CytokininsChemistry, Activity, and Function

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CRC Press, Mar 28, 1994 - Medical - 352 pages
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Cytokinins are hormones involved in all aspects of plant growth and development and are essential for in vitro manipulation of plant cells and tissues. Much information has been gathered regarding the chemistry and biology of cytokinins, while recent studies have focused on the genetics and cytokinin-related genes. However, other than proceedings of symposia, no single volume on cytokinins has been written. This book is the first of its kind, homing in on the key subject areas of cytokinin-chemistry, biosynthesis, metabolism, activity, function, genetics, and analyses. These areas are comprehensively reviewed in individual chapters by experts currently active in the field. In addition, a personal history on the discovery of cytokinin is presented by Professor Folke Skoog. This volume summarizes previous findings and identifies future research directions.
  

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Contents

A Personal History of Cytokinin and Plant Hormone Research
1
Genetics
2
Synthesis and Biological Activity
43
Biosynthesis
55
Metabolism
107
Cytokinin Metabolism and Compartmentation
113
Cytokinin Metabolic Enzymes
129
Cytokinin Oxidase and the Regulation
139
Plastid Genes and Chloroplast Biogenesis
179
Regulation of the Cell Cycle by Cytokinins
197
Cytokinin Binding Proteins and Receptors
217
Cytokinins and Plant Gene Regulation
233
Cytokinin and Signal Transduction
243
Cytokinin Mutants
255
Habituation of Cultured Cells for Cytokinins
269
Transgenic Plants and Cytokinin Biology
289

Cytokinins and Plant Development An Overview
155
Cytokinins and Oxidative Processes
167
1mmunoanalysis of Cytokinins
305
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Growth and Endogenous Cytokinins of Juniper Shoots as Affected by ...
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Enzymes responsible for the metabolism of cis-zeatin - Patent 7148405
Other naturally occurring cytokinins are structurally related to zeatin (Shaw, Cytokinins, Chemistry, Activity and Function , Mok and Mok, CRC Press, 15–34, ...
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Two Cytokinin Receptors of Arabidopsis thaliana, CRE1/AHK4 and ...
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