Sulfur in Plants: An Ecological Perspective by Malcolm J. HawkesfordSulfur in Plants: An Ecological Perspective by Malcolm J. Hawkesford

Sulfur in Plants: An Ecological Perspective

EditorMalcolm J. Hawkesford, Luit J. De Kok

Paperback | November 17, 2010

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This book presents the latest findings on how plants respond physiologically to sulfur in their environment. It combines an ecosystems approach with new insights at the molecular and biochemical level. Key areas are explored to assess the functions and implications of this essential plant nutrient in a range of natural, semi-natural and anthropogenic environments. The result is an important new reference on the relationships between plants and sulfur.

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Title:Sulfur in Plants: An Ecological PerspectiveFormat:PaperbackDimensions:275 pagesPublished:November 17, 2010Publisher:Springer NetherlandsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9048174686

ISBN - 13:9789048174683

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Preface: 1. Sulfur and plant ecology: a central role of sulfate ransporters in responses to sulfur availability; M.J. Hawkesford.- 2. Sulfur interactions in crop ecosystems; S. Haneklaus, E. Bloem and E. Schnug.- 3. Sulfur in Forest Ecosystems; M. Tausz.- 4. Sulfur in the marine environment; J. Stefels.- 5. Atmospheric sulphur; L.J. De Kok, M. Durenkamp, L. Yang and I. Stulen.- 6. Sulfur in plants as part of a metabolic network; R. Hoefgen and H. Hesse.- 7. Sulfur in resistance to environmental stress; K.A. North and S. Kopriva.- 8. Molecular links between toxic metals in the environment and plant sulfur metabolism; A.Sirko and C. Gotor.- 9. Sulfur in biotic interactions of plants; R. Hell and C. Kruse.-10. Selenium and its relationship with sulfur; P. White, M.R. Broadley, H.C. Bowen and S.E. Johnson.- Index.