Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Plants for the Future

Edited by Hany El-Shemy

Cairo University

The world has come to understand only recently the importance of plants in our life. Therefore, we have brought together such book chapters that will help strengthen the scientific background of the readers on plants and deliver the message regarding plants for the future, in food security, health, industry, and other areas. This book will add to the scientific knowledge of the readers on the molecular aspects of plants.

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Plants for the FutureEdited by Hany El-Shemy

Published: October 21st 2015

DOI: 10.5772/59292

ISBN: 978-953-51-2185-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5409-9

Copyright year: 2015

Books open for chapter submissions

14577 Total Chapter Downloads

24 Crossref Citations

14 Web of Science Citations

36 Dimensions Citations


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1. Understanding the Genetics of Clubroot Resistance for Effectively Controlling this Disease in Brassica Species

By Arvind H. Hirani and Genyi Li


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2. Molecular Farming in Plants

By Tarinejad Alireza and Rahimi Esfanjani Nader


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3. Biochemical Parameters in Tomato Fruits from Different Cultivars as Functional Foods for Agricultural, Industrial, and Pharmaceutical Uses

By Pranas Viskelis, Audrius Radzevicius, Dalia Urbonaviciene, Jonas Viskelis, Rasa Karkleliene and Ceslovas Bobinas


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4. Acid Phosphatase Kinetics as a Physiological Tool for Assessing Crop Adaptability to Phosphorus Deficiency

By Jocelyne Ascencio


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5. Genetic Strategies to Enhance Plant Biomass Yield and Quality- Related Traits for Bio-Renewable Fuel and Chemical Productions

By Massimiliano Lauria, Francesco Molinari and Mario Motto


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6. Nod-Factor Signaling in Legume-Rhizobial Symbiosis

By Sulima Anton Sergeevich, Zhukov Vladimir Alexandrovich, Shtark Oksana Yurievna, Borisov Alexey Yurievich and Tikhonovich Igor Anatolievich


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7. Evolutionary Analysis of Basic RNase Genes from Rosaceous Species — S-RNase and Non-SRNase Genes

By Karim Sorkheh


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