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Dormancy and Resistance in Harsh Environments

Series: Topics in Current Genetics Volume: 21
Edited By: Esther Lubzens, Joan Cerda and Melody Clark
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
Dormancy and Resistance in Harsh Environments
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This book presents studies on organisms, from aquatic cyanobacteria that produce akinetes to hibernating mammals, revealing both common and divergent physiological and molecular pathways for surviving in a dormant form or for tolerating harsh environments.

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Introduction.- Cyanobacteria.- Yeast.- Plants seeds.- Plant buds.- LEA proteins.- Rotifer resting eggs.- Tartigrades.- Arctic Insects.- Artemia cysts.- Daphnia resting eggs.- Killifish.- Hibernation.- Medical Applications.- Conclusions.-

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Series: Topics in Current Genetics Volume: 21
Edited By: Esther Lubzens, Joan Cerda and Melody Clark
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
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