Description / Table of Contents:
Plant superoxide dismutases: Function under abiotic stress conditions -- Studies of catalase in plants under abiotic stress -- Ascorbate peroxidase functions in higher plants: The control of the balance between oxidative damage and signaling -- Glutathione reductase: Safeguarding plant cells against oxidant damage -- Function of the various MDAR isoforms in higher plants -- Peroxiredoxins: Types, characteristics and functions in higher plants -- Redox protein thioredoxins: Function under salinity, drought and extreme temperature conditions -- Biosynthesis and regulation of ascorbic acid in plants -- Glutathione metabolism and its function in higher plants adapting to stress -- Revisiting carotenoids and their role in plant stress responses: From biosynthesis to plant signaling mechanisms during stress. Abiotic stress response in plants – the relevance of tocopherols -- Role of flavonoids in plant stress. Class III peroxidases: isoenzymes functions, localization and redox regulation.
Type of Medium:
Online-Ressource (XIII, 300 p. 30 illus., 22 illus. in color, online resource)