The Physiology of Characean Cells

This book describes the unique characean experimental system, which provides a simplified model for many aspects of the physiology, transport and electrophysiology of higher plants. The first chapter offers a thorough grounding in the morphology, taxonomy and ecology of Characeae plants. Research on...

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Main Authors: Beilby, Mary J., Casanova, Michelle T. (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014, 2014
Edition:1st ed. 2014
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • The Charophyte Plant
  • Detached Cells in Steady-State – Electrophysiology and Transport
  • Electrophysiology of the Detached Cell Under Stress
  • The Whole Plant and Cell-to-Cell Transport