New Light on Alkaloid Biosynthesis and Future Prospects, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0080994113
  • ISBN-13: 9780080994116
  • DDC: 572.549
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 400 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Advances in Botanical Research publishes in-depth and up-to-date reviews on a wide range of topics in plant sciences. Currently in its 68th volume, the series features varied reviews by recognized experts on all aspects of plant genetics, biochemistry, cell biology, molecular biology, physiology and ecology. This thematic volume features reviews on a new light on alkaloid biosynthesis and future prospects.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Advances in Botanical Research.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Towards Complete Elucidation of Monoterpene Indole Alkaloid Biosynthesis Pathway: Catharanthus roseus as a Pioneer System.
2: Increasing the Pace of New Discoveries in Tropane Alkaloid Biosynthesis.
3: Deciphering the Evolution, Cell Biology and Regulation of Monoterpene Indole Alkaloids.
4: Biosynthesis and Catabolism of Purine Alkaloids.
5: Camptothecin: Biosynthesis, Biotechnological Production and Resistance Mechanism(s).
6: Improved Production of Plant Isoquinoline Alkaloids by Metabolic Engineering.
7: Bioengineering of Isoquinoline Alkaloid Production in Microbial Systems.
8: From Bioreactor to Entire Plants: Development of Production Systems for Secondary Metabolites.
9: New Methods of Analysis and Investigation of Terpenoid Indole Alkaloids.
10: Like Cures Like: Caffeine Immunizes Plants Against Biotic Stresses.
11: Alkaloids from Marine Bacteria.
Author Index.
Subject Index.