Tissue Culture in Forestry

  • J. M. Bonga
  • D. J. Durzan

Part of the Forestry Sciences book series (FOSC, volume 5)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI
  2. J. M. Bonga, D. J. Durzan
    Pages 1-3
  3. J. M. Bonga
    Pages 4-35
  4. A. David
    Pages 72-108
  5. C. L. Brown, H. E. Sommer
    Pages 109-149
  6. R. Durand-Cresswell, M. Boulay, A. Franclet
    Pages 150-181
  7. J. F. Reynolds
    Pages 182-207
  8. H. V. Amerson, R. L. Mott
    Pages 208-230
  9. J. B. Zaerr, M. O. Mapes
    Pages 231-255
  10. Trevor A. Thorpe
    Pages 325-368
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 413-420

About this book

Introduction

2. IMPORTANCE OF NITROGEN METABOLISM 2. 1. Range of naturally occurring nitrogenous components in forest trees 2. 2. Gene expression and mapping 2. 3. Metabolic changes in organized and unorganized systems 2. 4. Nitrogen and nutrition 2. 5. Aspects of intermediary nitrogen metabolism 3. NITROGEN METABOLISM IN GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT 3. 1. Precultural factors 3. 2. Callus formation 3. 3. Cell suspensions 3. 3. 1. Conifers 3. 3. 2. Acer 3. 4. Morphogenesis 3. 4. 1. Nitrogen metabolism of natural embryos 3. 4. 2. Somatic embryogenesis 3. 4. 2. 1. Sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua) 3. 4. 2. 2. Douglar-fir and loblolly pine 3. 4. 3. Organogenesis 4. OUTLOOK 11. CARBOHYDRATE UTILIZATION AND METABOLISM - T. A. Thorpe 325 1. INTRODUCTION 2. NUTRITIONAL ASPECTS 3. CARBOHYDRATE UPTAKE 4. CARBOHYDRATE METABOLISM 4. 1. Sucrose degradation 4. 2. Metabolism of other carbon sources 4. 3. Hexose mobilization and metabolism 4. 3. 1. Cell cycle studies 4. 3. 2. Growth studies 4. 3. 3. Organized development 4. 4. Cell wall biogenesis 4. 4. 1. Primary cell walls 4. 4. 2. Cell wall turnover 4. 4. 3. Secondary cell walls 4. 5. Carbon skeleton utilization 5. OSMOTIC ROLE 6. CONCLUDING THOUGHTS 369 12. THE USE OF IN VITRO TECHNIQUES FOR GENETIC MODIFICATIO~FOREST TREES - E. G. Kirby 1. INTRODUCTION 2. IN VITRO SELECTION 2. 1. Natural variation 2. 2. Induction of variation 2. 3. Selection techniques 2. 4. Plant regeneration 2 . • 5. Applications x 3. SOMATIC HYBRIDIZATION 3. 1.

Keywords

Forestry forest trees growth metabolism

Editors and affiliations

  • J. M. Bonga
    • 1
  • D. J. Durzan
    • 2
  1. 1.Maritimes Forest Research CenterFrederictonCanada
  2. 2.Department of PomologyUniversity of CaliforniaDavisUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-017-3538-4
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1982
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-90-481-8272-5
  • Online ISBN 978-94-017-3538-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0924-5480
  • Series Online ISSN 1875-1334
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