Book 2007

Salicylic Acid: A Plant Hormone


ISBN: 978-1-4020-5183-8 (Print) 978-1-4020-5184-5 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XV

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-14

    Salicylic Acid: Biosynthesis, Metabolism and Physiological Role in Plants

  3. Chapter

    Pages 15-23

    Effects of Salicylic Acid on the Bioproductivity of Plants

  4. Chapter

    Pages 25-68

    Effect of Salicylic Acid on Solute Transport in Plants

  5. Chapter

    Pages 69-89

    Role of Hormonal System in the Manifestation of Growth Promoting and Antistress Action of Salicylic Acid

  6. Chapter

    Pages 91-150

    Role of Salicylic Acid in the Induction of Abiotic Stress Tolerance

  7. Chapter

    Pages 151-162

    The Role of Salicylates in RHIZOBIUM-Legume Symbiosis and Abiotic Stresses in Higher Plants

  8. Chapter

    Pages 163-195

    Stress and Antistress Effects of Salicylic Acid and Acetyl Salicylic Acid on Potato Culture Technology

  9. Chapter

    Pages 197-246

    Salicylic Acid and Reactive Oxygen Species in the Activation of Stress Defense Genes

  10. Chapter

    Pages 247-276

    The Interplay Between Salicylic Acid and Reactive Oxygen Species During Cell Death in Plants

  11. Chapter

    Pages 277-321

    Salicylic Acid as a Defense-Related Plant Hormone

  12. Chapter

    Pages 323-334

    Salicylic Acid and Local Resistance to Pathogens

  13. Chapter

    Pages 335-370

    Salicylic Acid in Plant Disease Resistance

  14. Chapter

    Pages 371-396

    Transcriptomic Analysis of Salicylic Acid-Responsive Genes in Tobacco By-2 Cells

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 397-401