Stress Tolerance in Horticultural Crops

Written By Ajay Kumar
Stress Tolerance in Horticultural Crops
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 28 May 2021
  • ISBN : 0323853633
  • Pages : 376 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Stress Tolerance in Horticultural Crops written by Ajay Kumar which was release on 28 May 2021, this book published by Woodhead Publishing. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Stress Tolerance in Horticultural Crops: Challenges and Mitigation Strategies explores concepts, strategies and recent advancements in the area of abiotic stress tolerance in horticultural crops, highlighting the latest advances in molecular breeding, genome sequencing and functional genomics approaches. Further sections present specific insights on different aspects of abiotic stress tolerance from classical breeding, hybrid breeding, speed breeding, epigenetics, gene/quantitative trait loci (QTL) mapping, transgenics, physiological and biochemical approaches to OMICS approaches, including functional genomics, proteomics and genomics assisted breeding. Due to constantly changing environmental conditions, abiotic stress such as high temperature, salinity and drought are being understood as an imminent threat to horticultural crops, including their detrimental effects on plant growth, development, reproduction, and ultimately, on yield. This book offers a comprehensive resource on new developments that is ideal for anyone working in the field of abiotic stress management in horticultural crops, including researchers, students and educators. Describes advances in whole genome and next generation sequencing approaches for breeding climate smart horticultural crops Details advanced germplasm tolerance to abiotic stresses screened in the recent past and their performance Includes advancements in OMICS approaches in horticultural crops

Stress Tolerance in Horticultural Crops

Stress Tolerance in Horticultural Crops
  • Author : Ajay Kumar,Avinash Chandra Rai,Ashutosh Rai,Krishna Kumar Rai,Ved Prakash Rai
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-05-28
  • Total pages : 376
  • ISBN : 0323853633
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Summary : Stress Tolerance in Horticultural Crops: Challenges and Mitigation Strategies explores concepts, strategies and recent advancements in the area of abiotic stress tolerance in horticultural crops, highlighting the latest advances in molecular breeding, genome sequencing and functional genomics approaches. Further sections present specific insights on different aspects of abiotic stress tolerance ...

Abiotic Stress Physiology of Horticultural Crops

Abiotic Stress Physiology of Horticultural Crops
  • Author : N.K. Srinivasa Rao,K.S. Shivashankara,R.H. Laxman
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-04-08
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 0323853633
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Summary : This book brings together recent advances in the area of abiotic stress tolerance in various vegetables, fruit crops, plantation crops and tuber crops. The main challenges to improving the productivity of horticultural crops are the different types of abiotic stresses generally caused by climate change at the regional and global ...

Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Plants

Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Plants
  • Author : Ashwani K. Rai,Teruhiro Takabe
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2006-01-19
  • Total pages : 246
  • ISBN : 0323853633
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Summary : A state-of-the-art guide to recent developments in the understanding of plant response to abiotic stresses. Each chapter reflects how new techniques have helped physiologists, biochemists and molecular biologists to understand the basic problems of abiotic stress in plant species. The book supplies extensive bibliographies at the end of each chapter, ...

Biochemical and Cellular Mechanisms of Stress Tolerance in Plants

Biochemical and Cellular Mechanisms of Stress Tolerance in Plants
  • Author : Joe H. Cherry
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-06-29
  • Total pages : 604
  • ISBN : 0323853633
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Summary : Environmental stresses, such as high and low temperature, salinity, and drought, represent limiting factors to agricultural productivity worldwide. Their impact is not only on crops that are presently being cultivated, but they are also significant barriers to the introduction of crop plants into noncultivated areas. The book describes the cellular, ...

Osmoprotectant Mediated Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Plants

Osmoprotectant Mediated Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Plants
  • Author : Mohammad Anwar Hossain,Vinay Kumar,David J. Burritt,Masayuki Fujita,Pirjo S. A. Mäkelä
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-11-01
  • Total pages : 342
  • ISBN : 0323853633
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Summary : In nature, plants are constantly challenged by various abiotic and biotic stresses that can restrict their growth, development and yields. In the course of their evolution, plants have evolved a variety of sophisticated and efficient mechanisms to sense, respond to, and adapt to changes in the surrounding environment. A common ...

Environmental Adaptations and Stress Tolerance of Plants in the Era of Climate Change

Environmental Adaptations and Stress Tolerance of Plants in the Era of Climate Change
  • Author : Parvaiz Ahmad,M.N.V. Prasad
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-12-02
  • Total pages : 515
  • ISBN : 0323853633
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Summary : Climate change is a complex phenomenon with a wide range of impacts on the environment. Biotic and abiotic stress are a result of climate change. Abiotic stress is caused by primary and secondary stresses which are an impediment to plant productivity. Prolonged exposure to these stresses results in altered metabolism ...

Heat Stress Tolerance in Plants

Heat Stress Tolerance in Plants
  • Author : Shabir H. Wani,Vinay Kumar
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-04-06
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 0323853633
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Summary : Demystifies the genetic, biochemical, physiological, and molecular mechanisms underlying heat stress tolerance in plants Heat stress—when high temperatures cause irreversible damage to plant function or development—severely impairs the growth and yield of agriculturally important crops. As the global population mounts and temperatures continue to rise, it is crucial ...

Drought Stress Tolerance in Plants Vol 1

Drought Stress Tolerance in Plants  Vol 1
  • Author : Mohammad Anwar Hossain,Shabir Hussain Wani,Soumen Bhattacharjee,David J Burritt,Lam-Son Phan Tran
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-05-25
  • Total pages : 526
  • ISBN : 0323853633
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Summary : Abiotic stress adversely affects crop production worldwide, decreasing average yields for most of the crops to 50%. Among various abiotic stresses affecting agricultural production, drought stress is considered to be the main source of yield reduction around the globe. Due to an increasing world population, drought stress will lead to a ...

Molecular Stress Physiology of Plants

Molecular Stress Physiology of Plants
  • Author : Gyana Ranjan Rout,Anath Bandhu Das
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-02-12
  • Total pages : 440
  • ISBN : 0323853633
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Summary : Crop growth and production is dependent on various climatic factors. Both abiotic and biotic stresses have become an integral part of plant growth and development. There are several factors involved in plant stress mechanism. The information in the area of plant growth and molecular mechanism against abiotic and biotic stresses ...

Abiotic Stress Tolerance Mechanisms in Plants

Abiotic Stress Tolerance Mechanisms in Plants
  • Author : Gyanendra Kumar Rai,Ranjeet Ranjan Kumar,Sreshti Bagati
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2021-02-15
  • Total pages : 356
  • ISBN : 0323853633
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Summary : Since recent years, the population across the globe is increasing expeditiously; hence increasing the agricultural productivity to meet the food demands of the thriving population becomes a challenging task. Abiotic stresses pose as a major threat to agricultural productivity. Having an adequate knowledge and apprehension of the physiology and molecular ...

Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Crop Plants

Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Crop Plants
  • Author : Bidhan Roy,Asit Kumar Basu
  • Publisher : New India Publishing
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 0323853633
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Summary : Abiotic stresses have become an integral part of crop production. One or other persist either in soil, water or in atmosphere. The information in the areas of injury and tolerant mechanisms, variability for tolerance, breeding and biotechnology for improvement of crop plants against abiotic stresses are lying unorganized in different ...

Drought Stress Tolerance in Plants Vol 2

Drought Stress Tolerance in Plants  Vol 2
  • Author : Mohammad Anwar Hossain,Shabir Hussain Wani,Soumen Bhattachajee,David J Burritt,Lam-Son Phan Tran
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-08-01
  • Total pages : 604
  • ISBN : 0323853633
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Summary : Drought is one of the most severe constraints to crop productivity worldwide, and thus it has become a major concern for global food security. Due to an increasing world population, droughts could lead to serious food shortages by 2050. The situation may worsen due to predicated climatic changes that may increase ...

Biotic and Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Plants

Biotic and Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Plants
  • Author : Barry Day
  • Publisher : Murphy & Moore Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-11-16
  • Total pages : 244
  • ISBN : 0323853633
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Summary : Plants experience biotic and abiotic stresses. The negative impact that other living organisms have on plants causes biotic stress. Some of these stressors are viruses, parasites, bacteria and weeds. Abiotic stress refers to the harmful impact of non-living factors such as wind, temperature, floods, droughts, sunlight and salinity. Plants deal ...

Abiotic Stress Biology in Horticultural Plants

Abiotic Stress Biology in Horticultural Plants
  • Author : Yoshinori Kanayama,Alexey Kochetov
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-01-16
  • Total pages : 220
  • ISBN : 0323853633
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Summary : The purpose of this publication is to elucidate the biological aspect of the abiotic stress response from the field to the molecular level in horticultural plants. This book is unique in that it concerns the basic aspect of abiotic stress biology and research progress at the molecular level in model ...

Approaches for Enhancing Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Plants

Approaches for Enhancing Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Plants
  • Author : Mirza Hasanuzzaman,Kamrun Nahar,Masayuki Fujita,Hirosuke Oku,Tofazzal Islam
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-01-10
  • Total pages : 510
  • ISBN : 0323853633
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Summary : Plants are frequently exposed to unfavorable and adverse environmental conditions known as abiotic stressors. These factors can include salinity, drought, heat, cold, flooding, heavy metals, and UV radiation which pose serious threats to the sustainability of crop yields. Since abiotic stresses are major constraints for crop production, finding the approaches ...