2013

Plant Acclimation to Environmental Stress

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-5000-9 (Print) 978-1-4614-5001-6 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

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    Pages 1-27

    Plant Acclimation to Environmental Stress Using Priming Agents

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    Pages 29-69

    Facing the Cold Stress by Plants in the Changing Environment: Sensing, Signaling, and Defending Mechanisms

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    Pages 71-84

    Drought and Salinity Tolerant Biofuel Crops for the Thar Desert

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    Pages 85-99

    Strategies for the Salt Tolerance in Bacteria and Archeae and its Implications in Developing Crops for Adverse Conditions

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    Pages 101-146

    Adverse Effects of Abiotic Stresses on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants and Their Alleviation by Calcium

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    Pages 147-161

    Role of DREB-Like Proteins in Improving Stress Tolerance of Transgenic Crops

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    Pages 163-176

    Homeobox Genes as Potential Candidates for Crop Improvement Under Abiotic Stress

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    Pages 177-195

    APETALA2 Gene Family: Potential for Crop Improvement Under Adverse Conditions

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    Pages 197-232

    Osmoprotectants: Potential for Crop Improvement Under Adverse Conditions

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    Pages 233-267

    Epigenetic Modifications in Plants Under Adverse Conditions: Agricultural Applications

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    Pages 269-322

    Physiological Role of Nitric Oxide in Plants Grown Under Adverse Environmental Conditions

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    Pages 323-342

    Weeds as a Source of Genetic Material for Crop Improvement Under Adverse Conditions

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    Pages 343-357

    Sustainable Agriculture Practices for Food and Nutritional Security

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    Pages 359-401

    Arbuscular Mycorrhiza: Approaches for Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Crop Plants for Sustainable Agriculture

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    Pages 403-432

    Biofertilizers: A Sustainable Eco-Friendly Agricultural Approach to Crop Improvement

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    Pages 433-459

    Plant Pathogen Interactions: Crop Improvement Under Adverse Conditions

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 461-482

    Can G-Proteins be the Key Proteins for Overcoming Environmental Stresses and Increasing Crop Yield in Plants?

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 483-493