Biology of Adventitious Root Formation by Tim D. DavisBiology of Adventitious Root Formation by Tim D. Davis

Biology of Adventitious Root Formation

EditorTim D. Davis, Bruce E. Haissig

Hardcover | February 28, 1994

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The proceedings of an April 1993 international symposium in Dallas, Texas, the 20 papers providing information on the biology of adventitious root formation that both contributes to knowledge on the regulation of plant growth and development and is immediately applicable to commercial farmers. They cover the commercial importance of adventitious rooting, the research infrastructure, experimental rooting, root system development and plant growth, and the history and prospects of research. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Title:Biology of Adventitious Root FormationFormat:HardcoverDimensions:357 pagesPublished:February 28, 1994Publisher:Springer US

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ISBN - 10:0306446278

ISBN - 13:9780306446276

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Table of Contents

Special Lecture: The Origin, Diversity, and Biology of Shoot-Borne Roots; P.W. Barlow. The Commercial Importance of Adventitious Rooting: Commercial Application of Adventitious Rooting to Forestry; G.A. Ritchie. Infrastructure for Research: Model Systems for Studying Adventitious Root Formation; S.G. Ernst. Setting the Stage for Rooting: Novel Experimental Systems for Determining Cellular Competence and Determination; D. Mohnen. Induction of Rooting: Auxin Metabolism and Adventitious Root Initiation; D. Blakesley. Root Development and Plant Growth: Modeling Root System Morphology in Rice; S. Morita, J. Abe. Special Chapter: A Historical Evaluation of Adventitious Rooting Research to 1993; B.E. Haissig, T.D. Davis. Epilogue: Research on Adventitious Rooting; W.P. Hackett, J.R. Murray. 12 additional articles. Index.