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Lubzens, Esther

Dormancy and Resistance in Harsh Environments

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Table of contents

1. Introduction
Esther Lubzens, Joan Cerdà, Melody S. Clark

2. Akinetes: Dormant Cells of Cyanobacteria
Ruth N. Kaplan-Levy, Ora Hadas, Michael L. Summers, Jacqueline Rücker, Assaf Sukenik

3.
Saccharomyces cerevisiae Spore Germination
Cecilia Geijer, Daphna Joseph-Strauss, Giora Simchen, Naama Barkai, Stefan Hohmann

4. Dormancy in Plant Seeds
Henk W. M. Hilhorst, William E. Finch-Savage, Julia Buitink, William Bolingue, Gerhard Leubner-Metzger

5. Bud Dormancy in Perennial Plants: A Mechanism for Survival
James V. Anderson, David P. Horvath, Wun S. Chao, Michael E. Foley

6. LEA Proteins: Versatility of Form and Function
Alan Tunnacliffe, Dirk K. Hincha, Olivier Leprince, David Macherel

7. A Role for Molecular Studies in Unveiling the Pathways for Formation of Rotifer Resting Eggs and Their Survival During Dormancy
Nadav Y. Denekamp, Koushirou Suga, Atsushi Hagiwara, Richard Reinhardt, Esther Lubzens

8. Anhydrobiotic Abilities of Tardigrades
Ralph O Schill

9. Cryoprotective Dehydration: Clues from an Insect
M. Roger Worland, Gordana Grubor-Lajšić, Jelena Purać, Michael A. S. Thorne, Melody S. Clark

10. A Molecular Overview of Diapause in Embryos of the Crustacean, Artemia franciscana

Zhijun Qiu, Thomas H. MacRae

11. An Exploratory Review on the Molecular Mechanisms of Diapause Termination in the Waterflea, Daphnia

Evelyne Vanvlasselaer, Luc Meester

12. Metabolic Dormancy and Responses to Environmental Desiccation in Fish Embryos
Jason E. Podrabsky, Angèle Tingaud-Sequeira, Joan Cerdà

13. Mammalian Hibernation: Physiology, Cell Signaling, and Gene Controls on Metabolic Rate Depression
Kenneth B. Storey, Gerhard Heldmaier, Mark H. Rider

14. Lessons from Natural Cold-Induced Dormancy to Organ Preservation in Medicine and Biotechnology: From the “Backwoods to the Bedside”
Barry Fuller, Edgardo Guibert, Joaquín Rodríguez

Keywords: Life Sciences, Cell Physiology, Animal Physiology, Plant Physiology, Biochemistry, general

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Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2010
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Topics in Current Genetics
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9783642124228

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