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ISRN Biotechnology
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 942868, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2013/942868
Research Article

Temperature Effect on Morphobiochemical Characters in Some Black Gram (Vigna mungo) Genotypes

1School of Biotech Sciences, Trident Academy of Creative Technology, Odisha Bhubaneswar 751024, India
2Department of Biotechnology, AMIT, Odisha Bhubaneswar 751003, India

Received 13 June 2012; Accepted 2 July 2012

Academic Editors: B. Castiglioni and M. d. L. Polizeli

Copyright © 2013 Manasi Dash and Dhara Shree. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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