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The Resource The molecular and physiological basis of nutrient use efficiency in crops, edited by Malcolm J. Hawkesford, Peter Barraclough

The molecular and physiological basis of nutrient use efficiency in crops, edited by Malcolm J. Hawkesford, Peter Barraclough

Label
The molecular and physiological basis of nutrient use efficiency in crops
Title
The molecular and physiological basis of nutrient use efficiency in crops
Statement of responsibility
edited by Malcolm J. Hawkesford, Peter Barraclough
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
631.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SB112.5
LC item number
.M65 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The molecular and physiological basis of nutrient use efficiency in crops, edited by Malcolm J. Hawkesford, Peter Barraclough
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Generic aspects of crop nutrition -- Overview of nutrient use efficiency and strategies for crop improvement / Malcolm J. Hawkesford -- Crop root systems and nutrient uptake from soils / Peter Gregory -- The role of the rhizosphere in nutrient use efficiency in crops / Petra Marschner -- Optimising canopy physiology traits to improve the nutrient-utilization efficiency of crops / John Foulkes and Erik H. Murchie -- Senescence and nutrient remobilization in crop plants / Per Gregersen -- Effects of nitrogen and sulphur nutrition on grain composition and properties of wheat and related cereals / Peter R. Shewry -- pt. 2. Nitrogen as a key driver of production -- Overview of genetic improvement in wheat / Jacques Le Gouis -- The molecular genetics of nitrogen use efficiency in crops / Bertrand Hirel and Peter J. Lea -- Biotechnological approaches to improving NUE in plants : alanine aminotransferase as a case study / Allen G. Good and Perrin H. Beatty -- Transporters involved in nitrogen uptake and movement / Anthony Miller and Nick Chapman -- Crop improvement for nitrogen use efficiency in irrigated lowland rice / Shaobing Peng -- pt. 3. Other critical macro- and micro-nutrients -- Phosphorus as a critical macronutrient / Carroll Vance -- Uptake, distribution and physiological functions of potassium, calcium and magnesium / Frans Maathuis and Dorina Podar -- Sulfur nutrition in crops / Luit De Kok, Ineke Stulen and Malcolm J. Hawkesford -- Iron nutrition and implications for biomass production and the nutritional quality of plant products / Jean-François Briat -- Zinc in soils and crop nutrition / Behzad Sadeghzadeh and Zdenko Rengel -- Overview of the acquisition and utilization of boron, chlorine, copper, manganese, molybdenum, and nickel by plants and prospects for improvement of micronutrient use efficiency / Patrick Brown and Elias Bassil -- pt. 4. Specialised case studies -- Drought and implications for nutrition / Eric Ober and Martin A.J. Parry -- Salt resistance of crop plants : physiological characterization of a multigenic character / Sven Schubert -- Legumes and nitrogen fixation : physiological, molecular, evolutionary perspectives and applications / Muthusubramanian Venkateshwaran and Jean-Michel Ané
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xi, 499 p.
Isbn
9780813819921
Isbn Type
(hard cover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011019195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn728656687
  • (OCoLC)ocn793787770
Label
The molecular and physiological basis of nutrient use efficiency in crops, edited by Malcolm J. Hawkesford, Peter Barraclough
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Generic aspects of crop nutrition -- Overview of nutrient use efficiency and strategies for crop improvement / Malcolm J. Hawkesford -- Crop root systems and nutrient uptake from soils / Peter Gregory -- The role of the rhizosphere in nutrient use efficiency in crops / Petra Marschner -- Optimising canopy physiology traits to improve the nutrient-utilization efficiency of crops / John Foulkes and Erik H. Murchie -- Senescence and nutrient remobilization in crop plants / Per Gregersen -- Effects of nitrogen and sulphur nutrition on grain composition and properties of wheat and related cereals / Peter R. Shewry -- pt. 2. Nitrogen as a key driver of production -- Overview of genetic improvement in wheat / Jacques Le Gouis -- The molecular genetics of nitrogen use efficiency in crops / Bertrand Hirel and Peter J. Lea -- Biotechnological approaches to improving NUE in plants : alanine aminotransferase as a case study / Allen G. Good and Perrin H. Beatty -- Transporters involved in nitrogen uptake and movement / Anthony Miller and Nick Chapman -- Crop improvement for nitrogen use efficiency in irrigated lowland rice / Shaobing Peng -- pt. 3. Other critical macro- and micro-nutrients -- Phosphorus as a critical macronutrient / Carroll Vance -- Uptake, distribution and physiological functions of potassium, calcium and magnesium / Frans Maathuis and Dorina Podar -- Sulfur nutrition in crops / Luit De Kok, Ineke Stulen and Malcolm J. Hawkesford -- Iron nutrition and implications for biomass production and the nutritional quality of plant products / Jean-François Briat -- Zinc in soils and crop nutrition / Behzad Sadeghzadeh and Zdenko Rengel -- Overview of the acquisition and utilization of boron, chlorine, copper, manganese, molybdenum, and nickel by plants and prospects for improvement of micronutrient use efficiency / Patrick Brown and Elias Bassil -- pt. 4. Specialised case studies -- Drought and implications for nutrition / Eric Ober and Martin A.J. Parry -- Salt resistance of crop plants : physiological characterization of a multigenic character / Sven Schubert -- Legumes and nitrogen fixation : physiological, molecular, evolutionary perspectives and applications / Muthusubramanian Venkateshwaran and Jean-Michel Ané
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xi, 499 p.
Isbn
9780813819921
Isbn Type
(hard cover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011019195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn728656687
  • (OCoLC)ocn793787770

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