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Botany

Recent Advances and Applications

This book integrates knowledge of plant biotechnology, plant physiology, and the environment. It presents new information about soil organic carbon sequestration using plant species (tropical grasses) that have potential in climate change mitigation. It also presents scientific knowledge on the multipurpose role of microRNA (miRNA), focusing mainly on stress tolerance in crop plants. Chapters discuss uses, methods, and advantages of recombinant DNA technology and novel plant biotechnology applications for plant-based vaccines. This volume brings together knowledge about non-edible plants seeds as potential sources of biodiesel production to mitigate the global energy crisis.

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BotanyRecent Advances and ApplicationsEdited by Bimal Kumar Ghimire

Published: November 24th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.87519

ISBN: 978-1-83969-259-8

Print ISBN: 978-1-83969-258-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83969-260-4

Copyright year: 2021

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1. Insights into Metabolic Engineering of the Biosynthesis of Glycine Betaine and Melatonin to Improve Plant Abiotic Stress Tolerance

By Cisse El Hadji Malick, Miao Ling-Feng, Li Da-Dong and Yang Fan

17

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2. Soil Carbon Storage Potential of Tropical Grasses: A Review

By Bezaye Gorfu Tessema, Heiko Daniel, Zenebe Adimassu and Brian Wilson

82

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3. Optimization and Characterization of Novel and Non-Edible Seed Oil Sources for Biodiesel Production

By Inam Ullah Khan and Syed Aftab Hussain Shah

122

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4. Plant-based Vaccines: The Future of Preventive Healthcare?

By Sinan Meriç, Tamer Gümüş and Alp Ayan

186

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5. microRNA Utilization as a Potential Tool for Stress Tolerance in Plants

By Jyoti Rani

96

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