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Author International Workshop on Seeds (8th : 2005 : Brisbane, Qld.)

Title Seeds : biology, development and ecology / edited by Steve W. Adkins, Sarah E. Ashmore, Sheldon C. Navie
Published Wallingford, UK ; Cambridge, MA : CABI, [2007]
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Contents Desiccation Tolerance in the -omics Era : New Tools for an Old Enigma? / J. Buitink -- Recent Progress Towards the Understanding of Desiccation Tolerance / P. Berjak and N.W. Pammenter -- Gene Expression in Relation to Seed Development and Longevity / S.P.C. Groot, Y. Soeda and A.H.M. van der Geest -- The Influence of Harvest Method on Seed Yield, Seed Size and Germination Capacity of Bulbine bulbosa (R. Br.) Haw. (Liliaceae) / C.J. Delpratt -- Alterations in Gene Expression During Loss and Re-establishment of Desiccation Tolerance in Germinating and Germinated Medicago truncatula Seeds / J.M.R. Faria, M. Lammers, W. Ligterink, J. Kodde and H.W.M. Hilhorst -- ASP53, a 53 kDa Cupin-containing Protein with a Dual Role : Storage Protein and Thermal Protectant / L. Mtwisha, J.M. Farrant, W. Brandt, C. Hlongwane and G.G. Lindsey -- Possible Involvement of Programmed Cell Death Events During Accelerated Ageing of Glycine max Axes / S.Q. Song, X. Tian and J.R. Fu -- Storage and Germination Response of Recalcitrant Seeds Subjected to Mild Dehydration / S. Eggers, D. Erdey, N.W. Pammenter and P. Berjak -- Immunocytochemical Localization of [beta]-1,3-Glucanase in Wet-stored Recalcitrant Seeds of Avicennia marina Infected by Fusarium moniliforme / V. Merhar, C. Calistru and P. Berjak -- Seed Development Transporting into the Post-genomic Era / W.M. Waterworth and C.M. Bray -- Biogenesis of the Compound Seed Protein Storage Vacuole / Y.C. Tse, J. Wang, Y. Miao and L. Jiang -- Embryo Development and Time of Cutting in Cool Temperate Carrot Seed Crops / A. Geard, C.J. Spurr and P.H. Brown -- Seed Biotechnology : Translating Promise into Practice / K.J. Bradford -- Stress-inducible Gene Expression and its Impact on Seed and Plant Performance : a Microarray Approach / W. Ligterink, J. Kodde, M. Lammers, H. Dassen, A.H.M. van der Geest, R.A. De Maagd and H.W.M. Hilhorst -- The Use of Proteome and Transcriptome Profiling in the Understanding of Seed Germination and Identification of Intrinsic Markers Determining Seed Quality, Germination Efficiency and Early Seedling Vigour / L. Rajjou, L. Miche, R. Huguet, C. Job and D. Job -- A Seed-GUS-Expression Enhancer-trap Library for Germination Research / P.-P. Liu, R.C. Martin, J.R. Hewitt, N. Koizuka, T.M. Homrichhausen and H. Nonogaki -- Betaomics : a Combined Proteome and Transcriptome Profiling Approach to Characterize Seed Germination and Vigour in Sugarbeet Seeds / J. Catusse, E. Pestsova, C. Bechetoille, C. Job, J. Meinhard, A. Jagonak, J.-M. Strub, A. van Dorsselaer, U. Fischer, P. Westhoff and D. Job -- Cell Cycle Activity, Membrane Integrity and Germination of Matriconditioned Lentil (Lens culinaris Medik.) Seeds / J. Sadowski and E. Sliwinska -- Are Dormant Seeds Lazy and Germinating Seeds Not? / H.W.M. Hilhorst -- Emerging and Established Model Systems for Endosperm Weakening / G. Leubner-Metzger, B. Kucera and K. Müller -- Dormancy Classification and Potential Dormancy-breaking Cues for Shrub Species from Fire-prone South-eastern Australia / M.K.J. Ooi -- Quantitative Trait Loci, Epistasis and Other Interactions Associated with Dormancy in Weedy Rice (Oryza sativa L.) / M.E. Foley, X.-Y. Gu and S.F. Kianian -- Differences in the Lolium rigidum Embryo Proteome of Seeds with a High (Light-insensitive) and Low (Light-sensitive) Level of Dormancy / K.J. Steadman and A.H. Millar -- Transcriptomic and Proteomic Profiling of FsPP2C1- overexpressing Arabidopsis Plants / M.P. González-García, D. Rodríguez, C. Nicolás, G. Nicolás and O. Lorenzo -- Constitutive Expression of a Fagus ABA-induced PP2C (FsPP2C2) in Arabidopsis Suggests Interactions Between ABA and Gibberellins in Seed Dormancy / D. Reyes, C. Nicolás, M.P. González-García, O. Lorenzo, G. Nicolás and D. Rodríguez -- Nucleotide Triphosphate Synthesis and Energy Metabolism in Primary Dormant and Thermodormant Oat Seeds / F. Corbineau, D. Vinel, J. Leymarie and D. Côme -- Dormancy and Germination in Eucalyptus globulus Seeds / T.S. Nair, S. Wilson and C. Spurr -- The Effect of Hydropriming on Germination Barriers in Triploid Watermelon Seeds / X.Y. Zheng, X.Q. Li and Y. Xu -- Molecular Mechanisms of Protein Degradation in Germinating Seeds / J. Wang, Y. Miao, Y.C. Tse and L. Jiang -- A Role for Reactive Oxygen Species in Endosperm Weakening / K. Müller, B. Hess and G. Leubner-Metzger -- Characterization of a Dioxygenase Gene with a Potential Role in Steps Leading to Germination of the Root Parasite Orobanche aegyptiaca / D.M. Joel, H. Bar, A.M. Mayer, V. Verdoucq, G. Welbaum and J. Westwood -- Computer Imaging to Assess Seed Germination Performance / M.B. McDonald -- Development of a Sequential Digital Imaging System for Evaluating Seed Germination / R.L. Geneve, M. Dutt and A.B. Downie -- Seed Quality and Germination / L. Rajjou, Y. Lovigny, C. Job, M. Belghazi, S. Groot and D. Job -- Effects of Bean Seed Production Conditions on Germination and Hypocotyl Elongation Responses to Temperature and Water Potential / P. Moreau-Valancogne, F. Coste, C. Dürr and Y. Crozat -- A Model of Seed Dormancy in Wild Oats (Avena fatua) for Investigating Genotype x Environment Interactions / S.K. Shepherd, A.J. Murdoch, J.M. Dunwell and P.J. Lutman -- Seed microRNA Research / R.C. Martin, P.-P. Liu and H. Nonogaki -- Temporal Fulfilment of the Light Requirement for Seed Germination : an Example of its Use in Management of Rare Species / E.A. Fitch, J.L. Walck and S.N. Hidayati -- Assisted Natural Recovery Using a Forest Soil Propagule Bank in the Athabasca Oil Sands / D.D. Mackenzie and M.A. Naeth -- The Effect of Light Intensity on Seed Production and Quality in a Number of Australian Wild Oat (Avena fatua L.) Lines / S.W. Adkins and L.J. Armstrong -- Seed Ecology of Apiaceae Weeds in Pyrethrum / R.P. Rawnsley, A.J. Gracie, P.A. Lane, P.H. Brown and T. Groom -- Plant Dispersal Strategies, Seed Bank Distribution and Germination of Negev Desert Species / Y. Gutterman, T. Gendler and Z.-Y. Huang -- Seed Biology of Tropical Australian Plants / S.M. Bellairs and N. Ashwath
Summary These proceedings contain 43 papers on the aspects of seed conservation, development, biotechnology, germination, dormancy and ecology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Seeds -- Congresses.
Seeds -- Development -- Congresses.
Seeds -- Ecology -- Congresses.
Form Electronic book
Author Adkins, Steve W.
Ashmore, Sarah.
Navie, Sheldon C.
C.A.B. International.
ISBN 184593198X (NetLIbrary e-ISBN)
9781845931988 (NetLibrary e-ISBN)
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)
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Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Seeds