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Mutagenic effects of sodium azide on some qualitative traits of maize (Zea mays)

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Mustapha Babayo Dahiru , Adamu Yarima, Aminu Idris Abubakar and Zainab A, Abubakar
ยป doi: 10.33472/AFJBS.3.1.2021.52-57


This research was conducted to determine the effects of sodium azide on some quantitative traits of maize varieties namely: Hakorin hajiya (local variety) and Sam-15 variety (improve variety). The seeds were presoaked in distilled water for six hours, and transferred into various concentrations (0.00%, 0.01%, 0.02% and 0.03%) of sodium azide for another six hours

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