Analytical Assessments of Bioactive Compounds
1. Quantification of β-carotene, aucubin content, their associations and contribution to other economic traits in Plantago germplasm

Sougata Sarkar; Raj Kishori Lal; Ram Kishor Verma

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 215-226

Abstract
  Plant secondary metabolites have innumerable benefits in regard to human health. From the available 106 divergent lines of five Plantago species, a screening program was conducted to explore putative lines having best resources of aucubin and β-carotene. HPLC results indicated that seeds of selection ...  Read More

Quantification of β-carotene, aucubin content, their associations and contribution to other economic traits in <i>Plantago</i> germplasm


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2. Genotype × environment interaction, rhizome yield stability and selection for region specific stable genotypes in turmeric (Curcuma longa L.)

Raj Kishori Lal; Sougata Sarkar; Mohammad Zaim

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Spring 2017, , Pages 93-102

Abstract
  The present investigation was carried out to determine the stability over years among seventeen genetic stocks of turmeric assembled from different places in India for high and stable rhizomes yield. The differences among genetic stocks, years and g × e interactions were highly significant for ...  Read More

Genotype × environment interaction, rhizome yield stability and selection for region specific stable genotypes in turmeric (<i>Curcuma longa</i> L.)