AFLP Assessment of Sweetpotato Genetic Diversity in Four Tropical American Regions

This survey is part of CIP’s molecular assessment of genetic diversity in the sweetpotato collection. The information obtained is meant to enhance understanding of the genetic structure in the American sweetpotato gene pool and help to rationalize its management.

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Authors: D.P. Zhang, Z. Huaman, J.C. Cervantes, E.E. Carey, Marc Ghislain

Subject: Genetic diversity of sweetpotato

Publication Date: 1998

Publisher: International Potato Center (CIP)

Contributors: Karen Ayabei

Format: pdf

Language: English

Keywords: Gene bank, Genetic diversity of sweetpotato, Germplasm management


Zhang, D.P., Ghislain, M., Huamán, Z., Cervantes, J. and Carey, E., 1997. AFLP assessment of sweetpotato genetic diversity in four tropical american regions. CIP program Report, 1998, pp.303-310.

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