Open access peer-reviewed chapter

Physiological and Biochemical Mechanisms of Plant Adaptation to Low-Fertility Acid Soils of the Tropics: The Case of Brachiariagrasses

By T. Watanabe, M. S. H. Khan, I. M. Rao, J. Wasaki, T. Shinano, M. Ishitani, H. Koyama, S. Ishikawa, K. Tawaraya, M. Nanamori, N. Ueki and T. Wagatsuma

Submitted: March 17th 2011Reviewed: August 5th 2011Published: December 22nd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/30334

Downloaded: 2702

How to cite and reference

Link to this chapter Copy to clipboard

Cite this chapter Copy to clipboard

T. Watanabe, M. S. H. Khan, I. M. Rao, J. Wasaki, T. Shinano, M. Ishitani, H. Koyama, S. Ishikawa, K. Tawaraya, M. Nanamori, N. Ueki and T. Wagatsuma (December 22nd 2011). Physiological and Biochemical Mechanisms of Plant Adaptation to Low-Fertility Acid Soils of the Tropics: The Case of Brachiariagrasses, Principles, Application and Assessment in Soil Science, E. Burcu Özkaraova Güngör, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/30334. Available from:

chapter statistics

2702total chapter downloads

2Crossref citations

More statistics for editors and authors

Login to your personal dashboard for more detailed statistics on your publications.

Access personal reporting

Related Content

This Book

Next chapter

Comparison of the Effects of Saline and Alkaline Stress on Growth, Photosynthesis and Water-Soluble Carbohydrate of Oat Seedling (Avena sativa L)

By Rui Guo, Ji Zhou, WeiPing Hao, DaoZhi Gong, SongTao Yang, XiuLi Zhong and FengXue Gu

Related Book

First chapter

Biosensors for Life Sciences

By Mihaela Badea, Liliana Rogozea, Mihaela Idomir and Nicoleta Taus

We are IntechOpen, the world's leading publisher of Open Access books. Built by scientists, for scientists. Our readership spans scientists, professors, researchers, librarians, and students, as well as business professionals. We share our knowledge and peer-reveiwed research papers with libraries, scientific and engineering societies, and also work with corporate R&D departments and government entities.

More About Us