Edited by Jean-Claude Kader and Michel Delseny 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 50th 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 six reviews on cutting-edge topics of interest to postgraduates and researchers alike.

Key Features

* Multidisciplinary reviews written from a broad range of scientific perspectives
* 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

  1. Heavy metal tolerance in Arabidopsis thaliana
  2. Radhouane Chaffai and Hiroyuki Koyama

  3. The Molecular Mechanisms of Rice Resistance to the Bacterial Blight Pathogen, Xanthomonas oryzae pathovar oryzae
  4. Sang-Won Lee, Muho Han, Chang-Jin Park, Young-Su Seo, Laura E. Bartley and Jong-Seong Jeon

  5. Functional genomics of sugarcane
  6. John M. Manners

  7. The Botanical Dance of Death: Programmed cell death in plants.
  8. Joanna Kacprzyk, Cara Daly and Paul F. McCabe

  9. Molecular and Structural Perspectives on Cytochrome P450s in Plants
  10. Mary A. Schuler and Sanjeewa G. Rupasinghe

  11. Jasmonates to Jasmolites in Plants: Past, Present, and Future

    S. Tamogami, G. K. Agrawal, and R. Rakwal


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