International Journal of
Genetics and Molecular Biology

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Genet. Mol. Biol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9863
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJGMB
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 131

Full Length Research Paper

Genotypic restriction patterns of finger millet (Eleusine coracana (l.) Gaertn) landraces in northern Nigeria

Umar I. D.
  • Umar I. D.
  • Department of Biological Sciences, University of Abuja, Abuja Nigeria.
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Kwon-Ndung E. H.
  • Kwon-Ndung E. H.
  • Department of Biological Sciences, Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State, Nigeria.
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Mailafia S.
  • Mailafia S.
  • Department of Veterinary Microbiology, University of Abuja, Abuja Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 09 December 2013
  •  Accepted: 01 July 2015
  •  Published: 31 May 2016


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