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stress-tolerator

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry — Ecology and Conservation.

In the classification of plant strategies proposed by J. P. Grime, a plant species found in areas of high stress and low disturbance. Compare competitor; ruderal.

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stress-tolerator

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 27 words.

In the classification of *plant strategies proposed by J. P. Grime, a plant species found in areas of

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stress-tolerator

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 28 words.

In the classification of plant strategies proposed by J. P. Grime, a plant species found in areas of high

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stress-tolerator

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry — Ecology and Conservation.

In the classification of plant strategies proposed by J. P. Grime, a plant species found in areas of high stress and low disturbance. Compare competitor; ruderal.

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stress-tolerator

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 27 words.

In the classification of *plant strategies proposed by J. P. Grime, a plant species found in areas of

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stress-tolerator

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 28 words.

In the classification of plant strategies proposed by J. P. Grime, a plant species found in areas of high

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competitor

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry — Ecology and Conservation.

In the classification of plant strategies proposed by J. P. Grime, a plant species that exploits conditions of low stress and low disturbance. Compare ruderal; stress-tolerator.

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ruderal

Overview page. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry — Ecology and Conservation.

1 (noun) A plant that is associated with human dwellings or agriculture, or one that colonizes waste ground. Ruderals are often weeds which have high demands for nutrients...

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Letter to Anna Freud

Donald W. Winnicott.

in The Collected Works of D. W. Winnicott

October 2016; p ublished online December 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology; Clinical Psychology. 742 words.

In this letter to Anna Freud, Winnicott writes of the importance of the British contribution to the mental health conference they are both attending and stresses their contribution to the...

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Roles of melatonin in abiotic stress resistance in plants

Na Zhang, Qianqian Sun, Haijun Zhang, Yunyun Cao, Sarah Weeda, Shuxin Ren and Yang-Dong Guo.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

February 2015; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 8911 words.

In recent years melatonin has emerged as a research highlight in plant studies. Melatonin has different functions in many aspects of plant growth and development. The most frequently...

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plant strategies

Overview page. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation — Plant Sciences and Forestry.

A term introduced by Philip (J. P.) Grime of the University of Sheffield, who defines it as groupings of similar or analogous genetic characteristics which recur widely among species or...

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Lichen Ecology

Susan Will-Wolf and Robert Luecking.

in Ecology

P ublished online November 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Applied Ecology (Environmental Science); Ecology and Conservation; Plant Ecology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 19833 words.

Lichens occur worldwide in all terrestrial and even in some aquatic and marine habitats, where they often occupy locations inhospitable for vascular plants. The more extreme the habitat,...

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Implications of hypoxic microenvironments during invasive aspergillosis

Sara J. Wezensky and Robert A. Cramer.

in Medical Mycology

April 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 2975 words.

In order to cause disease, all pathogens must tolerate microenvironmental stresses encountered in vivo during infection. One microenvironmental stress that is known to occur at sites of...

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Summer drought impedes beech seedling performance more in a sub-Mediterranean forest understory than in small gaps

T. Matthew Robson, Jesús Rodríguez-Calcerrada, David Sánchez-Gómez and Ismael Aranda.

in Tree Physiology

February 2009; p ublished online February 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 6550 words.

Refugia of mixed beech forest persist in the central mountains of the Iberian Peninsula at the south-western limit of European beech (Fagus sylvatica L.) distribution. The lack of beech...

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Generational Differences in Response to Desiccation Stress in the Desert Moss <i>Tortula inermis</i>

Lloyd R. Stark, Melvin J. Oliver, Brent D. Mishler and D. Nicholas McLetchie.

in Annals of Botany

January 2007; p ublished online November 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 5308 words.

Background and Aims

Active growth in post-embryonic sporophytes of desert mosses is restricted to the cooler, wetter months. However, most desert mosses...

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Evaluation of myocardial ischemia in Kawasaki disease by dobutamine stress signal-averaged ventricular late potentials

Yukiko Genma, Shunichi Ogawa, Jiakun Zhang and Masao Yamamoto.

in Cardiovascular Research

December 1997; p ublished online December 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 3254 words.

Abstract

Objective: To determine the possibility of diagnosing myocardial ischemia from signal-averaged electrocardiographic late potentials...

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Proteome response of <i>Elymus elongatum</i> to severe water stress and recovery

Ali Gazanchian, Mohsen Hajheidari, Nayer Khoshkholgh Sima and Ghasem Hosseini Salekdeh.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 4700 words.

Tall wheatgrass (Elymus elongatum Host) is a drought-tolerant, cool-season forage grass native to Iran. A proteomic approach has been applied to identify mechanisms of drought...

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Evaluation of housekeeping genes in <i>Listeria monocytogenes</i> as potential internal control references for normalizing mRNA expression levels in stress adaptation models using real-time PCR

Taurai Tasara and Roger Stephan.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

April 2007; p ublished online March 2007 .

Journal Article. 4477 words.

Abstract

Listeria monocytogenes is an important food-borne pathogen that can tolerate a wide range of stress conditions. However, its stress...

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Enhancing drought tolerance in C<sub>4</sub> crops

Marta S. Lopes, Jose Luis Araus, Philippus D. R. van Heerden and Christine H. Foyer.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

May 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 12227 words.

Adaptation to abiotic stresses is a quantitative trait controlled by many different genes. Enhancing the tolerance of crop plants to abiotic stresses such as drought has therefore proved to...

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Mutation in a gene encoding anti-σ factor in <i>A. brasilense</i> confers tolerance to elevated temperature, antibacterial peptide and PEG-200 via carotenoid synthesis

Mukti Nath Mishra, Nagarajan Thirunavukkarasu, Indra Mani Sharma, Medicharla V. Jagnnadham and Anil K. Tripathi.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

October 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. 4911 words.

Abstract

Azospirillum brasilense Sp7 has been shown to overproduce carotenoids if the anti-σ factor (anti-σE)-encoding gene is inactivated. The...

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Acclimation of Microalgae to Wastewater Environments Involves Increased Oxidative Stress Tolerance Activity

Olumayowa Osundeko, Andrew P. Dean, Helena Davies and Jon K. Pittman.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

October 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology. 6578 words.

A wastewater environment can be particularly toxic to eukaryotic microalgae. Microalgae can adapt to these conditions but the specific mechanisms that allow strains to tolerate wastewater...

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