Self-Incompatibility in Flowering Plants: Evolution, Diversity, and Mechanisms / Edition 1

Self-Incompatibility in Flowering Plants: Evolution, Diversity, and Mechanisms / Edition 1

by Vernonica E. Franklin-Tong
     
 

ISBN-10: 3540684859

ISBN-13: 9783540684855

Pub. Date: 09/26/2008

Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg

Great progress has been made in our understanding of pollen-pistil interactions and self-incompatibility (SI) in flowering plants in the last few decades. This book covers a broad spectrum of research into SI, with accounts by internationally renowned scientists. It comprises two sections: Evolution and Population Genetics of SI, Molecular and Cell Biology of SI…  See more details below

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Great progress has been made in our understanding of pollen-pistil interactions and self-incompatibility (SI) in flowering plants in the last few decades. This book covers a broad spectrum of research into SI, with accounts by internationally renowned scientists. It comprises two sections: Evolution and Population Genetics of SI, Molecular and Cell Biology of SI Systems.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783540684855
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
09/26/2008
Edition description:
2008
Pages:
313
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. I Evolution and Population Genetics of Self-Incompatibility

1 New Insights on Heterostyly: Comparative Biology, Ecology and Genetics S. C. H. Barrett Barrett, S. C. H. J. S. Shore Shore, J. S. 3

2 Genetic and Environmental Causes and Evolutionary Consequences of Variations in Self-Fertility in Self Incompatible Species S. V. Good-Avila Good-Avila, S. V. J. I. Mena-Ali Mena-Ali, J. I. A. G. Stephenson Stephenson, A. G. 33

3 On the Evolutionary Modification of Self-Incompatibility: Implications of Partial Clonality for Allelic Diversity and Genealogical Structure M. Vallejo-Marin Vallejo-Marin, M. M. K. Uyenoyama Uyenoyama, M. K. 53

4 Evolution and Phylogeny of Self-Incompatibility Systems in Angiosperms A. M. Allen Allen, A. M. S. J. Hiscock Hiscock, S. J. 73

5 What Genealogies of S-alleles Tell Us J. R. Kohn Kohn, J. R. 103

6 Self-Incompatibility and Evolution of Mating Systems in the Brassicaceae S. Sherman-Broyles Sherman-Broyles, S. J. B. Nasrallah Nasrallah, J. B. 123

Pt. II Molecular and Cell Biology of Self-Incompatibility Systems

7 Milestones Identifying Self-Incompatibility Genes in Brassica Species: From Old Stories to New Findings M. Watanabe Watanabe, M. G. Suzuki Suzuki, G. S. Takayama Takayama, S. 151

8 'Self' Pollen Rejection Through the Intersection of Two Cellular Pathways in the Brassicaceae: Self-Incompatibility and the Compatible Pollen Response M. A. Samuel Samuel, M. A. D. Yee Yee, D. K. E. Haasen Haasen, K. E. D. R. Goring Goring, D. R. 173

9 Molecular Biology of S-RNase-Based Self-Incompatibility Y. Zhang Zhang, Y. Y. Xue Xue, Y. 193

10 Comparing Models for S-RNase-Based Self-Incompatibility B. McClure McClure, B. 217

11Self-Incompatibility in Papaver Rhoeas: Progress in Understanding Mechanisms Involved in Regulating Self-Incompatibility in Papaver V. E. Franklin-Tong Franklin-Tong, V. E. 237

12 Molecular Genetics of Sporophytic Self-Incompatibility in Ipomoea, a Member of the Convolvulaceae Y. Kowyama Kowyama, Y. T. Tsuchiya Tsuchiya, T. K. Kakeda Kakeda, K. 259

13 Self-Incompatibility in the Grasses P. Langridge Langridge, P. U. Baumann Baumann, U. 275

14 Heteromorphic Self-Incompatibility in Primula: Twenty-First Century Tools Promise to Unravel a Classic Nineteenth Century Model System A. McCubbin McCubbin, A. 289

Index 309

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