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Belowground legacies of <i>Pinus contorta</i> invasion and removal result in multiple mechanisms of invasional meltdown

Ian A. Dickie, Mark G. St John, Gregor W. Yeates, Chris W. Morse, Karen I. Bonner, Kate Orwin and Duane A. Peltzer.

in AoB PLANTS

January 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Plant Pathology and Diseases; Biodiversity and Conservation Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Plant-Microbe Interactions; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 8398 words.

Plant invasions can change soil biota and nutrients in ways that drive subsequent plant communities, particularly when co-invading with belowground mutualists such as ectomycorrhizal fungi....

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Collaboration between grass seedlings and rhizobacteria to scavenge organic nitrogen in soils

James F. White, Qiang Chen, Mónica S. Torres, Robert Mattera, Ivelisse Irizarry, Mariusz Tadych and Marshall Bergen.

in AoB PLANTS

P ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agriculture and Farming; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Biochemistry; Ecology and Conservation; Plant Physiology; Plant-Microbe Interactions. 5309 words.

Plants require nitrogen (N) to make proteins, nucleic acids and other biological molecules. It is widely accepted that plants absorb inorganic forms of N to fill their needs. However,...

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Light–dark O<sub>2</sub> dynamics in submerged leaves of C<sub>3</sub> and C<sub>4</sub> halophytes under increased dissolved CO<sub>2</sub>: clues for saltmarsh response to climate change

B. Duarte, D. Santos, H. Silva, J. C. Marques, I. Caçador and N. Sleimi.

in AoB PLANTS

P ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Ecology and Conservation; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Biological Sciences; Plant Physiology. 6900 words.

Waterlogging and submergence are the major constraints to which wetland plants are subjected, with inevitable impacts on their physiology and productivity. Global warming and climate...

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Physiological responses of a halophytic shrub to salt stress by Na<sub>2</sub>SO<sub>4</sub> and NaCl: oxidative damage and the role of polyphenols in antioxidant protection

Mariana A. Reginato, Antonella Castagna, Ana Furlán, Stella Castro, Annamaria Ranieri and Virginia Luna.

in AoB PLANTS

P ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology; Ecology and Conservation. 6838 words.

Salt stress conditions lead to increased production of reactive oxygen species (ROS) in plant cells. Halophytes have the ability to reduce these toxic ROS by means of a powerful antioxidant...

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Responses of five Mediterranean halophytes to seasonal changes in environmental conditions

Ricardo Gil, Inmaculada Bautista, Monica Boscaiu, Antonio Lidón, Shantanu Wankhade, Héctor Sánchez, Josep Llinares and Oscar Vicente.

in AoB PLANTS

P ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Ecology and Conservation; Plant Physiology. 10607 words.

In their natural habitats, different mechanisms may contribute to the tolerance of halophytes to high soil salinity and other abiotic stresses, but their relative contribution and...

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Seed germination and seedling development in response to submergence in tree species of the Central Amazonian floodplains

Risolandia Bezerra de Melo, Augusto César Franco, Clovis Oliveira Silva, Maria Teresa Fernandez Piedade and Cristiane Silva Ferreira.

in AoB PLANTS

P ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Biodiversity and Conservation Biology; Developmental Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Plant Physiology; Plant Reproduction and Propagation; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 7314 words.

Successful germination and seedling establishment are crucial steps for maintenance and expansion of plant populations and recovery from perturbations. Every year the Amazon River and its...

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Temperature stress-induced bleaching of the coralline alga <i>Corallina officinalis</i>: a role for the enzyme bromoperoxidase

Holly Latham.

in Bioscience Horizons: The International Journal of Student Research

June 2008; p ublished online April 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Marine and Estuarine Biology; Biochemistry; Ecology and Conservation. 5275 words.

Coralline algae are important components of coral reefs and are involved in reef building via calcification, cementation, the synthesis of anti-fouling compounds and the synthesis of...

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