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Vegetable Science      (17 scientists)

Dr Zakir Hussain


Field of Specialisation : Vegetable Breeding (Tomato)

Dr Zakir Hussain

Principal Scientist

M.Sc. : CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar

Ph.D : CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar

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PG School, Faculty Disciplines : Genetics

No. of Students Guided : -    M.Sc :   Nil

   Ph.D :   NIl

Top 10 Publications having NAAS rating 6 and above with first or corresponding author only

  1. Hussain Zakir and R.K. Tyagi (2006) In vitro corm induction and genetic stability of regenerated plants in taro [Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott]. Indian Journal of Biotechnology 5: 535-542.
  2. Hussain Zakir, RK Tyagi, R Sharma and A Agrawal (2008) Genetic diversity in in vitro-conserved germplasm of Curcuma L. as revealed by RAPD markers. Biologia Plantarum 52:627-633
  3. Hussain Zakir, Sangita Yadav, Sanjay Kumar, Poonam Suneja, M A Nizar, S K Yadav, Shiv K Yadav and M Dutta (2015) Molecular characterization of niger [Guizotia abyssinica (L.f.) Cass.] germplasms diverse for oil parameters. Indian Journal of Biotechnology 14:344-350
  4. Hussain Zakir, Suman Lata, Manisha Mangal, B S Tomar, R K Yadav, Gokul Gosavi, Ashwani Kumar, Pawan Yadav, Monika, S K Yadav (2019) Validation of molecular markers for multiple disease resistance in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum). Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 89:964-68.

Patent / Technologies / Methodologies / System etc. (Upto Five) :

  1. In vitro conservation of taro.
  1. Use of molecular markers in genetic analysis of in vitro-conserved germplasm.
  1. Development of ToLCD resistant tomato breeding lines