African Journal of
Biotechnology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Biotechnol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1684-5315
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJB
  • Start Year: 2002
  • Published Articles: 12300

Full Length Research Paper

Genetic and morphological diversity among sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas (L) Lam.) accessions from different geographical areas in Malawi

Felistus Chipungu
  • Felistus Chipungu
  • Bvumbwe Agricultural Research Station, PO Box 5748, Limbe, Malawi.
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Wisdom Changadeya
  • Wisdom Changadeya
  • DNA Laboratory, Molecular Biology and Ecology Research Unit (MBERU), Department of Biological Sciences, Chancellor College, University of Malawi, P.O. Box 280, Zomba, Malawi
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Aggrey Ambali
  • Aggrey Ambali
  • NEPAD African Biosciences Initiative, Policy Alignment and Programme Development Directorate, NEPAD Agency, c/o CSIR Building 10F, Meiring Naude Road, Brummeria, Pretoria 0001, Republic of South Africa
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John Saka
  • John Saka
  • University of Malawi, University Office, P.O. Box 278, Zomba, Malawi
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Nzola Mahungu
  • Nzola Mahungu
  • The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Central Africa Hub, 4163, Avenue Haut-Congo, Commune de la Gombe, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
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Jonathan Mkumbira
  • Jonathan Mkumbira
  • Tea Research Foundation of Central Africa, P.O. Box 51, Mulanje, Malawi.
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  •  Received: 02 May 2017
  •  Accepted: 24 May 2017
  •  Published: 31 May 2017

How to cite this article

APA /
Chipungu, F., Changadeya, W., Ambali, A., Saka, J., Mahungu, N., & Mkumbira, J. (2017). Genetic and morphological diversity among sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas (L) Lam.) accessions from different geographical areas in Malawi. African Journal of Biotechnology , 16(22), 1285-1296.
Chicago /
Felistus Chipungu, Wisdom Changadeya, Aggrey Ambali, John Saka, Nzola Mahungu and Jonathan Mkumbira. "Genetic and morphological diversity among sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas (L) Lam.) accessions from different geographical areas in Malawi." African Journal of Biotechnology 16, no. 22 (2017): 1285-1296.
MLA /
Felistus Chipungu, et al. "Genetic and morphological diversity among sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas (L) Lam.) accessions from different geographical areas in Malawi." African Journal of Biotechnology 16.22 (2017): 1285-1296.