By A. Leone, C. Perrotta, B. Maresca (auth.), Luigi Sanità di Toppi, Barbara Pawlik-Skowrońska (eds.)

ISBN-10: 9048164346

ISBN-13: 9789048164349

ISBN-10: 9401702551

ISBN-13: 9789401702553

This ebook offers a precious perception into how the realm of plant model to abiotic stresses has stepped forward throughout the software of the recent applied sciences. The booklet contains 8 chapters written by means of notable scientists the world over, who perform examine on the leading edge in their disciplines. the subjects, addressed in updated particular chapters, contain results and responses of vegetation to stresses as a result of such components as: 1) extreme temperature, 2) low temperature (chilling and freezing), three) salt, four) drought, five) flooding, 6) heavy metals, 7) increased carbon dioxide, eight) ozone.

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Biotech. 11,138. Stals H, Inze D. (2001). Trends Plant Sci. 6, 359. , Yokoi S. (2000). Plant Cell Environ. 23, 107. H. and Schoffl, F. (1996). Mol. Gen. 252, II. CHAPTER 2 CHILLING AND FREEZING STRESSES IN PLANTS: CELLULAR RESPONSES AND MOLECULAR STRATEGIES FOR ADAPTATION M. BRACALEa AND I. H Dunant 3,21100, Varese, Italy b IBBA, CNR,via Bassini 15, 20133, Milano, Italy Abstract. Cold affects agronomic yield and product quality. The mechanisms by which plants translate cold perception into specific gene expression are not yet completely understood; the available evidence is not yet arranged into an overall coherent picture.

1. INTRODUCTION Plants can grow only in species-specific temperature intervals. Below the minimum temperature their performance is reduced by cold stress, one of the most serious abiotic environmental stress that plants have to cope with throughout their life cycle. In the next years, "a range of credible scenarios of greenhouse gas emission could increase radiative forcing to cause a 3-6°C increase in mean land surface temperature at high and temperate latitudes" [1]. Thus, the mean temperature will rise.

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