Intracellular Signaling in Plants (Annual Plant Reviews v. 33)

Intracellular Signaling in Plants (Annual Plant Reviews v. 33)

By: Richard Napier (author), Peter Hedden (author), Zhenbiao Yang (editor)Hardback

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Annual Plant Reviews, Volume 33 Intracellular Signaling in Plants An intriguing and important question in our understanding of plant developmental programming and responses to the environment is what kinds of strategies and mechanisms plant cells use for the transmission and the integration of various developmental and environmental signals. This book provides insight into this fundamental question in plant biology. Intracellular Signaling in Plants is an excellent new addition to the increasingly well-known and respected Annual Plant Reviews and offers the reader: * Chapters prepared by an esteemed team of international authors * A consistent and well-illustrated approach to the subject matter * An invaluable resource for all researchers and professionals in plant biochemistry and biology This important volume also deals with major known signaling mechanisms and several representative intracellular signaling networks in plants, integrating comprehensive reviews and insights from leading experts in the field. Libraries in all universities and research establishments where biological sciences are studied and taught should have copies of this essential work on their shelves. Also Available from Wiley-Blackwell Annual Plant Reviews, Volume 32 Cell Cycle Control and Plant Development Edited by Dirk Inze Print: 9781405150439 Online: 9780470988923 DOI: 10.1002/9780470988923 Annual Plant Reviews, Volume 31 Plant Mitochondria Edited by David Logan Print: 9781405149396 Online: 9780470986592 DOI: 10.1002/9780470986592

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Zhenbiao Yang is Professor in Plant Cell Biology, University of California, Riverside. He is a world authority on plant intracellular signaling mediated by the Rho family of small G proteins and a leader in signaling in polarized cell growth and cell morphogenesis in plants.

Contents

1. Transmembrane Receptors in Plants: Receptor Kinases and Their Ligands. Keiko U Torii. 2. Heterotrimeric G-Protein-Coupled Signaling in Higher Plants. Lei Ding, Jin-Gui Chen, Alan M Jones and Sarah M Assmann. 3. ROP/RAC GTPases. Ying Fu, Tsutomu Kawasaki, Ko Shimamoto and Zhenbiao Yang. 4. Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Cascades in Plant Intracellular Signaling. Shuqun Zhang. 5. Calcium Signals and Their Regulation. Zhen-Ming Pei and Simon Gilroy. 6. Paradigms and Networks for Intracellular Calcium Signaling in Plant Cells. Sheng Luan. 7. Reactive Oxygen Signaling in Plants. Gad Miller, Jesse Coutu, Vladimir Shulaev and Ron Mittler. 8. Lipid-Mediated Signaling. Wendy F Boss, Daniel V Lynch and Xuemin Wang. 9. The Cytoskeleton and Signal Transduction: Role and Regulation of Plant Actin- and Microtubule-Binding Proteins. Patrick J Hussey and Takashi Hashimoto. 10. The PCI Complexes and the Ubiquitin Proteasome System (UPS) in Plant Development. Yair Halimi and Daniel A Chamovitz. 11. Signaling Between the Organelles and the Nucleus. Aurora Pinas Fernandez and Asa Strand. 12. Signaling by Protein Phosphorylation in Cell Division. Michiko Sasabe and Yasunori Machida. 13. Guard Cell Signaling. Yan Wu. 14. The Molecular Networks of Abiotic Stress Signaling. Zhizong Gong, Viswanathan Chinnusamy and Jian-Kang Zhu

Product Details

  • publication date: 27/06/2008
  • ISBN13: 9781405160025
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 448
  • ID: 9781405160025
  • weight: 1224
  • ISBN10: 1405160020

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