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1st Edition

Molecular Approaches in Plant Abiotic Stress

ISBN 9781466588936
Published November 25, 2013 by CRC Press
430 Pages 21 Color & 14 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

Plants under abiotic stress are those suffering from drought, extreme temperatures, flood and other natural—but non-living—factors. Abiotic stress is responsible for reduced yields in several major crops, and climate change is focusing research in this area. To minimize cellular damage cause by such stresses, plants have evolved complex, well coordinated adaptive responses that operate at the transcriptional level. Understanding these processes is key to manipulating plant performance to withstand stress. This book deals with the role of gene silencing in the adaptation of plants to these stresses, and documents the molecular regulatory systems for the abiotic response.

Table of Contents

Genes ppdandVrn as Components of Molecular - Genetic System of Wheat Regulation Resistance (Triticumaestivum L.) to Abiotic Stress, O.A. Avksentyeva and V.V. Zhmurko
Plant WRKY Gene Family And Its Response to Abiotic Stress, Siddanagouda S. Biradar, Pingchuan Deng and Song Weining
Induced Tolerance and Priming for Abiotic Stress in Plants, Ines Ben Rejeb, LiviaAtauri Miranda, MélanieCordier, and Brigitte Mauch-Mani
Roles of Hsp70 in Plant Abioticstress, VeronikaDoubnerová and Helena Ryšlavá
Potential Role of Small RNAs during Stress in Plants, O. P. Gupta and P. Sharma
DeepSuperSAGE in a Friendly Bioinformaticapproach:Identifying Molecular Targets Responding to Abiotic Stress in Plants, Éderson Akio Kido, José Ribamar Ferreira Neto, Suzana de AragãoBritto Kido, ValescaPandolfi, and Ana Maria Benko-Iseppon
Regulation of Translation as Response to Abiotic Stress, SiraEchevarría Zomeño, BorjaBelda-Palazón, M. Mar Castellano, and Alejandro Ferrando
Metabolomics and Its Role to Study Plant Abiotic Stress Responses, Divya Gupta and Ajeet Singh
Molecular Approaches for Plant Transcription Factor Characterization, MuriloSiqueiraAlves and Luciano Gomes Fietto
New Insights in the Functional Genomics of Plants Responding to Abiotic Stress, AvinashMarwal, Anurag Kumar Sahu, and Rajarshi Kumar Gaur
Cold stress Signaling and Tolerance in Rice, GuoshengXieandRyozo Imai
Mathematical Modelling for Investigation of Plant Cold Tolerance, Thomas Nägele and Arnd G. Heyer
Physiological, Biochemical and Molecular Mechanisms of Drought Tolerance in Plants, Rohit Joshi and Ratna Karan
Proteomic Analyses of Alterations In Plant Proteome Under Drought Stress, Ansuman Roy
AREB/ABF Proteins are Master Transcription Factors That Mediate Aba-Dependent Gene Regulation During Water-Stress, María Noelia Muñiz García and Daniela Andrea Capiati
Root studies for Drought Tolerance in Wheat, Sonia Sheoran, Mamrutha H.M, Virender Singh, and Anita Meena
Abiotic Stress in Lotus: Aluminum And Drought, Peter Pal'ove-Balang, Marco Betti, Pedro Díaz, Carmen M. Pérez-Delgado, Margarita GarcíaCalderón, Jorge Monza, and Antonio J. Márquez
Genes Regulated in Plants Under Salt Stress, SávioPinho dos Reis, Aline Medeiros Lima, and Cláudia Regina Batista de Souza
Molecular Aspects of Crop Response to Abiotic Stress with an Emphasis on Drought and Salinity, AbazarRajabi, Eric Ober, PeymanNorouzi, KhadijeRazavi, SaeedSadeghzadeHemayati, and SeyedYaghoubSadeghian
Plant-Arthropod Interactions Affected by Water Deficit Stress and Soil Salinity through Association with Changes in Plant Free Amino Acid Accumulations, Allan T. Showler
Hydrogen Sulfide as a Potent Regulator of Plant Abiotic Stress Responses, Vasileios Fotopoulos, Anastasis Christou, and George Manganaris
Multifaceted Role of Glutathione in Environmental Stress Management, Sharmila Chattopadhyay

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