Special Issue "Advances in Plant Genetic Diversity for Food Security and Livelihood Preservation"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 June 2023) | Viewed by 137
Human, biotic and environmental constraints have led to significant losses of genetic diversity within species in recent decades, and plants have not been spared from this phenomenon. It is now well known that plant genetic diversity is an important heritage that needs to be preserved for social, environmental and economic reasons. In the context of global change, agro-ecological transition and an unpredictable future, the intraspecific genetic diversity of plant species is considered a major lever for crop resilience. It is now urgent to deepen our knowledge of this diversity and preserve it for future generations.. In this Special Issue of the International Journal of Molecular Science, we aim to publish high-quality research articles and reviews on the molecular genetic diversity analyses of cultivated plants around the world, which allow to enable the implementation of conservation strategies adapted to each context; to support genetic improvement programmes; or to provide in-depth knowledge on the resilience of species to biotic and abiotic stresses.
Dr. Lassois Ludivine
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- genetic diversity