Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Plants: Toward the Improvement by Ashwani K. Rai (Editor), Teruhiro Takabe (Editor)

By Ashwani K. Rai (Editor), Teruhiro Takabe (Editor)

A state of the art advisor to fresh advancements within the knowing of plant reaction to abiotic stresses. each one bankruptcy displays how new concepts have helped physiologists, biochemists and molecular biologists to appreciate the fundamental difficulties of abiotic tension in plant species. The ebook offers huge bibliographies on the finish of every bankruptcy, in addition to tables and figures that illustrate the study findings.

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Many reports described the importance of APX as a ROS scavenger under oxidative stress. Recently, it was reported that the Arabidopsis mutant lacking cytosolic APX isoform showed growth suppression during normal development, and APX has multiple functions in plants [31]. However, the present fragmentary information can not still established the integrative insight which isoform could play a critical role under each situation. We have obtained the cDNA encoding peroxisomal APX (HvAPX1) in saltstressed barley by differential display [28].

And Levine, A. (2004) Induction of salt and osmotic stress tolerance by overexpression of an intracellular vesicle trafficking protein AtRab7 (AtRabG3e). Plant Physiol. 134, 118-128. 146. , Lee, H. K. (2001) The Arabidopsis LOS5/ABA3 locus encodes a molybdenum cofactor sulfurase and modulates cold and osmotic stress-responsive gene expression. Plant Cell 13, 2063-2083 147. , Kang, J. Y. (2000) ABFs, a family of ABA-responsive element binding factors. J Biol. Chem. 275, 1723-1730 STRE SS SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION 148.

Comparative analysis reveals the differences in gene expression pattern between the two plants during the initial phase of salt stress. Especially, divergent responses were observed in expression profiles involving in osmoregulation and ion homeostasis. Furthermore, transcript of methionine synthase is increased in barley, but not in rice. This is identical to abundance of methionine synthase protein that examined by Western blot analysis. Thus, direct comparison in transcriptome is useful to narrow the differences in the two plants, and give information on genetic improving of plant stress tolerance.

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