Emerging Technologies and Management of Crop Stress Tolerance
  • Author : Parvaiz Ahmad
  • Release Date : 11 April 2014
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 592
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128010884

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Book Description: Emerging Technologies and Management of Crop Stress Tolerance: Volume 1 - Biological Techniques presents the latest technologies used by scientists for improvement the crop production and explores the various roles of these technologies for the enhancement of crop productivity and inhibition of pathogenic bacteria that can cause disease. This resource provides a comprehensive review of how proteomics, genomics, transcriptomics, ionomics, and micromics are a pathway to improve plant stress tolerance to increase productivity and meet the agricultural needs of the growing human population. This valuable resource will help any scientist have a better understanding of environmental stresses to improve resource management within a world of limited resources. Includes the most recent advances methods and applications of biotechnology to crop science Discusses different techniques of genomics, proteomics, transcriptomics and nanotechnology Promotes the prevention of potential diseases to inhibit bacteria postharvest quality of fruits and vegetable crops by advancing application and research Presents a thorough account of research results and critical reviews

Emerging Technologies and Management of Crop Stress Tolerance

Emerging Technologies and Management of Crop Stress Tolerance

Author : Parvaiz Ahmad,Saiema Rasool
Publisher : Academic Press
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Emerging Technologies and Management of Crop Stress Tolerance: Volume 1 - Biological Techniques presents the latest technologies used by scientists for improvement the crop production and explores the various roles of these technologies for the enhancement of crop productivity and inhibition of pathogenic bacteria that can cause disease. This resource provides ...

Emerging Technologies and Management of Crop Stress Tolerance

Emerging Technologies and Management of Crop Stress Tolerance

Author : Parvaiz Ahmad,Saiema Rasool
Publisher : Academic Press
Genre : Science
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Emerging Technologies and Management of Crop Stress Tolerance: Volume II - A Sustainable Approach helps readers take technological measures to alleviate plant stress and improve crop production in various environmental conditions. This resource provides a comprehensive review of how technology can be implemented to improve plant stress tolerance to increase ...

Emerging Technologies and Management of Crop Stress Tolerance

Emerging Technologies and Management of Crop Stress Tolerance

Author : Parvaiz Ahmad,Saiema Rasool
Publisher : Academic Press
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Emerging Technologies and Management of Crop Stress Tolerance: Volume 1 - Biological Techniques presents the latest technologies used by scientists for improvement the crop production and explores the various roles of these technologies for the enhancement of crop productivity and inhibition of pathogenic bacteria that can cause disease. This resource provides ...

Legumes under Environmental Stress

Legumes under Environmental Stress

Author : Parvaiz Ahmad
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Leguminous crops have been found to contribute almost 27% of the world’s primary crop production. However, due to environmental fluctuations, legumes are often exposed to different environmental stresses, leading to problems with growth and development, and ultimately, decreased yield. This timely review explains the transcriptomics, proteomics, genomics, metabolomics, transgenomics, functional ...

Water Stress and Crop Plants

Water Stress and Crop Plants

Author : Parvaiz Ahmad
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Science
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Plants are subjected to a variety of abiotic stresses such as drought, temperature, salinity, air pollution, heavy metals, UV radiations, etc. To survive under these harsh conditions plants are equipped with different resistance mechanisms which vary from species to species. Due to the environmental fluctuations agricultural and horticultural crops are ...

Plant Tolerance to Individual and Concurrent Stresses

Plant Tolerance to Individual and Concurrent Stresses

Author : Muthappa Senthil-Kumar
Publisher : Springer
Genre : Science
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This book focuses on multiple plant stresses and the molecular basis of adaptation, addressing the molecular mechanism and adaptation for both abiotic and biotic stresses. Ensuring the yield of crop plants grown under multiple individual and/or combined stresses is essential to sustaining productivity. In this regard, the development of ...

Handbook of Plant and Crop Stress  Fourth Edition

Handbook of Plant and Crop Stress Fourth Edition

Author : Mohammad Pessarakli
Publisher : CRC Press
Genre : Science
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Since the publication of the third edition of the Handbook of Plant and Crop Stress, continuous discoveries in the fields of plant and crop environmental stresses and their effects on plants and crops have resulted in the compilation of a large volume of the latest discoveries. Following its predecessors, this ...

Sustainable Agriculture in the Era of Climate Change

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Author : Rajib Roychowdhury,Shuvasish Choudhury,Mirza Hasanuzzaman,Sangeeta Srivastava
Publisher : Springer Nature
Genre : Science
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Under ongoing climate changes, natural and cultivated habitats of major crops are being continuously disturbed. Such conditions impose and exacerbate abiotic and biotic stressors. Drought, salinity, flood, cold, heat, heavy metals, metalloids, oxidants, irradiation, etc. are important abiotic stressors, while diseases and infections caused by plant pathogens, such as fungal ...

The Plant Family Brassicaceae

The Plant Family Brassicaceae

Author : Mirza Hasanuzzaman
Publisher : Springer Nature
Genre : Science
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This book provides all aspects of the physiology, stress responses and tolerance to abiotic stresses of the Brassicaceae plants. Different plant families have been providing food, fodder, fuel, medicine and other basic needs for the human and animal since the ancient time. Among the plant families, Brassicaceae has special importance ...

Abiotic Stress in Plants

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Author : Shah Fahad,Shah Saud,Yajun Chen,Chao Wu,Depeng Wang
Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
Genre : Science
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Environmental insults such as extremes of temperature, extremes of water status, and deteriorating soil conditions pose major threats to agriculture and food security. Employing contemporary tools and techniques from all branches of science, attempts are being made worldwide to understand how plants respond to abiotic stresses with the aim to ...

Plant Responses to Xenobiotics

Plant Responses to Xenobiotics

Author : Anita Singh,Sheo Mohan Prasad,Rajeev Pratap Singh
Publisher : Springer
Genre : Science
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This book is compilation of studies related with the xenobiotics i.e. chemical or other substance that is not normally found in the ecosystems and get accumulated at higher concentration in the biological system due to rampant industrialisation and urbanisation activities. This book has tried to give information on various ...

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Author : Dr. Vijay Pratap Singh,Dr. Samiksha Singh,Dr. Durgesh K. Tripathi,Dr. Sheo Mohan Prasad,Dr. Devendra K. Chauhan
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Science
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Describes the basics of ROS metabolism in plants and examines the broad range of ROS signaling mechanisms New discoveries about the effects of reactive oxygen species (ROS) on plants have turned ROS from being considered a bane into a boon, because their roles have been discovered in many plant developmental ...