Plant Secondary Metabolites, Volume Three: Their Roles in Stress Eco-physiology, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Plant Secondary Metabolites, Volume Three

Their Roles in Stress Eco-physiology, 1st Edition

Edited by Mohammed Wasim Siddiqui, Vasudha Bansal

Apple Academic Press

272 pages | 15 Color Illus. | 37 B/W Illus.

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This third book in the three-volume Plant Secondary Metabolites examines the relationship between environmental stress and the physiology of plants, leading to stimulation of secondary metabolites. Various stressors are discussed, including plant and soil interfaces, changing climate elements, essential plant nutrients, pest insects, plant pathogens and microrganisms, and more. The chapters, written by experienced experts, also address the diverse utilization of plant-originated secondary metabolites and more.

Table of Contents

Environmental Stress and Stress Biology in Plants. Significance of Soil Organic Matter in Relation to Plants and Their Products. Plant and Soil Interfaces and Their Interactions under Different Climate. Plant Essential Nutrients and Nutrient Composition in Soil and Activity of Plant Metabolites. Secondary Plant Metabolites: Mechanisms and Roles in Insect Pest Management. Secondary Metabolites in Pathogen-Induced Plant Defense. Polyhydroxyalkanoates: A Valuable Secondary Metabolite Produced in Microorganisms and Plants. Diverse Utilization of Plant-Originated Secondary Metabolites.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HEA011000
HEALTH & FITNESS / Herbal Medications
MED004000
MEDICAL / Alternative Medicine
SCI000000
SCIENCE / General
TEC012000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Food Science