Mechanical Integration of Plant Cells and Plants

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ISBN: 978-3-642-19090-2 (Print) 978-3-642-19091-9 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Pages 1-25

    Introduction: Tensegral World of Plants

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    Pages 27-52

    Micromechanics of Cell Walls

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    Pages 53-90

    Mechanics of the Cytoskeleton

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    Pages 91-116

    Intracellular Movements: Integration at the Cellular Level as Reflected in the Organization of Organelle Movements

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    Pages 117-132

    Generating a Cellular Protuberance: Mechanics of Tip Growth

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    Pages 133-172

    Mechanics of the Meristems

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    Pages 173-194

    Mechanical Force Responses of Plant Cells and Plants

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    Pages 195-223

    Mechanical Aspects of Gravity-Controlled Growth, Development and Morphogenesis

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    Pages 225-240

    Osmosensing

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    Pages 241-267

    Plants as Mechano-Osmotic Transducers

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    Pages 269-302

    Integrative Mechanobiology of Growth and Architectural Development in Changing Mechanical Environments

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    Pages 303-327

    Hydraulics of Vascular Water Transport

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    Pages 329-344

    microRNAs and Mechanical Stress

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 345-351