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Nitin Mantri, Vikas Patade, Suprasanna Penna (auth.),'s Abiotic Stress Responses in Plants: Metabolism, Productivity PDF

By Nitin Mantri, Vikas Patade, Suprasanna Penna (auth.), Parvaiz Ahmad, M.N.V. Prasad (eds.)

ISBN-10: 1461406331

ISBN-13: 9781461406334

Abiotic tension reason adjustments in soil-plant-atmosphere continuum and is chargeable for lowered yield in different significant vegetation. as a result, the topic of abiotic pressure reaction in crops - metabolism, productiveness and sustainability - is gaining massive value within the modern global. Abiotic rigidity is an essential component of “climate change,” a fancy phenomenon with a variety of unpredictable affects at the atmosphere. lengthy publicity to those abiotic stresses ends up in altered metabolism and harm to biomolecules. crops evolve safety mechanisms to tolerate those stresses by way of upregulation of osmolytes, osmoprotectants, and enzymatic and non-enzymatic antioxidants, and so on. This quantity offers with abiotic stress-induced morphological and anatomical adjustments, abberations in metabolism, recommendations and ways to extend salt tolerance, coping with the drought tension, sustainable fruit construction and postharvest tension remedies, function of glutathione reductase, flavonoids as antioxidants in crops, the function of salicylic acid and trehalose in crops, stress-induced flowering. The position of soil natural topic in mineral nutrients and fatty acid profile in line with heavy steel tension also are handled. Proteomic markers for oxidative pressure as a brand new instruments for reactive oxygen species and photosynthesis learn, abscisic acid signaling in crops are lined with selected examples. rigidity responsive genes and gene items together with expressed proteins which are implicated in conferring tolerance to the plant are awarded. therefore, this quantity may presents the reader with a large spectrum of data together with key references and with a great number of illustrations and tables.

Dr. Parvaiz is Assistant Professor in Botany at A.S. collage, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India. He has accomplished his post-graduation in Botany in 2000 from Jamia Hamdard New Delhi India. After his Ph.D from the Indian Institute of know-how (IIT) Delhi, India in 2007 he joined the overseas Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, New Delhi. He has released greater than 20 examine papers in peer reviewed journals and four publication chapters. He has additionally edited a quantity that's in press with Studium Press Pvt. India Ltd., New Delhi, India. Dr. Parvaiz is actively engaged in learning the molecular and physio-biochemical responses of alternative vegetation (mulberry, pea, Indian mustard) lower than environmental stress.

Prof. M.N.V. Prasad is a Professor within the division of Plant Sciences on the college of Hyderabad, India. He got B.Sc. (1973) and M.Sc. (1975) levels from Andhra collage, India, and the Ph.D. measure (1979) in botany from the collage of Lucknow, India. Prasad has released 216 articles in peer reviewed journals and eighty two booklet chapters and convention lawsuits within the huge sector of environmental botany and heavy steel rigidity in vegetation. he's the writer, co-author, editor, or co-editor for 8 books. he's the recipient of Pitamber Pant nationwide atmosphere Fellowship of 2007 presented via the Ministry of setting and Forests, govt of India.

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