Jinquan Li

South China Agricultural University China

Dr. Jinquan Li obtained his master’s and PhD degrees in Crop Science at Shenyang Agricultural University and South China Agricultural University in 2000 and 2003, respectively. In July 2003 and 2011, he worked at South China Agricultural University as an assistant professor (an associate professor since December 2008) in Plant Genetics and Breeding. During 2009 and 2011, he worked at the Max Planck Institutes for Plant Breeding Research, in Germany, as a postdoc and later as a project scientist between October 2011 and October 2014. From November 2014 to the present, he has worked as a scientist in the German Plant Phenotyping Network (DPPN) project at the Institute of Plant Sciences (IBG-2), Institute of Bio- and Geosciences, Research Center, Jülich, Germany.

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Rice provides staple food for more than 50% of the world's population and is an important crop in the world. With the new technologies such as high-throughput genome sequencing and integrated "-omis" methods applied in rice researches, great advancements have been made. This book was aimed to show a glance of new advancements in the international rice researches. The first section of the book introduced rice cultivation and production. As core sections of the book, the second and third sections introduced physiological and genetic mechanisms on grain quality and biotic and abiotic stress resistance as well as breeding. In the last section, we introduced new technologies such as chromatin immunoprecipitation, integrated "-omis" methods, and bistatic interferometry technology in rice research.

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