Navigation Links
How to build crops that can beat aluminum's toxic effects
Date:10/3/2008

engineering crop plants incapable of restricting root growth in response to Al toxicity, Larsen said. He anticipates that introduction of the mutant versions of AtATR into crop plants would override the existing assessment mechanisms and allow for continued cell division in soils that would normally inhibit root growth.

The new results may offer insight into Al toxicity not only in economically important agricultural crops, but also in animals, given that ATR genes are universally found in plants and animals, where they serve in various capacities related to DNA-damage assessment.

" To date, no one has been able to discern which targets of Al are critical to the manifestation of Al toxicity in either plant or animals, partly due to the predicted complexity of Al toxicity," he said. "This work clearly argues that DNA damage and response to this damage is paramount."


'/>"/>

Contact: Cathleen Genova
cgenova@cell.com
617-397-2802
Cell Press
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. KAUST and IBM to build 1 of the fastest and most powerful supercomputers
2. Laminin builds the neuromuscular synapse
3. Building a stronger roof over your head: 3 little pigs project begins first tests
4. Pesticide build-up could lead to poor honey bee health
5. Caltech engineers build mini drug-producing biofactories in yeast
6. Green roofs differ in building cooling, water handling capabilities
7. Building bridges between the clinic and the laboratory
8. Tips on how to build a better home for biological parts
9. 1/3 of reef-building corals face extinction
10. NJIT architect professor advocates best-building practices for high wind regions
11. How to build a plant
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/20/2015)... , Aug. 20, 2015 The wearable ... that are active and healthy. However, wearable technology ... hospital environment to help improve diagnostic capabilities and ... from the Wearable Technologies Conference 2015 , ... applications for wearables in healthcare.    ...
(Date:8/18/2015)... 2015  Navitas today announced that it ... Submission Content Management webinar scheduled on August ... to the Implementation of Regulatory Submission Standards ... industry, vendors, health authorities, consultants and the ... a standard method of implementing electronic submission ...
(Date:8/12/2015)... 12, 2015 As the digital ... innovation and advanced biometrics technology is accelerating beyond expectations.  ... rely on using their credit cards, the digital currency, ... for payment services led by companies in the space ... Google, Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG ), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Leaf Healthcare Releases Video from Wearable Technology Conference on New Applications for Wearables in the Hospital Environment 2Leaf Healthcare Releases Video from Wearable Technology Conference on New Applications for Wearables in the Hospital Environment 3Navitas, a Key Contributor in IRISS Forum Webinar 2Navitas, a Key Contributor in IRISS Forum Webinar 3Digital Wallet Devices & Mobile Payment Management Services Gain a Distinct Advantage in the Digital Payment Evolution as Demand Continues to Grow 2Digital Wallet Devices & Mobile Payment Management Services Gain a Distinct Advantage in the Digital Payment Evolution as Demand Continues to Grow 3Digital Wallet Devices & Mobile Payment Management Services Gain a Distinct Advantage in the Digital Payment Evolution as Demand Continues to Grow 4Digital Wallet Devices & Mobile Payment Management Services Gain a Distinct Advantage in the Digital Payment Evolution as Demand Continues to Grow 5Digital Wallet Devices & Mobile Payment Management Services Gain a Distinct Advantage in the Digital Payment Evolution as Demand Continues to Grow 6
... at Iowa State University have discovered a previously unknown ... Yanhai Yin, an assistant professor in genetics, development and ... called brassinosteroids. The hormone controls the growth of cells. ... how large the plant grows, says Yin. , "Previously, ...
... the oldest synthetic malaria drug, the methylene blue stain, ... a significant contribution to the long-term eradication called for ... study on 160 children with malaria in Burkina Faso, ... have shown that in combination with newer malaria drugs, ...
... Some researchers hope to turn plants into a renewable, ... have to learn how to convert plant biomass into ... efficiently. In new research, chemists have successfully converted cellulose ... the building block called HMF in one step. ...
Cached Biology News:ISU researcher identifies genetic pathway responsible for much of plant growth 2Old stain in a new combination 2Old stain in a new combination 3Plastic that grows on trees, part two 2
(Date:9/4/2015)... , ... September 04, 2015 , ... Canadian astronomer David ... observation logs he has maintained for nearly 60 years to the Linda Hall ... 9 that collided with Jupiter in 1994 — an episode that produced the first ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... ... 2015 , ... BioBots is excited to announce the launch ... World Congress in Boston. The launch comes following a nine-month beta partnership with ... printer is revolutionary for its compact design, ease of use, and intuitive, open ...
(Date:9/3/2015)... ... ... latest addition to the Mettler-Toledo PCE portfolio is the newly developed Label ... healthcare industry can use the LSS to print track-and-trace labels for their products at ... fully integrated into the production line and is also available as a compact table-top ...
(Date:9/3/2015)... 3, 2015  Guardant Health®, the leader in ... the performance and clinical utility of Guardant360® on ... and poster presentations at the International Association for ... on Lung Cancer. These abstracts were submitted by ... Davis; the University of Chicago; Sarah Cannon Research ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Renowned Astronomer David Levy To Donate Night Sky Observation Logs to the Linda Hall Library 2Renowned Astronomer David Levy To Donate Night Sky Observation Logs to the Linda Hall Library 3BioBots to Debut Desktop 3D Bioprinter for Living Tissue at TERMIS Global Tissue Engineering Conference in Boston 2BioBots to Debut Desktop 3D Bioprinter for Living Tissue at TERMIS Global Tissue Engineering Conference in Boston 3BioBots to Debut Desktop 3D Bioprinter for Living Tissue at TERMIS Global Tissue Engineering Conference in Boston 4Print and Verify Labels On The Production Line With New Label Serialization Stations 2Print and Verify Labels On The Production Line With New Label Serialization Stations 3Leading Cancer Centers to Present Clinical Utility Data For Guardant360 At IASLC's 16th World Conference on Lung Cancer in Denver Sept. 6-9 2Leading Cancer Centers to Present Clinical Utility Data For Guardant360 At IASLC's 16th World Conference on Lung Cancer in Denver Sept. 6-9 3Leading Cancer Centers to Present Clinical Utility Data For Guardant360 At IASLC's 16th World Conference on Lung Cancer in Denver Sept. 6-9 4
... ... distribute feedstock for E-Fuel MicroFueler™ , ... Sacramento (Vocus) June 4, 2009 -- California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger joined ... Corp. unveiled the final production model of the revolutionary E-Fuel MicroFueler, a portable micro-refinery ...
... WEBCAST WEDNESDAY, JUNE 10, 2009 , , SAN ... NBIX ) announced today that Kevin Gorman, President and Chief ... 8th Annual Needham Life Sciences Conference in New York. ... 10, 2009 at 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time (ET)/10:30 a.m. Pacific ...
... , BRAINTREE, Mass., June 4 Haemonetics Corporation (NYSE: ... for the District of Massachusetts has made a ruling in ... January 2009, a jury issued a verdict in favor of ... a U.S. Haemonetics patent. The jury awarded Haemonetics $15.7 ...
Cached Biology Technology:GreenHouse Energy, Governor Schwarzenegger Join in Driving the Future of Fueling in California 2GreenHouse Energy, Governor Schwarzenegger Join in Driving the Future of Fueling in California 3Neurocrine Biosciences to Present at the 8th Annual Needham Life Sciences Conference 2Haemonetics Receives Favorable Ruling in Patent Lawsuit against Competitive Technology 2
... modified nucleotide structure called a ?cap? ... most naturally-occurring eukaryotic mRNAs and many ... for a portion of the GTP ... reaction results in the synthesis of ...
...
... Shakers have the durability to ... 3-high, and the uniformity and ... shake" applications. Heavily built ... our stackers are designed for ...
Improve inventory management with stainless steel red cell canisters; ensure product safety with CO2 or LN2 backup systems. A complete solution for your blood banking needs....
Biology Products: