Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases and Wound Stress
One of the most severe environmental stresses that plants encounter during their life cycle is wounding. Plants respond to wound stress by activating a set of genes that encode proteins involved in healing injured tissues. In recent years, mitogen-activated protein kinases have been implicated to be key signal molecules in the initial signal transduction pathways that mediate this stress to expression of genes.
KeywordsSalicylic Acid Jasmonic Acid Wound Response Wound Stress Plant Signal Transduction
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