2006

Abiotic stress tolerance in plants

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-4388-8 (Print) 978-1-4020-4389-5 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vii

  2. Part I - Signal transduction

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      Pages 3-29

      Stress Signal Transduction: components, pathways and network integration

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      Pages 31-45

      Identification of salt-responsive genes in monocotyledonous plants: from transcriptome to functional

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      Pages 47-57

      Phosphorylation of RNA polymerase II C-terminal domain and plant osmotic-stress responses

  3. Part II - Temperature stress

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      Pages 61-68

      Trienoic fatty acids and temperature tolerance of higher plants

  4. Part III - Oxidative stresses

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      Pages 71-90

      Nitric oxide research in agriculture: bridging the plant and bacterial realms

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      Pages 91-110

      Ultraviolet radiation stress: molecular and physiological adaptations in trees

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      Pages 111-119

      Involvement of aldehyde dehydrogenase in alleviation of post-anoxic injury in rice

  5. Part IV - Phytoremediation

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      Pages 123-133

      Genetic engineering stress tolerant plants for phytoremeditation

  6. Part V - Osmotic stresses

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      Pages 137-151

      Metabolic engineering of glycinebetaine

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      Pages 153-159

      Induction of biosynthesis of osmoprotectants in higher plants by hydrogen peroxide and its application to agriculture

  7. Part VI - Ion homeostasis

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      Pages 163-175

      Na+/H+ antiporters in plants and cyanobacteria

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      Pages 177-184

      Structural and functional relationship between cation transporters and channels

  8. Part VII - Nutrition

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      Pages 187-193

      Is cellulose synthesis enhanced by expression of sucrose sysnthesis in poplar

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      Pages 195-212

      Nitrogen metabolism in cyanobacteria under osmotic stress

  9. Part VIII - Structural responses

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      Pages 215-226

      Ultrastructural effects of salinity stress in higher plants

  10. Part IX - Development of Biotechnology

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      Pages 229-244

      Genetic diversity of saline coastal rice (Oryza Sativa L.) landraces of Bangladesh

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      Pages 245-253

      Development of marker-free and gene-exchange vectors, and its application

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      Pages 255-260

      Toward the development of biotechnology in Asia

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 261-267