SEBS 28 Biochemistry of Plant Cell Walls

SEBS 28 Biochemistry of Plant Cell Walls

by C. T. Brett, John R. Hillman
     
 

First published in 1985, this book examines the chemistry of the cell wall, its biosynthesis, and biochemical aspects of its functions.See more details below

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First published in 1985, this book examines the chemistry of the cell wall, its biosynthesis, and biochemical aspects of its functions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521103633
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
11/01/2008
Series:
Society for Experimental Biology Seminar Series, #28
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1. New perspectives on non-cellulosic cell-wall polysaccharides (hemicelluloses and pectic substances) of land plants K. C. B. Wilkie; 2. Developments in the isolation and analysis of cell walls from edible plants R. R. Selvendran, B. J. H. Stevens and M. A. O'Neill; 3. Interaction of enzymes involved in cell-wall heteropolysaccharide biosynthesis K. W. Waldron and C. T. Brett; 4. The helicoidal concept in plant cell wall ultrastructure and morphogenesis A. C. Neville and S. Levy; 5. An immunological approach to the plant cell wall K. Roberts, J. Phillips, P. Shaw, C. Grief and E. Smith; 6. Hydroxyproline-rich glycoprotein biosynthesis: a comparison with that of collagen D. G. Robinson, M. Andreae and A. Sauer; 7. Control of cell wall formation during growth D. H. Northcote; 8. Are lipid-linked glycosides required for plant polysaccharide biosynthesis? G. Maclachlan; 9. Biosynthesis of β-glucans in growing cotton (Gossypium arboreum L. and Gossypium hirsutum L.) fibres A. J. Buchala and H. Meier; 10. Biosynthesis of 1,4-β-D-glucan in cell-free preparations from mung beans M. Benziman and T. Callaghan; 11. Structure and function in legume-seed polysaccharides J. S. G. Reid; 12. Cell wall changes during auxin-induced cell extension. Mechanical properties and constituent polysaccharides of the cell wall Y. Masuda and R. Yamamoto.

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