2010

Arbuscular Mycorrhizas: Physiology and Function

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ISBN: 978-90-481-9488-9 (Print) 978-90-481-9489-6 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Host-fungal Interactions: Pre-penetration

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-32

      Fungal Spore Germination and Pre-symbiotic Mycelial Growth – Physiological and Genetic Aspects

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 33-56

      Functional Categories of Root Exudate Compounds and their Relevance to AM Fungal Growth

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 57-71

      The Making of Symbiotic Cells in Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Roots

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 73-90

      Strigolactones and Their Role in Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Symbiosis

  3. Host-fungal Interactions: Post-penetration

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 91-91

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 93-116

      Molecular–Physiological Aspects of the AM Symbiosis Post Penetration

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 117-135

      Phosphate Transporters in Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Symbiosis

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 137-167

      Nutrient Uptake: The Arbuscular Mycorrhiza Fungal Symbiosis as a Plant Nutrient Acquisition Strategy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 169-190

      Hormonal Responses in Host Plants Triggered by Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi

  4. Host-fungal Interactions: Post-penetration

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 191-191

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 193-207

      Impact of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Symbiosis on Plant Response to Biotic Stress: The Role of Plant Defence Mechanisms

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 209-236

      Biotic Environment of the Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi in Soil

  5. Influence of the Symbiosis on the Host and its Surrounding: Host Response to Abiotic Stress

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 237-237

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 239-256

      Host Response to Osmotic Stresses: Stomatal Behaviour and Water Use Efficiency of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Plants

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 257-276

      Metal Tolerant Mycorrhizal Plants: A Review from the Perspective on Industrial Waste in Temperate Region

  6. Evolutionary and Diversity Perspectives of Mycorrhizal Association

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 277-277

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 279-295

      Effect of Differences Among Crop Species and Cultivars on the Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Symbiosis

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 297-320

      Mycorrhizal Symbiosis and Plant Reproduction

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 321-323