By Ashwani K. Rai (Editor), Teruhiro Takabe (Editor)

A cutting-edge consultant to fresh advancements within the figuring out of plant reaction to abiotic stresses. every one bankruptcy displays how new suggestions have helped physiologists, biochemists and molecular biologists to appreciate the fundamental difficulties of abiotic tension in plant species. The booklet provides broad bibliographies on the finish of every bankruptcy, in addition to tables and figures that illustrate the examine findings.

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