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Nitrogen Metabolism in Rice

1st Edition

By Pranab Basuchaudhuri

CRC Press

276 pages

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pub: 2016-03-17
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Nitrogen is an essential primary nutrient for plant growth and development. With the demand for high growth and yield of plants and the depletion of organics in soil, nitrogen availability in soil has become insufficient. This simple and comprehensive book covers the important and current information regarding rice plant biology and nitrogen metabo

Table of Contents

Introduction. Nitrogen Nutrition. Nitrate Reduction. Nitrogen Assimilation. Ammonia Assimilation. Polyamines. Amino Acids. Chlorophyll. Proteins. Nucleic Acids.

About the Author

Dr. Basuchaudhuri obtained his M.Sc(Ag) and Ph.D. degrees in 1972 and 1977 from Calcutta University. In 1972, he joined Calcutta University as a Research Scholar and then worked as Plant Physiologist from 1975 to 1984. In 1984, he joined the Indian Council of Agricultural Research as a Senior Scientist. Dr. Basuchaudhuri has over forty years of experience in research, teaching and field work, and he has published more than 50 research articles and one book.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Botany
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / General