7. UV-B Perception and Signal Transduction

  1. Garry C. Whitelam1 and
  2. Karen J. Halliday2
  1. Gareth I. Jenkins and
  2. Bobby A. Brown

Published Online: 12 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470988893.ch7

Annual Plant Reviews Volume 30: Light and Plant Development

Annual Plant Reviews Volume 30: Light and Plant Development

How to Cite

Jenkins, G. I. and Brown, B. A. (2007) UV-B Perception and Signal Transduction, in Annual Plant Reviews Volume 30: Light and Plant Development (eds G. C. Whitelam and K. J. Halliday), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470988893.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Botany, School of Biological Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK

  2. 2

    School of Biological Sciences, the University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 23 FEB 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405145381

Online ISBN: 9780470988893

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Keywords:

  • ultraviolet-B radiation;
  • signal transduction;
  • photosynthesis;
  • photomorphogenic effects;
  • UV-B signalling mutants

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • UV-B in the environment

  • Plant responses to UV-B

  • UV-B perception and signal transduction

  • Genetic approach

  • Concluding remarks

  • Acknowledgements