Structure and Function of Plant Genomes

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781468445404
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 7/28/2012
  • Series: Nato Science Series A: (closed)
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1983
  • Pages: 495
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 1.03 (d)

Table of Contents

Organization and Expression of the Nuclear Genome.- Repeated Sequences and Genome Architecture.- Differential Induction of mRNAs by Light and Elicitor in Cultured Plant Cells.- The Heat Shock Response in Soybean Seedlings.- Organization of Soybean Seed Protein Genes and Their Flanking Regions.- Expression of Nuclear Genes Encoding the Small Subunit of Ribulose-1,5-Biphosphate Carboxylase.- Mutations at the Shrunken Locus in Maize Caused By the Controlling Element DS.- Molecular Biology of Plant Storage Proteins.- Structure and Expression of Zein Genes in Maize Endosperm.- The Hordeins of Barley: Developmentally and Nutritionally Regulated Multigene Families of Storage Proteins.- The Synthesis, Processing and Primary Structure of Pea Seed Lectin.- Structure and Expression of Genes Encoding the Soybean 7S Seed Storage Proteins.- Cottonseed Storage Proteins as a Tool for Developmental Biology.- Phaseolin: Nucleotide Sequence Explains Molecular Weight and Charge Heterogeneity of a Small Multi-gene Family and Also Assists Vector Construction for Gene Expression in Alien Tissue.- Organization and Expression of the Chloroplast Genome.- Identification and Characterization of Genes for Polypeptides of the Thylakoid Membrane.- Organization and Expression of the Chloroplast Genome of Euglena gracilis.- Comparative Studies on tRNAs and Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases from Various Photosynthetic Organisms.- Structure of the Gene (tmpA) for the “32,000-Mr” Thylakoid Membrane Polypeptide of Spinacia Oleracea and Nicotiana Debneyi.- A Compendium of Characteristics for the Rapidly-Metabolized 32 kD Protein of the Chloroplast Membrane.- Organization and Structure of the Genes for the— and— Subunits of Spinach and Pea Chloroplast ATPase.- Chloroplast EF-Tu is Coded in Spinach Chloroplast DNA.- Chloroplast Genes and Transformation in Chlamydomonas.- The In Vivo Transcriptional Activity of the Barley Chloroplast Genome.- Chlorophyll A/B Binding Proteins and the Small Subunit of Ribulose Bisphosphate Carboxylase are encoded by Multiple Genes in Petunia.- Molecular Biology of Nitrogen Fixation.- Biochemical Genetics of Nitrogen Fixation.- Nitrogen-Control of the nif Regulon in Klebsiella pneumoniae.- Localization and Molecular Genetic Analysis of Symbiotic Nitrogen Fixation Genes in Rhizobium meliloti.- Conservation of the Regulatory Mechanisms Regulating the Expression of Nitrogen Fixation Genes in R. meliloti and K. pneumoniae.- Nodulin-Specific Induction of Host Genes in Yellow Lupin.- A Search for Nodulin Genes of Soybean.- Organization and Transcription of Nitrogen Fixation Genes in the Cyanobacterium Anabaena.- Molecular Biology of Host-Pathogen Interactions.- Oligosaccharins: Naturally Occurring Carbohydrates with Biological Regulatory Functions.- Early Molecular Events in the Phytoalexin Defense Response.- Identification and Use of cDNAs of Phenylalanine Ammonia-lyase and 4-Coumarate: CoA Ligase mRNAs in Studies of the Induction of Phytoalexin Biosynthetic Enzymes in Cultured Parsley Cells.- Wound-Regulated Synthesis and Compartmentation of Proteinase Inhibitors in Plant Leaves.- Organization and Expression of the Mihondrial Genome.- Mihondrial Genes and Their Expression in Higher Plants.- Relationships Among Plasmid-Like DNAs of the Maize Mihondria.- Organization and Evolution of Ribosomal RNA Genes in Wheat Mihondria.- DNA Polymerase and DNA Synthesis in Wheat Embryo Mihondria.- Genetic Manipulation of Higher Plants.- Transformation of Plant Protoplasts In Vitro.- T-DNA of the Agrobacterium Ti and Ri Plasmids as Vectors.- The Cauliflower Mosaic Virus Minichromosome.- The Potential of Cauliflower Mosaic Virus as a Gene Vector.- Molecular Biology of Plant Viruses.- Structure and Function of Plant Virus Genomes.- Structure and Expression of the Cauliflower Mosaic Virus Genome.- Special Topics.- Hydroxyproline-Rich Glycoproteins Extracted from the Cell Walls of Aerated Carrot Root Slices.- Tobacco Revisited: A Food from Fraction 1 Protein Plus a Safer Smoking Material.

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