Of Heat Tolerance 22
5 4 Results 31
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  4.1 Variation For Heat Tolerance In Upland Cotton At Reproductive Stage 31
  4.2 Genetic Basis Of Heat Tolerance At Maturity 38
6 5 Discussion 93
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7 6 Summary 100
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  6.1 Literature Cited 103