Books by Subject

Botany

  • 2006 Springer
    edited by R. Jan Stevenson ... [et al.].
  • 2014 Springer
    Vijay C. Verma, Alan C. Gange, editors.
    In recent years there has been significant attention paid on the endophytic research by various groups working within this domain. Mutualistic endophytic microbes with an emphasis on the relatively understudied fungal endophytes are the focus of this special book. Plants are associated with micro-organisms: endophytic bacteria and fungi, which live inter- and intra-cellularly without inducing pathogenic symptoms, but have active biochemical and genetic interactions with their host. Endophytes play vital roles as plant growth promoters, biocontrol agents, biosurfactant producers, enzymes and secondary metabolite producers, as well as providing a new hidden repertoire of bioactive natural products with uses in pharmaceutical, agrochemical and other biotechnological applications. The increasing interest in endophytic research generates significant progress in our understanding of the host-endophyte relationship at molecular and genetic level. The bio-prospection of microbial endophytes has led to exciting possibilities for their biotechnological application as biocontrol agent, bioactive metabolites, and other useful traits. Apart from these virtues, the microbial endophytes may be adapted to the complex metabolism of many desired molecules that can be of significant industrial applications. These microbes can be a useful alternative for sustainable solutions for ecological control of pests and diseases, and can reduce the burden of excess of chemical fertilizers for this purpose. This book is an attempt to review the recent development in the understanding of microbial endophytes and their potential biotechnological applications. This is a collection of literature authored by noted researchers having signatory status in endophytic research and summarizes the development achieved so far, and future prospects for further research in this fascinating area of research.
  • 2009 Springer
    Guo-Liang Wang, Barbara Valent, editors.
  • 2007 Springer
    edited by Matthew A. Jenks, Paul M. Hasegawa and S. Mohan Jain.
  • 2006 Springer
    edited by Inderjit and K.G. Mukerji.
  • 2012 Springer Protocols
    edited by John M. Watson and Ming-Bo Wang.
    Historical overview of RNAi in plants / John A. Lindbo -- RNA silencing and antiviral defense in plants / Claire Agius [and others] -- Biological chemistry of virus-encoded suppressors of RNA silencing : an overview / Rustem T. Omarov and Herman B. Scholthof -- Virus-induced gene silencing using begomovirus satellite molecules / Xueping Zhou and Changjun Huang -- Strategies for viral cross protection in plants / Changyong Zhou and Yan Zhou -- Tobacco rattle virus (TRV)-based virus-induced gene Silencing / Shawn Bachan and Savithramma P. Dinesh-Kumar -- Virus-induced gene silencing in hexaploid wheat using barley stripe mosaic virus vectors / Steven R. Scofield and Amanda S. Brandt -- Characterization of plant virus-encoded gene silencing suppressors / Hajime Yaegashi, Masamichi Isogai, and Nobuyuki Yoshikawa -- Generation of plant small RNA cDNA libraries for high-throughput sequencing / Qian-Hao Zhu and Christopher A. Helliwell -- Modeling antiviral resistance in plants / Robert S. Anderssen and Peter M. Waterhouse -- Isolation and detection of small RNAs from plant tissues / Neil A. Smith and Andrew L. Eamens -- Isolation and analysis of small RNAs from virus-infected plants / Shaun J. Curtin [and others] -- Use of hairpin RNA constructs for engineering plant virus resistance / Neena Mitter and Ralf G. Dietzgen -- Artificial microRNAs for plant virus resistance / Jing Qu, Jian Ye, and Rongxiang Fang -- Isolation and biochemical analysis of plant small RNAs / H. Alexander Ebhardt, Mariana Oviedo Ovando, and Peter J. Unrau -- Isolation and analysis of plant RNA-dependent RNA polymerases / Julien Curaba -- Plant viroids : isolation, characterization/detection, and analysis / Robert A. Owens, Teruo Sano, and Nuria Duran-Vila -- Structural and functional analysis of CMV satellite RNAs in RNA silencing / Hanako Shimura and Chikara Masuta -- Virus-Induced Gene Silencing in Soybean / Aardra Kachroo and Said Ghabrial -- Chimeric, infectious, and stable virus transcripts to study RNA silencing in "Dark Green" Islands / Robin M. MacDiarmid -- Rolling circle amplification-mediated long hairpin RNA library construction in plants / Lei Wang and Yun-Liu Fan -- Interaction between plant viroid-induced symptoms and RNA silencing / Vicente Pallas, German Martinez, and Gustavo Gomez -- Identification of small molecule inhibitors of tomato bushy stunt virus replication / Zsuzsanna Sasvari and Peter D. Nagy -- Expression of dominant-negative mutants to study host factors affecting plant virus infections / Daniel Barajas and Peter D. Nagy.
  • 2007 Springer
    edited by R. Verpoorte, A.W. Alfermann and T.S. Johnson.
    Biosynthesis of plant natural products and characterization of plant biosynthetic pathways in recombinant microorganisms / Erin K. Marasco, Claudia Schmidt-Dannert -- Plant molecular farming: host systems, technology and products / G.B. Sunil Kumar ... [et al.] -- Plastid pathways: metabolic engineering via the chloroplast genom / Tracey Ruhlman, Henry Daniell -- Metabolic engineering of the alkaloid biosynthesis in plants: functional genomics approaches / Kirsi-Marja Oksman-Caldentey, Suvi T. Häkkinen, Heiko Rischer -- Polyamine biosynthetic pathway: a potential target for enhancing alkaloids production: polyamines in alkaloid production / Esha Bhattacharya, M.V.Rajam -- Metabolic engineering in alkaloid biosynthesis: case studies in tyrosine- and putrescine-derived alkaloids: molecular engineering in alkaloid biosynthesis / Fumihiko Sato, Koji Inai, Takashi Hashimoto -- Application of metabolic engineering to vanillin biosynthetic pathways in Vanilla planifolia / Daphna Havkin-Frenkel, Faith C. Belanger -- Pathway engineering of the plant Vitamin C metabolic network / Argelia Lorence, Craig L. Nessler -- Metabolic engineering of terpenoid biosynthesis in plants / Joost Lücker, Harro J. Bouwmeester, Asaph Aharoni -- Metabolic engineering of seed oil biosynthetic pathways for human health / Howard G. Damude, Anthony J. Kinney -- Metabolic engineering in sugarcane: assisting the transition to a bio-based economy / Robert G. Birch -- Single-chain Fv antibody stimulates biosynthesis of secondary metabolites in plants / Waraporn Putalun, Hiroyuki Tamaka, Yukihiro Shoyama -- Metabolic engineering of sulfur assimilation in plants : molecular and biochemical analysis of serine acetyltransferase and cysteine synthase / Masaaki Noji, Kazuki Saito -- Approaches to quality plant based medicine: significance of chemical profiling / Praveen K. Saxena, Ian B. Cole, Susan J. Murch.
  • 2006 Springer Protocols
    edited by Julio Salinas and Jose J. Sanchez-Serrano.
    Applications of chemical-inducible expression systems in functional genomics and biotechnology / Jianru Zuo, Peter D. Hare, and Nam H. Chua -- RNA extraction / Huazhong Shi and Ray Bressan -- Target preparation for DNA microarray hybridization / Tong Zhu, Sherman H. Chang, and Pedro Gil -- Statistical issues in microarray data analysis / Willem A. Rensink and Samuel Hazen -- Preparation and quality assessment of rna from cell-specific samples obtained by laser microdissection / Regine Kleber and Julia Kehr -- Protein isolation and 2-D electrophroetic separation / Bernhard Schlesier and Hans-Peter Mock -- Isolation of nuclear proteins / Tomasz T. Calikowski and Iris Meier -- Puification and fractionation of membranes for proteomic analysis / Anne Marmagne ... [et al.] -- Protein microsequencing / Alberto Paradela and Juan Pablo Albar -- Peptide-based phosphoproteomics with immobilized metal ion chromatography / Thomas S. Nohse and Scott C. Peck -- Metabolite profiling in arabidopsis / Oliver Fiehn -- Hormone profiling in arabidopsis / Axel Müller, Petra Düchting, and Elmer W. Weiler. EMS mutagenesis of arabidopsis / YongSig Kim, Karen S. Schumaker, and Jian-Kang Zhu -- Low-resolution mapping of untagged mutations / M. Rosa Ponce ... [et al.] -- Gene identification and cloning by molecular marker mapping / Georg Jander -- High-throughput TILLING for arabidopsis / Bradley J. Till ... [et al.] -- Genotyping and mapping with high-density oligonucleotides arrays / Justin Borewitz -- Forward genetic screening of insertional mutants / Anja Schneider and Dario Leister -- PCR-based screening for insertional mutants / Anna N. Stepanova and Jose M. Alonso -- Cytogenetic analysis of arabidopsis / Martin Lysak, Paul Fransz, and Ingo Schubert -- Using information from public arabidopsis databases to aid research / Margarita García-Hernandez and Leonore Reiser -- In planta agrobacterium-mediated transformation by vacuum infiltration / Brian W. Tague and Joanna Mantis -- Transient expression assay by agroinfiltration of leaves / Min Woo Lee and Yinong Yang -- Runctional analysis of transcription factors by microparticle bombardment / Ida Ruberti, Giovanna Sessa, and Giorgio Morelli -- Transfection assays with protoplasts containing integrated reporter genes / Shiv Tiwari ... [et al.] -- Chloroplast genetic engineering via organogenesis or somatic embryogenesis / Amit Dhingra and Henry Daniell -- [beta]Glucuronidase as reporter gene: advantages and limitations / Kye-Won Kim ... [et al.] -- Use of fluorescent proteins as reporters / Guido Jach -- Luciferase as reporter genes / Megan M. Southern, Paul E. Brown, and Anthony Hall -- Aqueorin as reporter gene / Christoph. Plieth -- Growth of plants and preservation of seeds / Luz Rivero-Lepinckas, Deborah Crist, and Randy Scholl -- Prevention and control of pests and diseases / Jenifer Bush, Georg Jander, and Frederick M. Ausubel -- Growth of other species related to Arabidopsis thaliana / Krithika Yogeeswaran and Mikhail Elia Nasrallah -- Grafting / Katherine Bainbridge ... [et al.] -- Synchronization, transformation, and cryopreservation of suspension-cultured cells -- Margit Menges and James A. H. Murray -- Genetic analysis / Maarten Koorneeff, Carlos Alonso-Blanco, and Piet Stam -- QTL analysis / Carlos Alonso-Blanco, Maarten Koornneef, and Johan W. van Ooijen --
  • 2014 Springer Protocols
    edited by Jose J. Sanchez-Serrano, Julio Salinas.
    1. Handling Arabidopsis plants: growth, preservation of seeds, transformation and genetic crosses / Luz Rivero, Randy Scholl, Nicholas Holomuzki, Deborah Crist, Erich Grotewold, and Jelena Brkljacic --2. Using Arabidopsis related model species (ARMS): growth, genetic transformation and comparative gnomics / Giorgia Batelli, Dong-Ha Oh, Matilde Paino D'Urzo, Francesco Orsini, Maheshi Dassanayake, Jian-Kang Zhu, Hans J. Bohnert, Ray A. Bressan and Albino Maggio -- 3. Growing Arabidopsis in vitro: cell suspensions, in vitro culture, and regeneration / Bronwyn J. Barkla, Rosario Vera-Estrella, and Omar Pantoja -- 4. Arabidopsis database and stock resources / Donghui Li, Kate Dreher, Emma Knee, Jelena Brkljacic, Erich Grotewold, Tanya Z. Berardini, Philippe Lamesch, Margarita Garcia-Hernandez, Leonore Reiser and Eva Huala -- 5. Bioinformatic tools in Arabidopsis research / Miguel de Lucas, Nicholas J. Provart, and Siobhan Brady -- 6. Exploiting natural variation in Arabidopsis / Johanna A. Molenaar and Joost J. B. Keurentjes -- 7. Grafting in Arabidopsis / Katherine Bainbridge, Tom Bennett, Peter Crisp, Ottoline Leyser, and Colin Turnbull -- 8. Agrobacterium tumefaciens mediated transient transformation of Arabidopsis thaliana leaves / Silvina Mangano, Cintia Daniela Gonzalez, and Silvana Petruccelli -- 9. iTilling: personalized mutation screening / Susan M. Bush and Patrick J. Krysan --10. Tailor Made Mutations in Arabidopsis Using Zinc-Finger Nucleases / Yiping Qi, Colby G. Starker, Feng Zhang, Nicholas J. Baltes, and Daniel F. Voytas -- 11. The Use of Artificial Micro RNA Technology to Control Gene Expression in Arabidopsis thaliana / Andrew L. Eamens, Marcus McHale, and Peter M. Waterhouse -- 12. Generation and Identification of Arabidopsis EMS Mutants / Li-Jia Qu and Gengi Qin --13. Generation and Identification of Arabidopsis T-DNA Insertion Mutants / Li-Jia Qu and Gengi Qin --14. Identification of EMS-induced Causal Mutations in Arabidopsis thaliana by Next-Generation Sequencing /Naoyuki Uchida, Tomoaki Sakamoto, Masao Tasaka, and Tetsuya Kurata -- 15. Arabidopsis Transformation with Large Bacterial Artificial Chromosomes /Jose M. Alonso and Anna N. Stepanova --16. Global DNA Methylation Analysis Using Methyl-Sensitive Amplification Polymorphism (MSAP) / Mahmoud W. Yaish, Mingsheng Peng, and Steven J. Rothstein --17. Next Generation Mapping of Genetic Mutations Using Bulk Population Sequencing / Ryan S. Austin, Steven P. Chatfield, Darrell Desveaux, and David S. Guttman --18. Chemical Fingerprinting of Arabidopsis Using Fourier-transform Infrared (FT-IR) Spectroscopic Approaches /András Gorzsás and Björn Sundberg -- 19. A Pipeline for ¹⁵N Metabolic Labeling and Phosphoproteome Analysis in Arabidopsis thaliana / Benjamin B. Minkoff, Heather L. Burch, and Michael R. Sussman -- 20. Gene Expression Profiling Using DNA Microarrays / Kyonoshin Maruyama, Kazuko Yamaguchi-Shinozaki, and Kazuo Shinozaki -- 21. Forward Chemical Genetic Screening /Hyunmo Choi, Jun-Young Kim, Young Tae Chang, and Hong Gil Nam -- 22. Highly-Reproducible ChIP-On-Chip Analysis to Identify Genome-Wide Protein Binding and Chromatin Status in Arabidopsis thaliana / Jong-Myong Kim, Taiko Kim To, Maho Tanaka, Takaho A. Endo, Akihiro Matsui, Junko Ishida, Fiona C. Robertson, Tetsuro Toyoda, and Motoaki Seki -- 23. Fluorescence Microscopy / Sebastien Peter, Klaus Harter, and Frank Schleifenbaum -- 24. Immunocytochemical Fluorescent In Situ Visualization of Proteins in Arabidopsis / Yohann Boutté and Markus Grebe --25. High Pressure Freezing and Freeze Substitution of Arabidopsis For Electron Microscopy / Jotham R. Austin, II. -- 26. Applications of Fluorescent Marker Proteins in Plant Cell Biology / Michael R. Blatt and Christopher Grefen -- 27. Flow Cytometry and Sorting in Arabidopsis / David W. Galbraith -- 28. Live Imaging of Arabidopsis Development / Daniel von Wangenheim, Gabor Daum, Jan U. Lohmann , Ernst K. Stelzer, and Alexis Maizel -- 29. Arabidopsis Organelle Isolation and Characterisation / Nicolas L. Taylor, Elke Ströher, and A. Harvey Millar -- 30. Analysis of Subcellular Metabolite Distributions within Arabidopsis thaliana Leaf Tissue: A Primer for Subcellular Metabolomics / Stephan Krueger, Dirk Steinhauser, Jan Lisec, and Patrick Giavalisco -- 31. Hormone Profiling --Gaetan Glauser, Armelle Vallat, and Dirk Balmer -- 32. Purification of Protein Complexes and Characterization of Protein-Protein Interactions / Kirby N. Swatek, Chris B. Lee, and Jay J. Thelen -- 33. Protein Fragment Bimolecular Fluorescence Complementation Analysis for the In vivo Study of Protein-Protein Interactions and Cellular Protein Complex Localizations / Rainer Waadt, Kathrin Schlückling, Julian I. Schroeder, and Jörg Kudla -- 34. The Split Ubiquitin System for the Analysis of Three-Component Interactions Christopher Grefen -- 35. RNA-Binding Protein Immunoprecipitation from Whole Cell Extracts / Tino Köster and Dorothee Staiger -- 36. High Throughput Analysis of Protein-DNA Binding Affinity / José M. Franco-Zorrilla and Roberto Solano.
  • 1914/9999
    Bonpland, Aimé; Domínguez, Juan A.
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  • 2013 Springer
    Ronald Ross Watson, Sherma Zibadi, editors.
    The role of Bioactive Dietary Factors and Plant Extracts in Preventive Dermatology provides current and concise scientific appraisal of the efficacy of foods, nutrients, herbs, and dietary supplements in preventing dermal damage and cancer as well as improving skin health. This important new volume reviews and presents new hypotheses and conclusions on the effects of different bioactive foods and their components derived particularly from vegetables, fruits, and herbs. Primary emphasis is on treatment and prevention of dermal damage focusing on skin cancers with significant health care costs and mortality. Bioactive Dietary Factors and Plant Extracts in Preventive Dermatology brings together expert clinicians and researchers working on the different aspects of supplementation, foods, and plant extracts and nutrition and skin health. Their expertise provides the most current knowledge in the field and will serve as the foundation for advancing future research.
  • 2008 CRCnetBASE
    Stanley J. Kays and Stephen F. Nottingham.
  • 2012 Cold Spring Harb Lab Press
    meeting organized by Terri Grodzicker, Robert Martenssen, David Stewart, and Bruce Stillmann.
    "Plants are integral to human well being, and many species have been domesticated for more than 10,000 years. Evidence of plant scientific investigation and classification can be found in ancient texts from cultures around the world (Chinese, Indian, Greco-Roman, Muslim, etc.), whereas early modern botany can be traced to the late 15th and early 16th centuries in Europe. During the past several decades, plant biology has been revolutionized first by molecular biology and then by the genomic era. The model organism Arabidopsis thaliana has proved to be an invaluable tool for investigation into fundamental processes in plant biology, many of which share commonalities with animal biology. Plant-specific processes from reproduction to immunity and second messengers have also yielded to extensive investigation. With the genomes of more than 30 plant species now available and many more planned in the near future, the impact on our understanding of plant evolution and biology continues to grow. Our increased ability to engineer plant species to a variety of ends may provide novel solutions to ensure adequate and reliable food production and renewable energy even as climate change impacts our environment. The decision to focus the 2012 Symposium on plant science reflected the enormous research progress achieved in recent years and was intended to provide a broad synthesis of the current state of the field, setting the stage for future discoveries and application. This is the first Symposium in this historic series that focused exclusively on the botanical sciences. The Symposium spanned a broad range of areas of investigation including genetics, biochemistry, molecular and cell biology, developmental biology, physiology, and population/evolution studies at levels ranging from the single cell to the entire organism and from single genes to genomes; plant-specific processes and pathways featured broadly throughout the meeting. Effort was made to balance fundamental biological discoveries with applications relevant to societal well being including improved crops, fuel, and habitat"--Page xv.
  • 2014 Springer
    John Golbeck, Art van der Est, editors.
    "The volume is intended as an introduction to the physical principles governing the main processes that occur in photosynthesis, with emphasis on the light reactions and electron transport chain. A unique feature of the photosynthetic apparatus is the fact that the molecular structures are known in detail for essentially all of its major components. The availability of this data has allowed their functions to be probed at a very fundamental level to discover the design principles that have guided evolution. Other volumes on photosynthesis have tended to focus on single components or on a specific set of biophysical techniques, and the authors' goal is to provide new researchers with an introduction to the overall field of photosynthesis. The book is divided into sections, each dealing with one of the main physical processes in photosynthetic energy conversion. Each section has several chapters each describing the role that a basic physical property, such as charge or spin, plays in governing the process being discussed. The chapters proceed in an orderly fashion from a quantum mechanical description of early processes on an ultrafast timescale to a classical treatment of electron transfer and catalysis on a biochemical timescale culminating in evolutionary principles on a geological timescale."--Publisher's website.
  • 2006 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Sheng-Li Pan.
    Macroscopical characters of the medicinal species of Bupleurum and their distribution in China / Sheng-Li Pan and Yun Kang -- Microscopical characters of the medicinal species of Bupleurum in China / Sheng-Li Pan -- Chromosomes of Bupleurum l. especially for the classification and cross-breeding of B. falcatum L. sensu lato / Shigeki Ohta ... [et al.] -- Cultivation of Bupleurum falcatum in Japan / Osamu Iida -- Distribution of saikosaponins of Bupleurum falcatum and variation of its contents in plant organs by environmental factors / Nak-Sul Seong, Hae-Gon Chung and Kwan-Su Kim -- Main chemical constituents of Bupleurum genus / Sheng-Li Pan -- The chemistry and biological activity of the genus Bupleurum in Spain / Alejandro F. Barrero ... [et al.] -- The chemistry and biological activity of the genus Bupleurum in Italy / Luisa Pistelli -- The pharmacological activity of Chinese "chaihu": the root of Bupleurum species / Xiao-Min Du, Hui Xie and Yun Kang -- Pharmacological activity of saikosaponins / Byung-Zun Ahn and Dai-Eun Sok -- Mitogenic substances of Bupleuri radix / Naohito Ohno and Toshiro Yadomae -- Clinical applications of prescriptions containing Bupleurum root / Bai-Can Yang and Jun Wang -- Anti-hepatofibrotic effect of xiao-chaihu-tang (sho-saiko-to) / Ichiro Shimizu -- Preventive effects of sho-saiko-to against septic shock symptoms / Shuhei Sakaguchi -- Patents containing Bupleurum.
  • 2013 CRCnetBASE
    Ephraim Philip Lansky, Helena Maaria Paavilainen, Shifra Lansky.
  • 2010 CRCnetBASE
    edited by John T. Landrum.
    "Carotenoids are of great interest due to their essential biological functions in both plants and animals. However, the properties and functions of carotenoids in natural systems are surprisingly complex. With an emphasis on the chemical aspects of these compounds, Carotenoids: Physical, Chemical, and Biological Functions and Properties presents a broad overview and recent developments with respect to understanding carotenoid structure, electronic and photochemical properties, and the use of novel analytical methods in the detection and characterization of carotenoids and their actions. The text also explores LC/MS and LC/MS/MS techniques as well as new applications of PCR and molecular biology methodologies"--Book jacket.
  • 2014 Springer Protocols
    edited by Robert J. Henry, Agnelo Furtado.
    DNA Extraction from Vegetative Tissue for Next Generation Sequencing? -- DNA Extraction from Rice Endosperm (Including a Protocol for Extraction of DNA from Ancient Seed Samples) -- RNA Extraction from Cereal Vegetative Tissue -- RNA Extraction from Developing or Mature Wheat Seeds -- cDNA Library Preparation -- Preparation of High Molecular Weight gDNA and Bacterial Artificial Chromosome (BAC) Libraries in Plants -- The Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) -- General Methods -- Mutation and Mutation Screening -- The Quantitative Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction for the Analysis of Plant Gene Expression -- Cloning of DNA Fragments: Ligation Reactions in Agarose Gel -- Rapid Cloning of Genes and Promoters for Functional Analyses -- Genome Walking -- Functional Analysis by Protein Biochemistry -- Genomic Southern Blot analysis -- Northern Hybridization: A Proficient Method for Detection of Small RNAs and MicroRNAs -- Protein Blotting-Protocol for Beginners -- Genetic Transformation of Wheat via Particle Bombardment -- Sorghum Genetic Transformation by Particle Bombardment -- Genetic Transformation of Wheat via Agrobacterium-mediated DNA Delivery -- A Protocol for High-throughput Agrobacterium-mediated Barley Transformation -- Agrobacterium-mediated Transformation- Rice Transformation -- Agrobacterium-mediated Transformation of Maize (Zea mays) Immature Embryos -- A Technical Platform for PCR-based SNP Screening in Cereals and Other Crops -- A Method for Discovery of Genome-wide SNP Between Any Two Genotypes from Whole Genome Re-sequencing Data.
  • 2005 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Rolf Franke and Heinz Schilcher.
  • 2014 CRCnetBASE
    Moumita Das.
    1. Introduction to chamomile -- 2. Chamomile : botany -- 3. Chamomile : medicinal properties -- 4. Chamomile oil and extract : localization, chemical composition, extraction, and identification -- 5. Genetics and breeding of chamomile -- 6. Cultivation of chamomile -- 7. Chamomile : patents and products.
  • 2005 ScienceDirect
    edited by John T. Romeo.
  • 2014 Springer Protocols
    edited by Pal Maliga.
    The Plastid Genomes of Flowering Plants -- Next Generation Technologies to Determine Plastid Genome Sequences -- Plastid Gene Transcription: Promoters and RNA Polymerases -- Plastid mRNA Translation -- Engineering Chloroplasts for High-Level Foreign Protein Expression -- Excision of Plastid Marker Genes Using Directly Repeated DNA Sequences -- Fluorescent Labeling and Confocal Microscopic Imaging of Chloroplasts and Non-Green Plastids -- Plastid Transformation in Nicotiana tabacum and Nicotiana sylvestris by Biolistic DNA Delivery to Leaves -- Nicotiana tabacum PEG-mediated Plastid Transformation -- Plastid Transformation of Tobacco Suspension Cell Cultures -- Tryptophan and Indole Analog Mediated Plastid Transformation -- Plastid Marker Gene Excision in Greenhouse-Grown Tobacco by Agrobacterium-Delivered Cre Recombinase -- Determination of the Half-Life of Chloroplast Transcripts in Tobacco Leaves -- Quantification of Organellar DNA and RNA Using Real-Time PCR -- Plastid Transformation for Rubisco Engineering and Protocols for Assessing Expression -- Plastid Transformation in Tomato -- Stable Plastid Transformation of Petunia -- Plastid Transformation in Potato -- Solanum tuberosum -- Plastid Transformation in Eggplant -- Plastid Transformation in Lettuce (Lactuca sativa L.) by Polyethylene Glycol Treatment of Protoplasts -- Plastid Transformation in Lettuce (Lactuca sativa L) by Biolistic DNA Delivery -- Plastid Transformation in Soybean -- Plastid Transformation in Cabbage (Brassica oleracea L. var. capitata L.) by the Biolistic Process -- Plastid Transformation in Sugar Beet Beta vulgaris -- Integration and Expression of gfp in the Plastid of Medicago sativa L. -- Rapid Screening for the Robust Expression of Recombinant Proteins in Algal Plastids -- A Simple, Low Cost Method for Chloroplast Transformation of the Green Alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii -- Tools for Regulated Gene Expression in the Chloroplast of Chlamydomonas -- Plastid Transformation in Physcomitrella patens -- Plastid Transformation of Sporelings and Suspension-cultured Cells from the Liverwort Marchantia polymorpha L.
  • 2009 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Elias J. Anaissie, Michael R. McGinnis, Michael A. Pfaller.
    The epidemiology of fungal infections / Shawn R. Lockhart, Daniel J. Diekema and Michael A. Pfaller -- Recent advances in understanding human opportunistic fungal pathogenesis mechanisms / Robert A. Cramer Jr. and John R. Perfect -- Immunology / Thomas S. Harrison and Stuart M. Levitz -- The laboratory and clinical mycology / Michael A. Pfaller and Michael R. McGinnis -- Histopathology of fungal infections / Vicki J. Schnadig and Gail L. Woods -- Radiology of fungal infections / Prasanna G. Vibhute ... [et al.] -- Antifungal therapy / Paul O. Gubbins and Elias J. Anaissie -- Candida / Maria-Cecilia Dignani, Joseph S. Solomkin and Elias J. Anaissie -- Cryptococcus / Maria Anna Viviani and Anna Maria Tortorano -- Infections caused by non-Candida, non-Cryptococcus yeasts / Michael A. Pfaller, Daniel J. Diekema and William G. Merz -- Aspergillus / Malcolm D. Richardson and William Hope -- Zygomycosis / Luis Ostrosky-Zeichner, Michael Smith and Michael R. McGinnis -- Hyalohyphomycosis / Marcio Nucci and Elias J. Anaissie -- Dematiaceous fungi / Deanna A. Sutton, Michael G. Rinaldi and Stephen E. Sanche -- Endemic mycoses / Gregory M. Anstead and Thomas F. Patterson -- Dermatophytes and dermatophytoses / Mahmoud A. Ghannoum and Nancy C. Isham -- Pneumocystis / Michael A. Pfaller and Elias J. Anaissie -- Anomalous fungal and fungal-like infections : lacaziosis, pythiosis and rhinosporidiosis / Leonel Mendoza and Raquel Vilela -- Fungal infectious in the patient with human immunodeficiency virus infection / Michael Saccente -- Invasive fungal infections in cancer patients / Elias J. Anaissie, Monica Grazziutti and Marcio Nucci -- Fungal infections in the organ transplant recipient / Robert H. Rubin -- Fungal infections in pediatric patients / Andreas H. Groll, Emmanuel Roilides and Thomas J. Walsh -- Oral fungal infections / William G. Powderly -- Cutaneous and subcutaneous mycoses / Natalia Mendoza ... [et al.] -- Fungal infections of bone and joint / Carol A. Kemper and Stanley C. Deresinski -- Fungal infections of the genitourinary tract / Jack D. Sobel -- Fungal infections of the respiratory tract / Martha Donoghue ... [et al.] -- Fungal infections of the central nervous system / Richard J. Hamill -- Hematogenously disseminated fungal infections / Stephanie L. Baer and Peter G. Pappas -- Fungal infections of the eye / Golnaz Javey, Jeffrey J. Zuravleff and Victor L. Yu -- Geographic, travel, and occupational fungal infections / Robert W. Bradsher -- Mycotoxins and their effects on humans / Michael Smith and Michael R. McGinnis.
  • 2011 Springer
    Sheng Luan, editor.
    Plant cell calcium, past and future / Anthony J. Trewavas -- Calcium signalilng and homeostasis in nuclei / Christian Mazars .. [et al.] --Interactions between calcium and ROP signaling regulate pollen tube tip growth / Augusta Jamin and Zhenbiao Yang -- Calcium, mechanical signaling, and tip growth / Won-Gyu Choi, Sarah J. Swanson, and Simon Gilroy -- Calcium signals in the control of stomatal movements / Alex A.R. Webb and Fiona C. Robertson -- Stimulus perception and membrane excitation in unicellular alga Chlamydomonas / Kenjiro Yoshimura -- Cyclic nucleotide gated channels (CNGCs) and the generation of Ca2+ signals / Wei Ma and Gerald A. Berkowitz -- Annexins / Anuphon Laohavisit and Julia M. Davies -- Structure and function of CDPK : a sensor responder of calcium / Yohsuke Takahashi and Takeshi Ito -- Elucidation of calcium-signaling components and networks / Irene S. Day and A.S.N. Reddy -- Decoding of calcium signal through calmodulin : calmodulin-binding proteins in plants / Liqun Du [and others] / The CBL-CIPK network for decoding calcium signals in plants / Oliver Batistic [and others].
  • 2007 Springer
    edited by Basil J. Nikolau and Eve Syrkin Wurtele.
  • 2015 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Luisella Verotta, Maria Pia Macchi, and Padma Venkatasubramanian.
  • 2014 Springer Protocols
    edited by Delphine Fleury and Ryan Whitford, Australian Centre for Plant Functional Genomics (ACPFG), University of Adelaide, Urrbrae, SA, Australia.
    Defining a genetic ideotype for crop improvement / Richard M. Trethowan -- From genes to markers: exploiting gene sequence information to develop tools for plant breeding / Melissa Garcia and Diane E. Mather -- Temperature switch PCR (TSP): a gel-based molecular marker technique for investigating single nucleotide polymorphisms / Le Phuoc Thanh and Kelvin Khoo -- Multiplex-ready technology for mid-throughput genotyping of molecular markers / Julien Bonneau and Matthew Hayden -- Genotyping by high-resolution melting analysis / Elise J. Tucker and Bao Lam Huynh -- Bi-allelic SNP genotyping using the taqman(r) assay / John Woodward -- SNP genotyping: the KASP assay / Chunlin He, John Holme, and Jeffrey Anthony -- Rindsel: An R package for phenotypic and molecular selection indices used in plant breeding / Sergí́o Perez-Elizalde, Jesú́s J. Cerón-Rojas, José Crossa, Delphine Fleury, and Gregorio Alvarado -- OptiMAS: A decision support tool to conduct marker-assisted selection programs / Fabio Valente ...[et.al] -- Genomic selection in plant breeding / Mark A. Newell and Jean-Luc Jannink -- Simulated breeding with QU-GENE graphical user interface / Adrian Hathorn, Scott Chapman, and Mark Dieters -- The control of recombination in wheat by Ph1 and its use in breeding / Graham Moore -- TILLING for plant breeding / Peter Sharp and Chongmei Dong -- In vitro culture for doubled haploids: tools for molecular breeding / Sue Broughton, Parminder K. Sidhu, and Philip A. Davies -- Biolistic transformation of wheat with centrophenoxine as a synthetic auxin / Ainur Ismagul, Gulnur Iskakova, John C. Harris, and Serik Eliby -- Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of barley (Hordeum vulgare l.) / Ainur Ismagul, Iryna Mazonka, Corinne Callegari, and Serik Eliby -- qPCR for quantification of transgene expression and determination of transgene copy number / Stephen J. Fletcher -- High-throughput analysis pipeline for achieving simple low-copy wheat and barley transgenics / Nataliya Kovalchuk..
  • 2013 Springer Protocols
    edited by Chris Gehring.
    Over the last two decades there has been a growing interest in cyclic nucleotide research in plants with an emphasis on the elucidation of the roles of cGMP and cAMP. In Cyclic Nucleotide Signaling in Plants: Methods and Protocols, expert researchers in the field detail many approaches to better understand the biological role of this important signaling system. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology [trademark] series format, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and key tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls. Authoritative and practical, Cyclic Nucleotide Signaling in Plants: Methods and Protocols seeks to aid scientist in further understanding signal transduction and the molecular mechanisms underlying cellular signaling.
  • 2012 Springer
    Amlan K. Patra, editors.
    An Overview of Antimicrobial Properties of Different Classes of Phytochemicals / Amlan Kumar Patra -- Antimicrobial Properties of Flavonoids / Luisa Pistelli and Irene Giorgi -- Antiviral Properties of Phytochemicals / Ai-Lin Liu and Guan-Hua Du -- Antimicrobial Properties of Organosulfur Compounds / Osman Sagdic and Fatih Tornuk -- Antimicrobial Activities of Essential Oils / Danuta Kalemba, Martyna Matla and Anna Smętek -- Phytochemicals Against Drug-Resistant Microbes / Manuel Sim{tilde}oes, Madalena Lemos and Lúcia C. Sim{tilde}oes -- Phytochemicals as Anti-microbial Food Preservatives / Mehrdad Tajkarimi and Salam A. Ibrahim -- Dietary Tannins on Microbial Ecology of the Gastrointestinal Tract in Ruminants / Amlan Kumar Patra, Byeng-Ryel Min and Jyotisna Saxena -- Manipulating Ruminal Biohydrogenation by the Use of Plants Bioactive Compounds / Valentina Vasta and Rui J. B. Bessa -- Essentials Oils and Rumen Microbial Populations / Malgorzata Szumacher-Strabel and Adam Cieślak -- Saponins: Effects on Rumen Microbial Ecosystem and Metabolism in the Rumen / Elizabeth Wina -- Effect of Plant Secondary Metabolites on Rumen Methanogens and Methane Emissions by Ruminants / Devki Nandan Kamra, Mahesh Pawar and Beddyuti Singh -- Phytochemicals and Gut Microbial Populations in Non-ruminants / Artabandhu Sahoo and Nira Manik Soren.
  • 2006 Springer
    Val Raghavan.
  • 2008 CRCnetBASE
    James A. Duke ; with Peggy-Ann K. Duke, Judith L. duCellie [sic. duCellier].
    Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Author -- Bibliographic abbreviations -- Chemical and medical abbreviations -- Hushpuppy -- Format of this book -- Catalog of "faith-based" farmaceuticals -- References -- Common name index -- Scientific name index.
  • 2005 Springer
    Virginia H. Dale, Frederick J. Swanson, Charles M. Crisafulli, editors ; with a foreword by Jerry F. Franklin.
    Disturbance, survival, and succession : understanding ecological responses to the 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens / Virginia H. Dale, Frederick J. Swanson and Charles M. Crisafulli -- Geological and ecological settings of Mount St. Helens before May 18, 1980 / Frederick J. Swanson, Charles M. Crisafulli and David K. Yamaguchi -- Physical events, environments, and geological-ecological interactions at Mount St. Helens : March 1980-2004 / Frederick J. Swanson and Jon J. Major -- Plant responses in forests of the tephra-fall zone / Joseph A. Antos and Donald B. Zobel -- Plant succession on the Mount St. Helens debris-avalanche deposit / Virginia H. Dale ... [et al.] -- Geomorphic change and vegetation development on the Muddy River mudflow deposit / Peter M. Frenzen ... [et al.] -- Proximity, microsites, and biotic interactions during early succession / Roger del Moral, David M. Wood and Jonathan H. Titus -- Remote sensing of vegetation responses during the first 20 years following the 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens : a spatially and temporally stratified analysis / Rick Lawrence -- Arthropods as pioneers in the regeneration of life on the pyroclastic-flow deposits of Mount St. Helens / John S. Edwards and Patrick M. Sugg -- Posteruption arthropod succession on the Mount St. Helens volcano : the ground-dwelling beetle fauna (Coleoptera) / Robert R. Parmenter ... [et al.] -- Causes and consequences of herbivory on prairie lupine (Lupinus lepidus) in early primary succession / John G. Bishop ... [et al.] -- Responses of fish to the 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens / Peter A. Bisson ... [et al.] -- Amphibian responses to the 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens / Charles M. Crisafulli ... [et al.] -- Small-mammal survival and colonization on the Mount St. Helens volcano : 1980-2002 / Charles M. Crisafulli, James A. MacMahon and Robert R. Parmenter -- Mycorrhizae and Mount St. Helens : story of a symbiosis / Michael F. Allen ... [et al.] -- Patterns of decomposition and nutrient cycling across a volcanic disturbance gradient : a case study using rodent carcasses / Robert R. Parmenter -- Lupine effects on soil development and function during early primary succession at Mount St. Helens / Jonathan J. Halvorson, Jeffrey L. Smith and Ann C. Kennedy -- Response and recovery of lakes / Clifford N. Dahm ... [et al.] -- Ecological perspectives on management of the Mount St. Helens landscape / Virginia H. Dale, Frederick J. Swanson and Charles M. Crisafulli -- Overview of ecological responses to the eruption of Mount St. Helens : 1980-2005 / Charles M. Crisafulli, Frederick J. Swanson and Virginia H. Dale.
  • v. 1-, 1970- Springer
  • 2012-13 Springer
    T.K. Lim.
    v. 1. Fruits -- v. 2. Fruits -- v. 3. Fruits -- v. 4. Fruits -- v. 5. Fruits -- v. 6. Fruits -- v. 7. Flowers -- v. 8. Flowers
  • 2007 Springer
    volume editor, Odd-Arne Olsen.
  • 2007 Springer
    volume editors, Jean-Pierre Verbelen, Kris Vissenberg.
  • 2010 CRCnetBASE
    Ephraim Philip Lansky, Helena Maaria Paavilainen.
    Overview of Ficus genus -- Fruits -- Leaves -- Latex -- Bark, wood, and stems -- Roots (including aerial roots and root bark) -- Fig wasps -- Figs and humans -- Ficus Postscript -- Index.
  • 2003 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Alister D. Muir and Neil D. Westcott.
  • 2014 Springer Protocols
    edited by José Luis Riechmann, Frank Wellmer.
    In Flower Development: Methods and Protocols, researchers in the field detail protocols for experimental approaches that are currently used to study the formation of flowers, from genetic methods and phenotypic analyses, to genome-wide experiments, modeling, and system-wide approaches. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology series format, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and key tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls. Authoritative and practical, Flower Development: Methods and Protocols ?is an essential guide for plant developmental biologists, from the novice to the experienced researcher, and for those considering venturing into the field.
  • 2012 Springer
    volume editor: Bertold Hock.
    This new edition of Fungal Associations focuses on mycorrhizas, lichens and fungal-bacterial symbioses. It has been completely revised, updated and expanded. Renowned experts present thorough reviews and discuss the most recent findings on molecular interactions between fungi and plants or bacteria that lead to morphological alterations and novel properties in the symbionts. New insights into the beneficial impact of fungal associations on ecosystem health are provided and documented with striking examples.
  • 2005 CRCnetBASE
    edited by John Dighton, James F. White, Peter Oudemans.
  • 2011 Springer Protocols
    edited by Jin-Rong Xu, Burton H. Bluhm.
    Genome sequencing and assembly / Manfred G. Grabherr, Evan Mauceli, and Li-Jun Ma -- Targeted cloning of fungal telomeres / Mark L. Farman -- Identification and annotation of repetitive sequences in fungal genomes / Braham Dhillon and Stephen B. Goodwin -- Next-generation sequencing and potential applications in fungal genomics / Phillip SanMiguel -- Getting the most out of your fungal microarray data : two cost- and time-effective methods / Sandra M. Mathioni [and others] -- Fusarium graminearum from expression analysis to functional assays / Heather E. Hallen-Adams, Brad L. Cavinder, and Frances Trail -- EST analysis pipeline : use of distributed computing resources / Francisco Javier González and Juan Antonio Vizcaíno -- Application of ChIP-chip analysis in the rice blast pathogen / Soonok Kim and Thomas K. Mitchell -- Proteome studies of filamentous fungi / Scott E. Baker and Ellen A. Panisko -- Bioinformatics pipeline for sequence-based analyses of fungal biodiversity / D. Lee Taylor and Shawn Houston -- Identifying protein complexes by affinity purification and mass spectrometry analysis in the rice blast fungus / Wende Liu [and others] -- Large scale identification of genes involved in plant-fungal interactions using Illumina's sequencing-by-synthesis technology / R.C. Venu [and others] -- High-throughput production of gene replacement mutants in Neurospora crassa / Gyungsoon Park [and others] -- Phenotypic analysis of Neurospora crassa gene deletion strains / Gloria E. Turner -- Efficient approaches for generating GFP fusion and epitope-tagging constructs in filamentous fungi / Xiaoying Zhou, Guotian Li, and Jin-Rong Xu -- Large-scale insertional mutagenesis in Magnaporthe oryzae by Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation / Xiao-Lin Chen, Jun Yang, and You-Liang Peng -- Molecular methods for studying the Cryphonectria parasitica -- hypovirus experimental system / Angus L. Dawe [and others] -- Metabolic fingerprinting in Fusarium verticillioides to determine gene function / Jonathon E. Smith and Burton H. Bluhm -- Tapping genomics to unravel ectomycorrhizal symbiosis / Jonathan M. Plett [and others].
  • 2013 Springer Protocols
    edited by Mark P. Running.
    Remarkably, while G protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs) are highly prevalent in animals and yeast, very few candidate GPCRs have been identified in plants. In G Protein-Coupled Receptor Signaling in Plants: Methods and Protocols, experts in the field describe techniques used in the study of small GTPases and related proteins. Beginning with a chapter on bioinformatics approaches for GPCR discovery, this detailed volume continues with chapters on heterotrimeric G protein subunits, Rab-GTPases, as well as lipid modifications, including myristoylation, acylation, and prenylation. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology series format, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls. Practical and dependable, G Protein-Coupled Receptor Signaling in Plants: Methods and Protocols aims to aid further studies into the roles of small GTPases which will help elucidate numerous key processes in plants.
  • 2007 Springer
    edited by A. Ciancio and K.G. Mukerji.
  • 2005 CRCnetBASE
    edited by P.N. Ravindran and K. Nirmal Babu.
  • 2014 CRCnetBASE
    Maurice M. Iwu.
    Catalog of major African medicinal plants -- Pharmacognostical profile of selected medicinal plants -- Healing and the African culture -- The African medicine man -- Medicinal plants and traditional healing methods.
  • 2007 Springer
    Lewis S. Nelson, Richard D. Shih, Michael J. Balick ; foreword by Lewis R. Goldfrank ; introduction by Andrew Weil.
  • 2012 Springer
    Devi Datt Joshi.
    Evidence based herbal drugs are on hi-acceptance day by day due to health friendly nature compared to synthetic drugs. The active ingredients in herbal drugs are different chemical classes, e.g. alkaloids, coumarins, flavonoids, glycosides, phenols, steroids, terpenes etc., are identified at molecular level using current analytical practices, which are unique characteristic, as finger, so known as fingerprints. The fingerprints are used for assessment of quality consistency and stability by visible observation and comparison of the standardized fingerprint pattern, have scientific potential to decipher the claims made on these drugs for authenticity and reliability of chemical constituents, with total traceability, which starts from the proper identification, season and area of collection, storage, their processing, stability during processing, and rationalizing the combinational in case of polyherbal drugs. These quality oriented documents have ample scientific logics so well accepted globally by regulatory authorities and industries, to determine intentional/ unintentional contamination, adulteration, pollutants, stability, quality, etc. parameters. Based on geo-climatic factors, a same plant species has different pharmacological properties due to different ingredients; such regional and morphological variations are identified by fingerprints, at the time of collection of the medicinal herb. The chromatographic (TLC, HPTLC, HPLC, GC,) and spectral (UV-Vis., FTIR, MNR, MS, LC-MS, GC-MS etc.) techniques have world-wide strong scientific approval as validated methods to generate the fingerprints of different chemical classes of active ingredients of herbal drugs. Presently there is a need for a book having all the fingerprinting techniques for herbal drugs at a place with theory, case studies and art to discover patentable forms. The present book is a mile stone in the subject, to be utilized by Scientists, Medical Doctors, Technicians, Industrialists, Researchers, and Students both in PG and UG levels.
  • 2015 CRCnetBASE
    Amritpal Singh Saroya, Herbal Consultant.
    Withanolides : phytoconstituents with significant pharmacological activities -- An insight into anticancer mechanism of withaferin A -- Complementary and alternative medicine approaches in the treatment of cancer -- Review of anticancer and cytotoxic potential of sesquiterpenoids -- Berberine : alkaloid with broad spectrum of pharmacological activities -- Protopine : an isoquinoline alkaloid with diverse pharmacological profile -- Piperine : review of advances in pharmacology -- Pharmacological profile of oxoaporphine alkaloid, liriodenine -- Recent experimental advances in hepatoprotective potential of andrographolide -- Profile of hypericin-napthodianthrone from Hypericum perforatum Linn -- Hyperforin-acylpholoroglucinol with significant antidepressant potential -- Survey of Indian medicinal plants for alkaloids and pharmacology -- Scientifically validated and novel anti-arthritic Ayurvedic drugs -- Rajpatha : ethno medicine of controversial origin -- Phytopharmacology of Indian nootropic Convolvulus plauricaulis L. -- Viscum album Linn. : valuable anticancer herbal drug -- Anti-inflammatory activity of aqueous-ethanolic extract of aerial parts of Artemisia vulgaris Linn. in Spargue Dawley rats / Singh AP and Duggal S -- Pharmacological update of anthraquinones -- Evaluation of novel strategies for the treatment of aluminum-induced dementia in an experimental model / Uboweja Aa [and 3 others] -- Acne and natural products -- Composite Ayurvedic formulations.
  • 2010 CRCnetBASE
    Bruno Burlando, Luisella Verotta, Laura Cornara, and Elisa Bottini-Massa.
    The skin : morphophysiological traits and disease -- Botanical compounds and their dermatological and cosmetic uses -- Herbal cosmetic formulations : a fuzzy line between actives and vehicles -- Monographs of herbal principles.
  • This site features fact sheets on herbs and medicinal plants outlining where each herb is found, what it is used for, how it is used, and any safety concerns and possible drug interaction issues. Also includes publications, presentations, and educational materials on herbs. Searchable. Also available in Spanish. From the University of Texas (UT) at El Paso and UT Austin Cooperative Pharmacy Program.
  • 2012 Springer Protocols
    edited by Jennifer Normanly.
    Image-based analysis of light-grown seedling hypocotyls in Arabidopsis -- High-throughput phenotyping of plant shoots -- High-throughput phenotyping of root growth dynamics -- LEAF GUI: Analyzing the geometry of veins and areoles using image segmentation algorithms -- Remote chlorophyll fluorescence measurements with the laser-induced fluorescence transient approach -- Leaf hue measurements: A high-throughput screening of chlorophyll content -- High-resolution, time-lapse imaging for ecosystem-scale phenotyping in the field -- High-throughput phenotyping of plant populations using a personal digital assistant -- High-throughput fractionation of natural products for drug discovery -- Conducting molecular biomarker discovery studies in plants -- Highly sensitive high-throughput profiling of six phytohormones using MS-probe modification and liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry -- Qualitative and quantitative screening of amino acids in plant tissues -- Arabidopsis thaliana membrane lipid molecular species and their mass spectral analysis -- Inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry as a tool for high-throughput analysis of plants -- The plant volatilome: Methods of analysis -- High-throughput monitoring of plant nuclear DNA contents via flow cytometry -- Transient RNAi assay in 96-well plate format facilitates high-throughput gene function studies in planta -- A high-throughput biological conversion assay for determining lignocellulosic quality -- Carbohydrate microarrays in plant science.
  • 2007 Springer
    R.J. Willis.
    What is Allelopathy?, p. 1-13 -- Allelopathy in the Classical World-- Greece and Rome, p. 15-37 -- Arabic Works, p. 39-52 -- Ancient India, China and Japan, p. 53-66 -- Mediaeval Period and Renaissance, p. 67-101 -- The Eighteenth Century-- Root Excretion, p. 103-124 -- Augustin Pyramus de Candolle, and His Era, p. 125-157 -- The Decline of Allelopathy in the Latter Nineteenth Century, p. 159-194 -- Spencer Pickering, and The Woburn Experimental Fruit Farm, 1894-1921, p. 195-208 -- The USDA Bureau of Soils and Its Influence, p. 209-249 -- Approaching the Modern Era, p. 251-299.
  • 2003 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Edzard Ernst.
  • 2003 ScienceDirect
    edited by John T. Romeo.
    The enzymatic basis of flavonoid biodiversity / Ragai K. Ibrahim and Dominique Anzellotti -- Structural, functional and evolutionary basis for methylation of plant small molecules / Joseph P. Noel ... [et al.] -- Regulation of anthocyanin pigmentation / Niloufer G. Irani, J. Marcela Hernandez and Erich Grotewold -- Localization of plant myrosinases and glucosinolates / Erik Andreasson and Lise Bolt Jorgensen -- Glucosinolate hydrolysis and its impact on generalist and specialist insect herbivores / Ute Wittstock ... [et al.] -- A novel myrosinase-glucosinolate defense system in cruciferous specialist aphids / John T. Rossiter, Alexnadra M. Jones and Atle M. Bones -- Multiple levels of control in the regulation of alkaloid biosynthesis / Peter J. Facchini ... [et al.] -- Biochemistry and molecular biology of indole alkaloid biosynthesis : the implication of recent discoveries / Vincenzo de Luca -- Chemical ecology of alkaloids exemplified with the pyrrolizidines / Dietrich Ober -- The chemical wizardry of isoprenoid metabolism in plants / Bryan T. Greenhagen ... [et al.] -- The sabath family of MTS in Arabidopsis Thaliana and other plant species / John C. D'Auria, Feng Chen, Eran Pichersky -- Xochipilli updated, terpenes from Mexican plants / Edmundo Lozoya-Gloria.
  • 2006 ScienceDirect
    edited by John T. Romeo.
    Terpene indole alkaloid biosynthesis / Sarah E. O'Connor, Elizabeth McCoy -- Pathways to diverse ergot alkaloid profiles in fungi / Daniel G. Panaccione, Christopher L. Schardl, Christine M. Coyle -- Compartmentalization of plant secondary metabolism / Nailish Samanani, Peter J. Facchini -- Comparative genomics of the shikimate pathways in Arabidopsis, Populus trichocarpa and Oryza sativa : shikimate pathway gene family structure and identification of candidates for missing links in pehnylalanine biosynthesis / Björn Hamberger ... [et al.] -- Tomato glandular trichomes as a model system for exploring evolution of specialized metabolism in a single cell / Eyal Fridman ... [et al.] -- Anacardic acid biosynthesis and bioactivity / David J. Schultz, Nalinie S. Wickramasinghe, Carolyn M. Klinge -- Molecular and biochemical investigations of sorgoleone biosynthesis / Daniel Cook ... [et al.] -- Biosynthesis of terpenophenolic metabolites in hop and cannabis / Jonathan E. Page, Jana Nagel -- Engineering pathway enzymes to understand the function and evolution of sterol structure and activity / Pruthvi Jayasimha ... [et al.] -- Methylation and demethylation of plant signaling molecules / Yue Yang ... [et al.] -- Recent advances in auxin biosynthesis and conjugation / Amber Kei Bowers, Yunde Zhao -- Auxin biology and biosynthesis / Jessica Calio, Yuen Yee Tam, Jennifer Normanly -- Translational opportunities in plant biochemistry / Cecilia A. McIntosh.
  • 2008 CRCnetBASE
    D. Jesse Wagstaff.
  • 2013 Springer Protocols
    edited by Alain Goossens and Laurens Pauwels.
    Phenotyping jasmonate regulation of senescence / Martin A. Seltmann and Susanne Berger -- Characterizing jasmonate regulation of male fertility in Arabidopsis / Bryan Thines, Ajin Mandaokar, and John Browse -- Phenotyping jasmonate regulation of root growth / Fabian Kellermeier and Anna Amtmann -- Bioassays for assessing jasmonate-dependent defenses triggered by pathogens, herbivorous insects, or beneficial Rhizobacteria / Saskia C.M. Van Wees ... [et al.] -- Elicitation of jasmonate-mediated defense responses by mechanical wounding and insect herbivory / Marco Herde, Abraham J.K. Koo, and Gregg A. Howe -- Pseudomonas syringae infection assays in Arabidopsis / Jian Yao, John Withers, and Sheng Yang He -- Jasmonate signaling in the field, part I : elicited changes in jasmonate pools of transgenic Nicotiana attenuata / Emmanuel Gaquerel ... [et al.] -- Jasmonate Signaling in the field, part II : insect-guided characterization of genetic variations in jasmonate-dependent defenses of transgenic and natural Nicotiana attenuata populations / Emmanuel Gaquerel ... [et al.] -- Profiling of jasmonic acid-related metabolites and hormones in wounded leaves / Yusuke Jikumaru -- Non-targeted approach for extended liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry profiling of free and esterified jasmonates after wounding / Gaëtan Glauser and Jean-Luc Wolfender -- Cell-specific detection of jasmonates by means of an immunocytological approach / Bettina Hause, Kati Mielke, and Susanne Forner -- Jasmonic acid-amino acid conjugation enzyme assays / Martha L. Rowe and Paul E. Staswick -- Pull-down analysis of interactions among jasmonic acid core signaling proteins / Sandra Fonseca and Roberto Solano -- Yeast two-hybrid analysis of jasmonate signaling proteins / Amparo Pérez Cuéllar ... [et al.] -- Modified bimolecular fluorescence complementation assay to study the inhibition of transcription complex formation by JAZ proteins / Tiancong Qi, Susheng Song, and Daoxin Xie -- Agroinfiltration of Nicotiana benthamiana leaves for co-localization of regulatory proteins involved in jasmonate signaling / Volkan Çevik and Kemal Kazan -- Electrophoretic mobility shift assay for the analysis of interactions of jasmonic acid-responsive transcription factors with DNA / Johan Memelink -- Transient expression assays in tobacco protoplasts / Robin Vanden Bossche ... [et al.] -- Functional analysis of jasmonic acid-responsive secondary metabolite transporters / Nobukazu Shitan, Akifumi Sugiyama, and Kazufumi Yazaki -- Expression analysis of jasmonate-responsive lectins in plants / Nausicaä Lannoo and Els J.M. Van Damme -- Profiling the jasmonic acid responses by nuclear magnetic resonance-based metabolomics / Hye Kyong Kim, Young Hae Choi, and Robert Verpoorte -- Metabolite profiling of plant tissues by liquid chromatography fourier transform ion cyclotron resonance mass spectrometry / Jacob Pollier and Alain Goossens -- cDNA-AFLP-based transcript profiling for genome-wide expression analysis of jasmonate-treated plants and plant cultures / Janine Colling ... [et al.] -- Analysis of RNA-seq data with TopHat and cufflinks for genome-wide expression analysis of jasmonate-treated plants and plant cultures / Jacob Pollier, Stephane Rombauts, and Alain Goossens -- Transcriptome coexpression analysis using ATTED-II for integrated transcriptomic/metabolomic analysis / Keiko Yonekura-Sakakibara and Kazuki Saito -- Guide to CORNET for the construction of coexpression and protein-protein interaction networks / Stefanie De Bodt and Dirk Inzé.
  • 2013 Springer
    Vijai Kumar Gupta, Maria G. Tuohy, editors ; Manimaran Ayyachamy, Kevin M. Turner, Anthonia O'Donovan, associate editors.
    Laboratory Protocols in Fungal Biology presents the latest techniques in fungal biology. This book analyzes information derived through real experiments, and focuses on cutting edge techniques in the field. The book comprises 57 chapters contributed from internationally recognised scientists and researchers. Experts in the field have provided up-to-date protocols covering a range of frequently used methods in fungal biology. Almost all important methods available in the area of fungal biology viz. taxonomic keys in fungi; histopathological and microscopy techniques; proteomics methods; genomics methods; industrial applications and related techniques; and bioinformatics tools in fungi are covered and complied in one book. Chapters include introductions to their respective topics, list of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and notes on troubleshooting. Each chapter is self-contained and written in a style that enables the reader to progress from elementary concepts to advanced research techniques. Laboratory Protocols in Fungal Biology is a valuable tool for both beginner research workers and experienced professionals.
  • 2013 Springer Protocols
    edited by Ray J. Rose.
    Featuring current resources used to discover new legume family genes and to understand genes and their interactions, Legume Genomics: Methods and Protocols provides techniques from expert researchers to study these plants that are so vitally important for food, feed, human nutrition, bioenergy, and industrial purposes. This detailed volume covers genome characterization and analysis, transcriptome analysis and miRNA identification/analysis, forward and reverse genetics, molecular markers, as well as transformation strategies used to investigate gene function and many other topics. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology series format, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls. Authoritative and useful, Legume Genomics: Methods and Protocols aims to serve plant molecular biologists, molecular breeders, plant physiologists and biochemists, developmental biologists, and those interested in plant-microbe interactions.
  • 2016 Springer
    Yuki Nakamura, Yonghua Li-Beisson editors.
    Lipids: from chemical structures, biosynthesis, and analyses to industrial applications -- Roles of lipids in photosynthesis -- DGDG and glycolipids in plants and algae -- Thylakoid development and galactolipid synthesis cyanobacteria -- Role of lipids in chloroplast biogenesis -- Role of MGDG and non-bilayer lipid phases in the structure and dynamics of chloroplast thylakoid membranes -- Chemical genetics in dissecting membrane glycerolipid functions -- Triacylglycerol accumulation in photosynthetic cells in plants and algae -- Cellular organization of triacylglycerol biosynthesis in microalgae -- High-throughput genetics strategies for identifying new components of lipid metabolism in the green alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii -- Plant sphingolipid meatbolism and function -- Plant surface lipids and epidermis development -- Role of lipid metabolism in plant pollen exine development -- Long-distance lipid signaling and its role in plant development and stress response -- Acyl-CoA-biinding proteins (ACBPs) in plant development -- The rise and fall of Jasmonate biological activities -- Green leaf volatiles in plant signaling and response -- Omics in Chlamydomonas for biofuel production -- Microalgae as a source for VLC-PUFA production -- Understanding sugar catabolism in unicellular cyanobacteria toward the application in biofuel and biomaterial production.
  • 2010 Wellcome Trust
    edited by S.M Crowther, L.A. Reynolds and E.M. Tansey.
  • 2013 ScienceDirect
    edited by Victor Kuete.
    1. Monoterpenes and related compounds from the medicinal plants of Africa / Michel Kenne Tchimene [and three others] -- 2. Sesquiterpenes from the medicinal plants of Africa / Maurice D. Awouafack [and three others] -- 3. Diterpenoids from the medicinal plants of Africa / Louis Pergaud Sandjo and Victor Kuete -- 4. Triterpenes and steroids from the medicinal plants of Africa / Louis Pergaud Sandjo and Victor Kuete -- 5. Essential oils from the medicinal plants of Africa / Oladipupo A. Lawal and Isiaka A. Ogunwande -- 6. Simple phenols, phenolic acids, and related esters from the medicinal plants of Africa / Guy B. Kougan [and three others] -- 7. Phenylpropanoids and related compounds from the medicinal plants of Africa / Victor Kuete -- 8. Coumarins and related compounds from the medicinal plants of Africa / Herve Martial Poumale Poumale [and four others] -- 9. Flavonoids and related compounds from the medicinal plants of Africa / Bathelemy Ngameni [and nine others] -- 10. Quinones and benzophenones from the medicinal plants of Africa / Kenneth O. Eyong, Victor Kuete and Thomas Efferth -- 11. Xanthones and anthranoids from the medicinal plants of Africa / Ofentse Mazimba [and three others] -- 12. Lignans and stilbenes from African medicinal plants / Apollinaire Tsopmo, Francis M. Awah and Victor Kuete -- 13. Tannins and related compounds from medicinal plants of Africa / Abdelaaty A. Shahat and Mohamed S. Marzouk -- 14. Alkaloids from the medicinal plants of Africa / Jean Duplex Wansi [and three others] -- 15. Ceramides, cerebrosides, and related long chains containing derivatives from the medicinal plants of Africa / Louis Pergaud Sandjo and Victor Kuete -- 16. Antibacterial, antifungal, and antiviral activities of African medicinal plants / Ashwell R. Ndhlala [and five others] -- 17. Antimalarial and other antiprotozoal products from African medicinal plants / Denis Zofou, Victor Kuete and Vincent P.K. Titanji -- 18. Antiproliferative potential of African medicinal plants / Victor Kuete, Katrin Viertel and Thomas Efferth -- 19. Anti-inflammatory and analgesic activities of African medicinal plants / Christian Agyare [and three others] -- 20. Antidiabetes activity of African medicinal plants / Roland N. Ndip, Nicoline F. Tanih and Victor Kuete -- 21. Antioxidant activity of African medicinal plants / Mikhail Olugbemiro Nafiu, Musa Oyewole Salawu and Mutiu Idowu Kazeem -- 22. African medicinal plants acting on the reproductive, cardiovascular, and central nervous systems / Emmanuel Mouafo Tekwu, Veronique Penlap Beng and Victor Kuete -- 23. Legislation on medicinal plants in Africa / Mainen Julius Moshi and Paulo Peter Mhame -- 24. Medicinal plants market and industry in Africa / Jean P. Dzoyem, Emmanuel Tshikalange and Victor Kuete.
  • 2006 CRCnetBASE
    M. Daniel.
    A unified and single-source reference book providing significant data on a wide spectrum of medicinal herbs practiced worldwide and their chemical ingredients. 350 plants are dealt with in detail dovetailing their distinguishing botanical characters, chemical components and biomarkers of all the useful parts, authentic medicinal properties and the pharmacological actions they elicit. Constituent compounds have been grouped according to their natural product classification. This book is intended to oncompass an in-depth coverage of the chemistry of "Plant Products" such as alkaloids, terponoids, phenolics, etc. Emerging trends like aromatherapy and antioxidant therapy are discussed and a user's guide is appended at the end.--excerpted from book jacket.
  • 2012 CRCnetBASE
    editors, Mahendra Rai, Geofffrey A. Cordell, Jose L. Martinez, Mariela Marinoff, Luca Rastrelli.
    New strategies for traditional medicine -- Developing better herbal medicines in the post-genomic era -- Revitalization of the knowledge of herbs: a way forward to discovery of new drugs -- Ethnobotanical uses of the native flora from Brazilian north-eastern region -- Diversity and uses of the genus croton (euphorbiaceae) in Northeastern Brazil -- Ethnomedical knowledge among the "Quilombolas" from the Amazon region of Brazil with a special focus on plants used as nervous system tonics -- Advances in the knowledge of medicinal plants in Eastern Andalusia, Spain -- Tropical propolis: recent advances in chemical components and Botanical origin -- Anti-malarial plants used in folk medicine in Bangladesh -- Usnea sulcata motyka: an ethnomycological review of its use in traditional medicine -- Sirukurinjan: An ancient remedy for a modern incurable disease, diabetes -- Herbal drugs used for domestic animals -- Endophytes from medicinal plants as novel sources of bioactive compounds -- Advances in medicinal plants with antitumoral activity -- Medicinal plants: how are they used to treat neurological diseases? -- Inflammatory diseases: mechanisms and natural remedies -- Recent advances to evaluate anti-diabetic medicinal plants -- Botanical origin and Biological activity of propolis -- Bioactivity of plant essential oils -- Antibacterial and antiviral effects of aromatic plant-derived essential oils: a scientific and medicinal approach -- Strategies of solvent system selection for the isolation of natural products by countercurrent chromatography.
  • 2006 CRCnetBASE
    Christophe Wiart.
    Medicinal plants classified in the family Annonaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Myristicaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Lauraceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Piperaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Aristolochiaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Nympheaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Menispermaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Polygonaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Myrsinaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Ebenaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Bombacaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Elaeocarpaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Capparaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Flacourtiaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Passifloraceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Cucurbitaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Connaraceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Anisophylleaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Rosaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Thymeleaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Melastomataceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Rhizophoraceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Olacaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Icacinaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Euphorbiaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Sapindaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Anacardiaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Simaroubaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Meliaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Rutaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Loganiaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Gentianaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Apocynaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Asclepiadaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Solanaceae -- Medicinal plants classified in the family Verbenaceae.
  • 2012 CRCnetBASE
    Christophe Wiart.
    Ch. 1. Superorder Austrobaileyanae (Croizat) Doweld ex M.W. Chase & Reveal, 2009 -- ch. 2. Superorder Magnolianae Takht., 1967 -- ch. 3. Superorder Lilianae Takht, 1967 -- ch. 4. Superorder Ranunculanae Takht. ex Reveal, 1992 -- ch. 5. Superorder Rosanae Takht., 1967 -- ch. 6. Superorder Saxifraganae Reveal, 1994 -- ch. 7. Superorder Santalanae Thorne ex Reveal, 1992 -- ch. 8. Superorder Caryophyllanae Takht., 1967 -- ch. 9. Superorder Asteranae Takht., 1967.
  • v. 3, 2005. Springer
    by Ivan A. Ross.
    Also available: Print – [v. 1], 1999
  • 2009 ClinicalKey
    editor, J.K. Aronson.
    Elsevier now offers a series of derivative works based on the acclaimed Meyler's Side Effect of Drugs, 15th Edition. These individual volumes are grouped by specialty to benefit the practicing physician and/or clinician. Many of the drugs currently available to physicians have a long history of use as herbal remedies, including opium, aspirin, digitalis, and quinine. This volume will be a reference to health professionals and homeopathic practitioners in understanding the effects of herbal drugs. Surpasses the Physician's Desk Reference © by including clinical case studies and independent exper.
  • 2015 Karger
    volume editors, Kurt S. Zänker, Srini V. Kaveri.
    Mistletoe through cultural and medical history : the all-healing plant proves to be a cancer-specific remedy / Ramm, H. -- Chemical constituents of viscum album L. : implications for the pharmaceutical preparation of mistletoe / Urech, K.; Baumgartner, S. -- The anti-cancer activity of mistletoe preparations, as related to their polyphenolic profiles / Schramm, H.M. -- From Berlin and Witten to Southampton and Hamburg : 25 years of mistletoe research cooperation / Schumacher, U.; Pfüller, U. -- Mistletoe compounds as anti-cancer drugs : effects and mechanisms in the treatment of glioblastoma / Schötterl, S.; Naumann, U. -- Cancer surgery and supportive mistletoe therapy : from scepticism to randomised clinical trials / Galun, D.; Tröger, W.; Milicevic, M. -- Dissecting the anti-inflammatory effects of viscum album : inhibition of cytokine-induced expression of cyclo-oxygenase-2 and secretion of prostaglandin E2 / Elluru, S.R.; Saha, C.; Hedge, P.; Friboulet, A.; Bayry, J.; Kaveri, S.V. -- Dancing with the Devil : cancer-related fatigue, from inflammation to treatment options / Zänker, K.S.
  • 2010 Springer
    Youssuf Gherbawy, Kerstin Voigt, editors.
  • 2014 Springer Protocols
    edited by Pascale Besse.
    Plant Taxonomy: An Historical Perspective, Current Challenges and Perspectives -- Guidelines for the Choice of Sequences for Molecular Plant Taxonomy -- Leaf Tissue Sampling and DNA Extraction Protocols -- DNA Extraction from Herbarium Specimens -- Analysis of Variation in Chloroplast DNA Sequences -- Mitochondrial Genome and Plant Taxonomy -- Nuclear Ribosomal RNA Genes: ITS Region -- New Technologies for Ultra-High Throughput Genotyping in Plant Taxonomy -- Development of Microsatellite Enriched Libraries -- Randomly Amplified Polymorphic DNA (RAPD) and Derived Techniques -- Multilocus Profiling with AFLP, ISSR and SAMPL -- Transposon Based Tagging: IRAP, REMAP and iPBS -- Phylogenetic Reconstruction Methods: An Overview -- The Application of Flow Cytometry for Estimating Genome Size and Ploidy Level in Plants -- Molecular Cytogenetics (FISH and Flurochrome Banding): Resolving Species Relationships and Genome Organisation -- GISH: Resolving Interspecific and Intergeneric Hybrids -- On the Relevance of Molecular Tools for the Taxonomy Revision in Malvales, Malvaceae s.l. and Dombeyoideae -- What Has Molecular Systematics Contributed to Our Knowledge of the Plant Family Proteaceae.
  • v. 1, 1884.
    taʾlīf Jūrj Būst.
    Status: Not Checked OutLane Catalog Record
    Lists and classifies the plants of Syria, Palestine, and Egypt.
  • 2015 Springer Protocols
    edited by Dagmar B. Stengel, Solène Connan.
    Marine algae: A source of biomass for biotechnological applications -- Structure and function of macroalgal natural products -- Spectrophotometric assays of major compounds extracted from algae -- Extraction and enrichment of protein from red and green macroalgae -- Extraction and purification of r-phycoerythrin from marine red algae -- Extraction and analysis of mycosporine-like amino acids in marine algae -- Extraction and purification of phlorotannins from brown algae -- Enzyme-enhanced extraction of antioxidant ingredients from algae -- Microwave-assisted extraction of fucoidan from marine algae -- Extraction and analysis of oxylipins from macroalgae illustrated on the example gracilaria vermiculophylla -- Lipids and fatty acids in algae: Extraction, fractionation into lipid classes, and analysis by gas chromatography coupled with flame ionization detector (GC-FD) -- HRMAS NMR analysis of algae and identification of molecules of interest via conventional 1d and 2d nmr: Sample preparation and optimization of experimental conditions -- Extraction, purification, and NMR analysis of terpenes from brown algae -- Extraction, isolation, and identification of sesquiterpenes from laurencia species -- The use of HPLC for the characterization of phytoplankton pigments -- Characterization of phlorotannins from brown algae by lc-hrms -- Analysis of betaines from marine algae using lc-ms-ms -- Analysis of marine biotoxins using lc-ms/ms -- Fucoidan analysis by tandem maldi-tof and esi mass spectrometry -- Determination of substitution patterns of galactans from green seaweeds of the bryopsidales -- Structural characterization of a hybrid carrageenan-like sulfated galactan from a marine red alga furcellaria lumbricalis -- Characterization of alginates by nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) and vibrational spectroscopy (IR, NIR, RAMAN) in combination with chemometrics -- Imaging and identification of marine algal bioactive compounds by surface enhanced raman spectroscopy (SERS) -- In vitro protocols for measuring the antioxidant capacity of algal extracts -- Disk diffusion assay to assess the antimicrobial activity of marine algal extracts -- Screening of a marine algal extract for antifungal activities -- Protocol for assessing antifouling activities of macroalgal extracts.
  • 2006 CRCnetBASE
    [edited by] Leland J. Cseke ... [et al.].
  • 2006 Springer
    edited by Gad Loebenstein and John Peter Carr.
  • 2013 Springer
    Veda Eswarappa, Sujata K. Bhatia.
    This book advances biomedical innovations to address the plethora of health problems afflicting the developing world. A panoply of cultural, economic, infrastructural, and other factors prevent many interventions currently popular in the developed world from being similarly effective in the developing world. This book discusses less-traditional approaches, such as naturally based biomaterials and therapeutics, an area that has traditionally been overlooked but has also demonstrated impressive potential for health applications in recent years. This book explores precisely the kinds of applications which can enable countries like India to access more effective, inexpensive treatments while also taking more ownership of their healthcare technologies and innovations.
  • 2008 Springer
    Anireddy S.N. Reddy, Maxim Golovkin, editors.
    Spliceosomal proteins in plants / Y. Ru, B.B. Wang and V. Brendel -- Analysis of alternative splicing in plants with bioinformatics tools / B.J. Haas -- Splice site requirements and switches in plants / M.A. Schuler -- U12-dependent intron splicing in plants / C.G. Simpson and J.W. Brown -- Plant SR proteins and their functions / A. Barta, M. Kalyna and Z.J. Lorkovic -- Spatiotemporal organization of pre-mRNA splicing proteins in plants / G.S. Ali and A.S. Reddy -- Regulation of splicing by protein phosphorylation / R. Fluhr -- mRNA cap binding proteins: effects on abscisic acid signal transduction, mRNA processing, and microarray analyses / J.M. Kuhn, V. Hugouvieux and J.I. Schroeder -- Messenger RNA 3' end formation in plants / A.G. Hunt -- State of decay: an update on plant mRNA turnover / D.A. Belostotsky -- Regulation of flowering time by RNA processing / L.C. Terzi and G.G. Simpson -- Alternative splicing in plant defense / W. Gassmann -- Nuclear RNA export and its importance in abiotic stress responses of plants / V. Chinnusamy, Z. Gong and J.K. Zhu -- Regulation of alternative splicing of pre-mRNAs by stresses / G.S. Ali and A.S. Reddy -- Intron-mediated regulation of gene expression / A.B. Rose -- The role of the plant nucleolus in pre-mRNA processing / J.W. Brown and P.J. Shaw.
    Also available: Print – 2008
  • 2005 Springer
    H. BassiriRad (ed.).
  • 2007 Springer
    Petra Marschner and Zdenko Rengel (eds.)
  • 2011 Springer
    Joseph Alfred Zinck, Otto Huber, editors.
  • 2016 Springer
    Parimelazhagan Thangaraj.
    1. Ethnobotanical study -- 2. Pharmacognostical studies -- 3. Extraction of bioactive compounds -- 4. Preliminary phytochemical studies -- 5. Proximate composition analysis -- 6. Mineral quantification -- 7. Anti-nutritional factors -- 8. Quantification of secondary metabolites -- 9. In vitro antioxidant assays -- 10. In vitro antihaemolytic activity -- 11. Antimicrobial activity -- 12. In vitro anthelmintic assay -- 13. Toxicity studies -- 14. In vivo antioxidant assays -- 15. Analgesic activity -- 16. Anti-inflammatory activity -- 17. Antipyretic activity -- 18. Inflammatory bowel disease -- 19. In vitro anti-arthritic activity -- 20. Anti-diarrhoeal activity -- 21. Anti-ulcer activity -- 22. Hepatoprotective activity -- 23. Anti-diabetic activity -- 24. Evaluation of anti-diabetic property on streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats -- 25. In vivo wound healing studies -- 26. Determination of cytotoxicity -- 27. Induction of apoptosis -- 28. Anti-tumour activity -- 29. Protein bioavailability in animal model -- 30. Detection of phenolic and flavonoid compounds using high performance thin layer chromatography (HPTLC) -- 31. Isolation of compounds -- 32. Molecular docking of bioactive compounds against BRCA and COX proteins -- Index.
  • 2012 Springer
    Vartika Jain, Surendra K. Verma.
    "This work is the first monograph devoted solely to Bombax ceiba, popularly known as the Red Silk Cotton Tree. Consisting of seven chapters, it covers all relevant aspects of this plant, from its historical and spiritual importance, to its botanical characterization, pharmacognostical details and ethnobiological uses, to its scientific validation in various animal and human studies. Each part of the tree is of medicinal value and possesses many novel chemical constituents such as shamimicin, bombasin, bombamalone, bombamaloside etc. along with other bioactive secondary metabolites. The book presents the chemical structures of the most important constituents and highlights various pharmacological activities, predominantly antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, anti-mutagenic, hypoglycemic, hypotensive, hepatoprotective and fibrinolytic, which may prove to be a source for the development of a novel phyto-pharmaceutical agent to treat diabetes, heart disease and cancer. In addition, separate chapters deal with the commercial and ecological significance of B. ceiba, as well as a case study on its conservation. Numerous color illustrations are included to identify the plant and to justify its nickname, the “Little Bird's Cafeteria”."--Publisher's website.
  • 2005 Springer
    edited by T. Kozai, F. Afreen and S.M.A. Zobayed.
  • 2006 Springer
    edited by John H. Golbeck.
  • 2005 Springer
    edited by Thomas J. Wydrzynski and Kimiyuki Satoh ; assistant editor, Joel A. Freeman.
  • 2008 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Mark S. Meskin, Wayne R. Bidlack, R. Keith Randolph.
    Technophysiology, evolution, and aging : towards a new image of aging / Paola S. Timiras -- Are there age-related changes in flavonoid bioavailability? / C-Y. Oliver Chen and Jeffrey B. Blumberg -- Trends in the analysis of phytochemicals : flavonoids and carotenoids / Eunmi Koh and Alyson E. Mitchell -- Anti-inflammatory botanicals : a case study of genetic screens as part of a pharmacogenomic approach / Moul Dey ... [et al.] -- Characteristics and functions of lutein and zeaxanthin within the human retina / Billy R. Hammond, Jr. and Lisa M. Renzi -- Phytochemicals and the aging brain / Stephane Bastianetto and Remi Quirion -- Green tea : skin care and skin diseases / Stephen D. Hsu -- Pomegranate phenolics antioxidant activities protect against cardiovascular diseases / Michael Aviram, Mira Rosenblat, and Bianca Fuhrman -- Customizing dietary recommendations by genotype in the era of genomics / Sina Vakili, Grace Jooyoung Shin, and Marie A. Caudill -- Development of a botanical combination product for allergy symptoms / Marc Lemay ... [et al.] -- Genotype-selective inhibition of IL-1 by botanicals : a nutrigenetics proof of principle / R. Keith Randolph.
  • 2013 CRCnetBASE
    editors, Colleen Carkeet, Kerry Grann, R. Keith Randolph, Dawna Salter Venzon, Samatha M. Izzy.
    "An examination of foods, botanicals, and phytochemicals as they relate to the prevention of age-related chronic diseases, this book discusses herbs and spices in cancer prevention; wine, phenolics, and cancer; anthocyanins in cardiovascular health; anti-inflammatories; skin photoprotection; beny phytochemicals; green tea catechins; and cognitive function in the elderly. The book begins with an overview of phytonutrients in human health and disease, and covers chronic disease prevention, bone and joint health, skin health, obesity and metabolism, and brain health. The final chapter describes an analytical technique 'proving very powerful in phytonutrient research in humans"--Provided by publisher.
  • 2012 Springer
    Akhlaq A. Farooqui.
    Effect of Lifestyle, Aging, and Phytochemicals on the Onset of Neurological Disorders -- Beneficial Effects of Extra Virgin Olive Oil (n-9 Fatty Acids) on Neurological Disorders -- Beneficial Effects of Flaxseed Oil (n-3 Fatty Acids) on Neurological Disorders -- Beneficial Effects of Flavonoids on Neurological Disorders -- Beneficial Effects of Green Tea Catechins on Neurological Disorders -- Beneficial Effects of Curcumin on Neurological Disorders -- Beneficial Effects of Resveratrol on Neurological Disorders -- Beneficial Effects of Ginkgo biloba in Neurological Disorders -- Beneficial Effects of Garlic Components on Neurological Disorders -- Beneficial Effects of Propolis on Neurological Disorders -- Perspective and Direction for Future Research on Phytochemicals in Neurological Disorders.
  • 2015 Wiley
    Sarah E. Edwards, Ines Rocha, Elizabeth M. Williamson, Michael Heinrich.
    Healthcare professionals, including doctors, pharmacists and nurses, are often confronted with patients who use over-the-counter (OTC) herbal medicinal products and food supplements. While taking responsibility for one's own health and treatment options is encouraged, many patients use these products based on limited (and sometimes inaccurate) information from non-scientific sources, such as the popular press and internet. There is a clear need to offer balanced, well-informed advice to patients, yet a number of studies have shown that, generally, conventionally trained health practitioners consider their knowledge about herbal medicinal products and supplements to be weak. Phytopharmacy fills this knowledge gap, and is intended for use by the busy pharmacist, nurse, or doctor, as well as the 'expert patient' and students of pharmacy and herbal medicine. It presents clear, practical and concise monographs on over a hundred popular herbal medicines and plant-based food supplements. Information provided in each monograph includes: Indications Summary and appraisal of clinical and pre-clinical evidence Potential interactions Contraindications Possible adverse effects An overview of the current regulatory framework is also outlined, notably the EU Traditional Herbal Medicinal Products Directive. This stipulates that only licensed products or registered traditional herbal medicinal products (THRs), which have assured quality and safety, can now legally be sold OTC. Monographs are included of most of the major herbal ingredients found in THRs, and also some plant-basedfood supplements, which while not strictly medicines, may also have the potential to exert a physiological effect.
  • 2013 Springer Protocols
    edited by Matt Dickinson, Jennifer Hodgetts.
    The phytoplasmas: an introduction / Matt Dickinson, Melanie Tuffen, and Jennifer Hodgetts -- Techniques for the maintenance and propagation of phytoplasmas in glasshouse collections of Catharanthus roseus / Jennifer Hodgetts, David Crossley, and Matt Dickinson -- Micropropagation and maintenance of phytoplasmas in tissue culture / Assunta Bertaccini, Samanta Paltrinieri, Marta Martini, Mara Tedeschi, and Nicoletta Contaldo -- Dodder transmission of phytoplasmas / Jaroslava Přibylová and Josef Špak -- Insect maintenance and transmission / Heather Kingdom -- Capturing insect vectors of phytoplasmas / Phyllis Weintraub and Jürgen Gross -- Insect vector transmission assays / Domenico Bosco and Rosemarie Tedeschi -- Molecular identification of phytoplasma vector species / Sabrina Bertin and Domenico Bosco -- Dienes' staining and light microscopy for phytoplasma visualization / Rita Musetti -- DAPI staining and fluorescence microscopy techniques for phytoplasmas / Nancy M. Andrade and Nolberto L. Arismendi -- Visualization of phytoplasmas using electron microscopy / B. Jean Devonshire -- Automated DNA extraction for large numbers of plant samples / Nataša Mehle, Petra Nikolić, Matevž Rupar, Jana Boben, Maja Ravnikar, and Marina Dermastia -- DNA extraction from arborescent monocots and how to deal with other challenging hosts / Nigel A. Harrison, Robert E. Davis, and Ericka E. Helmick -- Nested PCR and RFLP analysis based on the 16S rRNA gene / Bojan Duduk, Samanta Paltrinieri, Ing-Ming Lee, and Assunta Bertaccini -- PCR and RFLP analyses based on the ribosomal protein operon / Marta Martini and Ing-Ming Lee -- Tuf and secY PCR amplification and genotyping of phytoplasmas / Xavier Foissac, Jean-Luc Danet, Sylvie Malembic-Maher, Pascal Salar, Dana Šafářová, Pavla Válová, and Milan Navrátil -- PCR analysis of phytoplasmas based on the secA gene / Matt Dickinson and Jennifer Hodgetts -- Single-strand conformation polymorphism analysis for differentiating phytoplasma strains / Martina Šeruga Musić and Dijana Škorić -- Microarrays for universal detection and identification of phytoplasmas / Mogens Nicolaisen, Henriette Nyskjold, and Assunta Bertaccini -- T-RFLP for detection and identification of phytoplasmas in plants / Jennifer Hodgetts and Matt Dickinson -- Real-time PCR for universal phytoplasma detection and quantification / Nynne Meyn Christensen, Henriette Nyskjold, and Mogens Nicolaisen -- A real-time PCR detection system for the bois noir and flavescence dorée phytoplasmas and quantification of the target DNA / Nataša Mehle, Nina Prezelj, Matjaž Hren, Jana Boben, Kristina Gruden, Maja Ravnikar, and Marina Dermastia -- Real-time PCR for specific detection of three phytoplasmas from the apple proliferation group / Nataša Mehle, Petra Nikolić, Kristina Gruden, Maja Ravnikar, and Marina Dermastia -- Reverse transcription-PCR for phytoplasma detection utilizing crude sap extractions / Paolo Margaria and Sabrina Palmano -- In-field diagnostics using loop-mediated isothermal amplification / Jenny Tomlinson -- DNA bar-coding for phytoplasma identification / Olga Makarova, Nicoletta Contaldo, Samanta Paltrinieri, Assunta Bertaccini, Henriette Nyskjold, and Mogens Nicolaisen -- Phylogenetic analyses of phytoplasmas based on whole-genome comparison / Hiromi Nishida -- The i PhyClassifier, an interactive online tool for phytoplasma classification and taxonomic assignment / Yan Zhao, Wei Wei, Ing-Ming Lee, Jonathan Shao, Xiaobing Suo, and Robert E. Davis -- Phytoplasma proteomic analysis / Xianling Ji and Yingping Gai -- Preparation of phytoplasma membrane recombinant proteins / Luciana Galetto, Majid Siampour, and Cristina Marzachì -- Phytoplasma plasmid DNA extraction / Mark T. Andersen and Lia W. Liefting -- Cesium chloride-bisbenzimide gradients for separation of phytoplasma and plant DNA / Lucy T.T. Tran-Nguyen and Bernd Schneider -- Pulsed-field gel electrophoresis for isolation of full-length phytoplasma chromosomes from plants / Carmine Marcone -- Mapping the phytoplasma chromosome / Sylvie Malembic-Maher and Patricia Carle.
  • 2016 Springer Protocols
    edited by David Edwards.
    Using GenBank / Eric W. Sayers and Ilene Karsch-Mizrachi -- UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot, the manually annotated section of the UniProt knowledgebase : how to use the entry view / Emmanuel Boutet ... [et al.] -- KEGG bioinformatics resource for plant genomics and metabolomics / Minoru Kanehisa -- Plant pathway databases / Pankaj Jaiswal and Björn Usadel -- Plant ontology : a tool for plant genomics / Laurel Cooper and Pankaj Jaiswal -- Ensembl plants : integrating tools for visualizing, mining, and analyzing plant genomics data / Dan Bolser ... [et al.] -- Gramene : a resource for comparative analysis of plants genomes and pathways / Marcela Karey Tello-Ruiz ... [et al.] -- PGSB/MIPS plant genome information resources and concepts for the analysis of complex grass genomes / Manuel Spannagl ... [et al.] -- MaizeGDB : the maize genetics and genomics database / Lisa Harper ... [et al.] -- WheatGenome.info : a resource for wheat genomics resource / Kaitao Lai -- User guidelines for the brassica database : BRAD / Xiaobo Wang, Feng Cheng, and Xiaowu Wang -- TAG sequence identification of genomic regions using TAGdb / Pradeep Ruperao -- Short read alignment using SOAP2 / Bhavna Hurgobin -- Tablet : visualizing next-generation sequence assemblies and mappings / Iain Milne ... [et al.] -- Analysis of genotyping-by-sequencing (GBS) data / Sateesh Kagale ... [et al.] -- Skim-based genotyping by sequencing using a double haploid population to call SNPs, infer gene conversions, and improve genome assemblies / Philipp Emanuel Bayer -- Finding and characterizing repeats in plant genomes / Jacques Nicolas, Pierre Peterlongo, and Sébastien Tempel -- Analysis of RNA-Seq data using TopHat and cufflinks / Sreya Ghosh and Chon-Kit Kenneth Chan.
  • 2007 Springer Protocols
    edited by David Edwards.
    The EMBL nucleotide sequence and genome reviews databases / Peter Sterk ... [et al.] -- Using GenBank / David Wheeler -- A collection of plant-specific genomic data and resources at NCBI / Tatiana Tatusova, Brian Smith-White, and James Ostell -- UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot / Emmanuel Boutet ... [et al.] -- Plant database resources at The Institute for Genomic Research / Agnes P. Chan... [et al.] -- MIPS plant genome information resources / Manuel Spannagl ...[et al.] -- HarvEST / Timothy J. Close ... [et al.] -- The TAIR database / Rebecca L. Poole -- AtEnsEMBL / Nick James ... [et al.] -- Accessing integrated Brasica genetic and genomic data using the BASC server / Christopher G. Love and David Edwards -- Leveraging model legume information to find candidate genes for soybean sudden death syndrome using the Legume Information System / Michael D. Gonzales ... [et al.] -- Legume resources : MtDB and Medicago.org / Ernest F. Retzel ... [et al.] -- BGI-RIS V2 / Ximiao He and Jun Wang -- GrainGenes / Helen O'Sullivan -- Gramene / Doreen Ware -- MaizGDB / Carolyn J. Lawrence -- BarleyBase/PLEXdb / Roger P. Wise ... [et al.] -- Reaping the benefits of SAGE / Stephen J. Robinson ... [et al.] -- Methods for analysis of gene expression in plants using MPSS / Kan Nobuta, Kalyan Vemaraju, and Blake C. Meyers -- Metabolomics data analysis, visualization, and integration / Lloyd W. Sumner, Ewa Urbanczyk-Wochniak, and Corey D. Broeckling -- KEGG bioinformatics resource for plant genomics research / Ali Masoudi-Nejad ... [et al.] -- International Crop Information System for germplasms data management / Arllet Portugal ... [et al.] -- Automated discovery of single nucleotide polymorphism and simple sequence repeat molecular genetic markers / Jacqueline Batley, Erica Jewell, and David Edwards -- Methods for gene ontology annotation / Emily Dimmer ... [et al.] -- Gene structure annotation at PlantGDB / Volker Brendel -- An introduction to BioPerl / Jason E. Stajich.
  • 2012 Springer Protocols
    edited by Victor M. Loyola-Vargas, Neftalí Ochoa-Alejo.
    Introduction to plant cell culture : the future ahead / Victor M. Loyola-Vargas and Neftali Ochoa-Alejo -- History of plant tissue culture / Trevor Thorpe -- Callus, cuspension Culture, and Hairy Roots. Induction, maintenance and characterization / Rosa M. Galaz-Avalos [and others] -- Growth measurements : estimation of cell division and cell expansion / Gregorio Godoy-Hernandez and Felipe A. Vazquez-Flota -- Measurement of cell viability / Lizbeth A. Castro-Concha, Rosa Maria Escobedo, and Maria de Lourdes Miranda-Ham -- Pathogen and biological contamination management in plant tissue culture : phytopathogens, vitro pathogens, and vitro pests / Alan C. Cassells -- Cryopreservation of embryogenic cell suspensions by encapsulation-vitrification and encapsulation-dehydration / Zhenfang Yin [and others] -- Study of in vitro development in plants : general approaches and photography / Edward C. Yeung -- Use of statistics in plant biotechnology / Michael E. Compton -- Tissue culture methods for the clonal propagation and genetic improvement of spanish red cedar (Cedrela odorata) / Yuri Pena-Ramirez [and others] -- Micropropagation of banana / Yıldız Aka Kacar and Ben Faber -- Liquid in vitro culture for the propagation of Arundo donax / Miguel Angel Herrera-Alamillo and Manuel L. Robert -- Production of haploids and doubled haploids in maize / Vanessa Prigge and Albrecht E. Melchinger -- Maize somatic embryogenesis : recent features to improve plant regeneration / Veronica Garrocho-Villegas, Maria Teresa de Jesus-Olivera, and Estela Sanchez Quintanar -- Improved shoot regeneration from root explants using an abscisic acid-containing medium / Subramanian Paulraj and Edward C. Yeung -- Cryopreservation of shoot tips and meristems : an overview of contemporary methodologies / Erica E. Benson and Keith Harding -- Anther culture of chili pepper (Capsicum spp.) / Neftali Ochoa-Alejo -- Production of interspecific hybrids in ornamental plants / Juntaro Kato and Masahiro Mii -- Plant tissue culture of fast-growing trees for phytoremediation research / Jose Luis Couselo [and others] -- Removing heavy metals by in vitro cultures / Maria del Socorro Santos-Diaz and Maria del Carmen Barron-Cruz -- Establishment of a sanguinarine-producing cell suspension culture of Argemone mexicana L (papaveraceae) : induction of alkaloid accumulation / Felipe A. Vazquez-Flota [and others] -- Epigenetics, the role of DNA methylation in tree development / Marcos Viejo [and others] -- Potential roles of microRNAs in molecular breeding / Qing Liu and Yue-Qin Chen -- Determination of histone methylation in mono- and dicotyledonous plants / Geovanny I. Nic-Can and Clelia De la Pena -- Basic procedures for epigenetic analysis in plant cell and tissue culture / Jose L. Rodriguez [and others] -- Plant tissue culture and molecular markers / Maria Tamayo-Ordonez [and others] -- Biolistic- and Agrobacterium-mediated transformation protocols for wheat / Cecilia Tamas-Nyitrai, Huw D. Jones, and Laszlo Tamas -- Improved genetic transformation of cork oak (Quercus suber L.) / Ruben Alvarez-Fernandez and Ricardo-Javier Ordas -- Organelle transformation / Anjanabha Bhattacharya [and others] -- Appendix A Components of the culture media / Victor M. Loyola-Vargas -- Appendix B Plant biotechnology and tissue culture resources in the internet / Victor M. Loyola-Vargas.
  • 2015 Springer Protocols
    edited by José M. Estevez.
    Penium margaritaceum as a model organism for cell wall analysis of expanding plant cells / Maja G. Rydahl ... [et al.] -- Using chemical genomics to study cell wall formation and cell growth in Arabidopsis thaliana and Penium margaritaceum / N. Worden ... [et al.] -- Optimized method for growing in vitro Arabidopsis thaliana pollen tubes / Cecilia Borassi ... [et al.] -- Imaging of calcium dynamics in pollen tube cytoplasm / María Laura Barberini and Jorge Muschietti -- Live imaging of root hairs / Silvia M. Velasquez, Jose R. Dinneny, and José M. Estevez -- Improved ROS measurement in root hair cells / Paola Silvina Denita Juárez, Silvina Mangano, and José M. Estevez -- Root hair assay to expedite cell death research / Joanna Kacprzyk and Paul F. McCabe -- Vacuolar staining methods in plant cells / David Scheuring ... [et al.] -- Live cell imaging of FM4-64, a tool for tracing the endocytic pathways in Arabidopsis root cells / Adeline Rigal, Siamsa M. Doyle, and Stéphanie Robert -- Salt-stress regulation of root system growth and architecture in Arabidopsis seedlings / Lina Duan, Jose Sebastian, and Jose R. Dinneny -- Quantification of fluorescent reporters in plant cells / Michael Pound, Andrew P. French, and Darren M. Wells -- Live cell imaging of the cytoskeleton and cell wall enzymes in plant cells / Arun Sampathkumar and Raymond Wightman -- Using the split-ubiquitin yeast two-hybrid system to test protein-protein interactions of transmembrane proteins / Logan Bashline and Ying Gu -- Activation tag screening for cell expansion genes in Arabidopsis thaliana / Chaowen Xiao and Charles T. Anderson -- BiFC for protein-protein interactions and protein topology : discussing an integrative approach for an old technique / Giovanni Stefano, Luciana Renna, and Federica Brandizzi -- N-Glycosylation and plant cell growth / Christiane Veit, Ulrike Vavra, and Richard Strasser -- Peptide separation methodologies for in-depth proteomics / Sajad Majeed Zargar ... [et al.] -- Structural and mechanical characterization of growing Arabidopsis plant cell walls / Friederike Saxe, Ingo Burgert, and Michaela Eder.
  • 2014 Springer Protocols
    edited by Viktor Žárský, Fatima Cvrčková.
    Essential Methods of Plant Sample Preparation for Light Microscopy / Aleš Soukup and Edita Tylová -- Selected Simple Methods of Plant Cell Wall Histochemistry and Staining for Light Microscopy / Aleš Soukup -- Resin Embedding, Sectioning and Immunocytochemical Analyses of Plant Cell Walls in Hard Tissues / Kieran J.D. Lee and J. Paul Knox -- Automated Microscopy in Forward Genetic Screening of Arabidopsis / Tereza Dobisová and Jan Hejátko -- Image Analysis: Basic Procedures for Description of Plant Structures / Jana Albrechtová, Zuzana Kubínová, Aleš Soukup, and Jiří Janáček -- Identifying Subcellular Protein Localization with Fluorescent Protein Fusions After Transient Expression in Onion Epidermal Cells / Andreas Nebenführ -- Visualizing and Quantifying the in vivo Structure and Dynamics of the Arabidopsis Cortical Cytoskeleton using CLSM and VAEM / Amparo Rosero, Viktor Žárský, and Fatima Cvrčková -- Sequential Replicas for In Vivo Imaging of Growing Organ Surfaces / Dorota Kwiatkowska and Agata Burian -- Time-lapse Imaging of Developing Meristems using Confocal Laser Scanning Microscope / Olivier Hamant, Pradeep Das, and Agata Burian -- Quantifying Cell Shape and Gene Expression in the Shoot Apical Meristem using MorphoGraphX / Pierre Barbier de Reuille, Sarah Robinson, and Richard S. Smith -- Mechanical Measurements on Living Plant Cells by Micro-indentation with Cellular Force Microscopy / Anne-Lise Routier-Kierzkowska and Richard S. Smith -- High-pressure Freezing and Low-temperature Processing of Plant Tissue Samples for Electron Microscopy / Ichirou Karahara and Byung-Ho Kang -- Reconstructing Plant Cells in 3D by Serial Section Electron Tomography Kiminori Toyooka and Byung-Ho Kang -- Imaging Plant Nuclei and Membrane-associated Cytoskeleton by Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscopy / Jindřiška Fišerová and Martin W. Goldberg -- Immunogold Labeling of Resin-embedded Electron Microscopical Sections / Ilse Foissner and Margit Hoeftberger -- Live Cell Imaging of Arabidopsis Root Hairs / Tijs Ketelaar -- Morphological Analysis of Cell Growth Mutants in Physcomitrella / Jeffrey P. Bibeau and Luis Vidali -- Plant Cell Lines in Cell Morphogenesis Research / Daniela Seifertová, Petr Klíma, Markéta Pařezová, Jan Petrášek, Eva Zažímalová, and Zdeněk Opatrný -- Antisense Oligodeoxynucleotide-mediated Gene Knockdown in Pollen Tubes / Radek Bezvoda, Roman Pleskot, Viktor Žárský, and Martin Potocký -- Lab-on-a-Chip for Studying Growing Pollen Tubes / Carlos G. Agudelo, Muthukumaran Packirisamy, and Anja Geitmann -- Laser Microdissection of Plant Cells / Yvonne Ludwig and Frank Hochholdinger -- Optical Trapping in Plant Cells / Tijs Ketelaar, Norbert de Ruijter, and Stefan Niehren -- Heterologous Expression in Budding Yeast as a Tool for Studying the Plant Cell Morphogenesis Machinery / Fatima Cvrčková and Michal Hála .
  • 2011 Springer Protocols
    edited by Zoë A. Popper.
    Plant tissue cultures / Anna Karkonen [and others] -- Computerized molecular modeling of carbohydrates / Alfred D. French and Glenn P. Johnson -- Oligosaccharide mass profiling (OLIMP) of cell wall polysaccharides by MALDI-TOF/MS / Markus Gunl, Florian Kraemaer, and Markus Pauly -- High-voltage paper electrophoresis (HVPE) of cell-wall building blocks and their metabolic precursors / Stephen C. Fry -- Carbohydrate gel electrophoresis / Florence Goubet, Paul Dupree, and Katja Salomon Johansen -- Monoclonal antibodies, carbohydrate-binding modules, and the detection of polysaccharides in plant cell walls / Cecile Herve, Susan E. Marcus, and J. Paul Knox -- Screening and characterization of plant cell walls using carbohydrate microarrays / Iben Sorensen and William G.T. Willats -- Electron tomography and immunogold labelling as tools to analyse de novo assembly of plant cell walls / Marisa S. Otegui -- Analysing cellulose biosynthesis with confocal microscopy / Meera Nair and Seth DeBolt -- Visual mapping of cell wall biosynthesis / Yumiko Sakuragi, Morten H.H. Norholm, and Henrick V. Scheller -- Atomic force microscopy of plant cell walls / Andrew R. Kirby -- Using solid-state 13C NMR spectroscopy to study the molecular organization of primary plant cell walls / Tracey J. Bootten [and others] -- Formation of cellulose-based composites with hemicelluloses and pectins using gluconacetobacter fermentation / Deirdre Mikkelsen and Michael J. Gidley -- Structural proteins of the primary cell wall : extraction, purification, and analysis / Derek T.A. Lamport, Li Tan, and Marcia J. Kieliszewski -- New insights into the control of cell growth / Claudia Blaukopf, Matthaus Z. Krol, and Georg J. Seifert -- Extraction and detection of Arabinogalactan proteins / Zoe A. Popper -- Characterization of plant cell wall proteome using high-throughput screens / Sang-Jik Lee and Jocelyn K.C. Rose -- Knocking out the wall : protocols for gene targeting in Physcomitrella patens / Alison W. Roberts [and others] -- Measuring in vitro extensibility of growing plant cell walls / Daniel J. Cosgrove.
  • 2014 Springer Protocols
    edited by Glenn R. Hicks, Stéphanie Robert.
    Fully-automated Compound Screening in Arabidopsis thaliana Seedlings -- Time-profiling Fluorescent Reporters in the Arabidopsis Root -- Screening for Bioactive Small Molecules by in vivo Monitoring of Luciferase-based Reporter Gene Expression in Arabidopsis thaliana -- Application of Yeast-two Hybrid Assay to Chemical Genomic Screens: A High-throughput System to Identify Novel Molecules Modulating Plant Hormone Receptor Complexes -- High-throughput Screening of Small Molecule Libraries for Inducers of Plant Defense Responses -- Using a Reverse Genetics Approach to Investigate Small Molecule Activity -- Investigating the Phytohormone Ethylene Response Pathway by Chemical Genetics -- Screening for Inhibitors of Chloroplast Galactolipid Synthesis Acting in membrano and in Planta -- Forward Chemical Screening of Small RNA Pathways -- Identification and Use of Fluorescent Dyes for Plant Cell Wall Imaging Using High-Throughput Screening -- High-throughput Identification of Chemical Endomembrane Cycling Disruptors Utilizing Tobacco Pollen -- Plant Chemical Genomics: Gravity Sensing and Response -- Screening Chemical Libraries for Compounds that Affect Protein Sorting to the Yeast Vacuole -- The use of Multi-drug Approach to Uncover New Players of the Endomembrane System Trafficking Machinery -- Cheminformatic Analysis of High-Throughput Compound Screens -- Endomembrane Dissection Using Chemically-Induced Bioactive Clusters -- Statistical Molecular Design: A Tool to Follow Up Hits From Small Molecule Screening -- Early Stage Hit Triage for Plant Chemical Genetic Screens and Target Site Identification -- Screening for Gene Function using the FOX (Full-length cDNA OvereXpressor gene) Hunting System -- Quantification of Stable Isotope Label in Metabolites via Mass Spectrometry -- 1H NMR Based Metabolomics Methods for Chemical Genomics Experiments -- Determination of Auxin Transport Parameters on the Cellular Level -- Analyzing the in vivo Status of Exogenously Applied Auxins: A HPLC-based Method to Characterize the Intracellularly Localized Auxin Transporters.
  • 2011 Springer Protocols
    edited by James A. Birchler.
    Recent advances in plant transformation -- Engineering the plastid genome of nicotiana sylvestris, a diploid model species for plastid genetics -- Homologous recombination in plants : An antireview -- Chromosome painting for plant biotechnology -- Plant B chromosomes -- Telomere truncation in plants -- Engineered plant minichromosomes -- Method for bxb1-mediated site-specific integration in planta -- Targeted mutagenesis in arabidopsis using zinc-finger nucleases -- Vectors and methods for hairpin RNA and artificial microRNA-mediated gene silencing in plants -- Recombinant protein expression in nicotiana -- Chromosome analysis and sorting using flow cytometry -- Super-stretched pachytene chromosomes for plant molecular cytogenetic mapping -- Cytological dissection of the triticeae chromosomes by the gametocidal system -- Development and use of oat-maize chromosome additions and radiation hybrids -- Enhancer trapping in plants -- Chromatin beacons : Global sampling of chromatin physical properties using chromatin charting lines -- Transposable elements as catalysts for chromosome rearrangements.
  • 2014 Springer Protocols
    edited by Dorothee Staiger.
    "Plant Circadian Networks: Methods and Protocols provides a collection of protocols to investigate clock-controlled parameters including transcript and small RNA levels, promoter activity using luciferase reporters, protein levels and posttranslational modification, protein-protein interaction, in vivo DNA-protein interaction and RNA-protein interaction, cellular redox state, Ca2+ levels, and innate immune responses. Furthermore, the use of bioinformatics resources is described to evaluate high throughput data sets and to integrate the data into an overarching picture of circadian networks in the cell. Additional chapters focus on seasonal processes like flowering time control, and techniques on trees, moss and algae. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology series format, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and key tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls. Authoritative and practical, Plant Circadian Networks: Methods and Protocols is designed not only for the chronobiology community dealing with circadian biology but also for the plant community in general."--Back cover.

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