Edited by J.A. Callow and supported by an international Editorial Board, Advances in Botanical Research publishes in-depth and up-to-date reviews on a wide range of topics in plant sciences. Currently in its 43rd volume, the series features a wide range of reviews by recognized experts on all aspects of plant genetics, biochemistry, cell biology, molecular biology, physiology and ecology. This eclectic volume features four reviews on cutting-edge topics of interest to post-graduates and researchers alike.

Key Features

* Includes such topics as defensive ecology of brown algae * Multidisciplinary reviews written from a broad range of scientific perspectives * Discusses opportunities for the control of brassicaceous weeds of cropping systems using mycoherbicides * For over 40 years, series has enjoyed a reputation for excellence * Contributors internationally recognized authorities in their respective fields


Postgraduates and researchers in plant sciences, including botany, plant biochemistry, plant physiology, plant pathology, virology, entomology, and molecular biology

Table of Contents

Defensive and Sensory Chemical Ecology of Brown Algae Charles D. Amsler and Victoria A. Fairhead The Regulation of Carbon and Amino Acid Metabolism: Roles of SnRK1 and GCN2-Related Protein Kinase Nigel G. Halford Opportunities for the Control of Brassicaceous Weeds of Cropping Systems Using Mycoherbicides Aaron Maxwell and John K. Scott Stress Resistance and Disease Resistance in Seaweeds: The Role of Reactive Oxygen Metabolism Matthew J. Dring


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About the serial-volume-editor

J. A. Callow

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Birmingham, U.K.