2010

Plant Developmental Biology - Biotechnological Perspectives

Volume 2

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ISBN: 978-3-642-04669-8 (Print) 978-3-642-04670-4 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

  2. Cell Differentiation and Development In Vitro

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-26

      Developmental Biology of Somatic Embryogenesis

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      Pages 27-44

      Microspore Embryogenesis

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      Pages 45-64

      Stress and Somaclonal Variation

  3. Plant Processes and Their Regulation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 66-66

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      Pages 67-82

      Photosynthate Partitioning

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      Pages 83-104

      Molecular Physiology of Seed Maturation and Seed Storage Protein Biosynthesis

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      Pages 105-115

      Fatty Acid Biosynthesis and Regulation in Plants

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      Pages 117-137

      Biosynthesis and Regulation of Carotenoids in Plants—Micronutrients, Vitamins and Health Benefits

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      Pages 139-160

      Biosynthesis and Regulation of Alkaloids

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      Pages 161-187

      Molecular Biology and Biotechnology of Flower Pigments

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      Pages 189-205

      Biosynthesis and Regulation of Flower Scent

  4. Hormonal and Environmental Signalling

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 208-208

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      Pages 209-226

      Amino Compound-Containing Lipids: a Novel Class of Signals Regulating Plant Development

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      Pages 227-235

      The Roles of YUCCA Genes in Local Auxin Biosynthesis and Plant Development

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      Pages 237-254

      Role of Cytokinin in the Regulation of Plant Development

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      Pages 255-274

      Light Signalling in Plant Developmental Regulation

  5. Molecular Genetics of Developmental Regulation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 276-276

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      Pages 277-294

      RNA Silencing in Plants

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      Pages 295-323

      DNA Methylation: a Dynamic Regulator of Genome Organization and Gene Expression in Plants

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      Pages 325-344

      Molecular Mechanisms in Epigenetic Regulation of Plant Growth and Development

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      Pages 345-370

      Activation Tagging for Gain-of-Function Mutants

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      Pages 371-391

      Regulatory Mechanisms of Homologous Recombination in Higher Plants

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      Pages 393-414

      Synthetic Promoter Engineering

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 415-423