November 28, 2017

Download PDF by Parvaiz Ahmad,M.N.V. Prasad: Abiotic Stress Responses in Plants: Metabolism, Productivity

By Parvaiz Ahmad,M.N.V. Prasad

Abiotic tension reason adjustments in soil-plant-atmosphere continuum and is chargeable for diminished yield in different significant crops.  hence, the topic of abiotic tension reaction in vegetation - metabolism, productiveness and sustainability - is gaining substantial importance within the modern international. Abiotic pressure is a vital part of “climate change,” a fancy phenomenon with a variety of unpredictable affects at the atmosphere. lengthy publicity to these abiotic stresses ends up in altered metabolism and harm to biomolecules. crops evolve safeguard mechanisms to tolerate these stresses by means of upregulation of osmolytes, osmoprotectants, and enzymatic and non-enzymatic antioxidants, and so forth. This quantity offers with abiotic stress-induced morphological and anatomical adjustments, abberations in metabolism, thoughts and techniques to extend salt tolerance, coping with the drought rigidity, sustainable fruit construction and postharvest tension treatments,  position of glutathione reductase, flavonoids as antioxidants in vegetation, the function of salicylic acid and trehalose in vegetation, stress-induced flowering.  The position of soil natural subject in mineral meals and fatty acid profile in keeping with heavy steel rigidity also are handled. Proteomic markers for oxidative rigidity as a brand new instruments for reactive oxygen species and photosynthesis examine, abscisic acid signaling in vegetation 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 provided. hence, this quantity could presents the reader with a large spectrum of data together with key references and with numerous illustrations and tables.


Dr. Parvaiz is Assistant Professor in Botany at A.S. university, 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 foreign Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, New Delhi. He has released greater than 20 examine papers in peer reviewed journals and four booklet 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 crops (mulberry, pea, Indian mustard) lower than environmental stress.


Prof. M.N.V. Prasad is a Professor within the division of Plant Sciences on the collage of Hyderabad, India. He acquired B.Sc. (1973) and M.Sc. (1975) levels from Andhra college, 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 e-book chapters and convention lawsuits within the extensive region of  environmental botany and heavy steel pressure in vegetation. he's the writer, co-author, editor, or co-editor for 8 books. he's the recipient of  Pitamber Pant nationwide surroundings Fellowship  of  2007 presented by means of the Ministry of surroundings and Forests, govt of India.

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