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Heat Shock Proteins and Plants

  • Alexzander A. A. Asea
  • Punit Kaur
  • Stuart K. Calderwood

Part of the Heat Shock Proteins book series (HESP, volume 10)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Small Plant Heat Shock Proteins (HSP)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Harmeet Kaur, Bhanu Prakash Petla, Manoj Majee
      Pages 3-18
    3. Valeria Stefania Lopes-Caitar, Suellen Mika Hishinuma Silva, Francismar Correa Marcelino-Guimaraes
      Pages 19-39
    4. Kehua Wang, Xunzhong Zhang, Erik H. Ervin
      Pages 41-64
    5. Rashid Mehmood Rana, Muhammad Ammar Khan, Muhammad KausarNawaz Shah, Zulfiqar Ali, Hongsheng Zhang
      Pages 103-119
  3. Large Plant Heat Shock Proteins (HSP)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 121-121
    2. Doel Ray, Anupama Ghosh, Soumyajit Banerjee Mustafi, Sanghamitra Raha
      Pages 123-147
    3. Mariana G. Corigliano, Marina Clemente
      Pages 149-167
    4. Stephanie Chankova, Nadezhda Yurina
      Pages 169-188
  4. Heat Shock Proteins and Plant Therapeutics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 209-209
    2. Xinyu Wang, Srujana Rayalam, Vishakha Bhave
      Pages 211-232
    3. Conrado C. Gonçalves, Carlos H. I. Ramos
      Pages 245-282
    4. Palakolanu Sudhakar Reddy, Thammineni Chakradhar, Ramesha A. Reddy, Rahul B. Nitnavare, Srikrishna Mahanty, Malireddy K. Reddy
      Pages 283-307

About this book


Heat Shock Proteins and Plants provides the most up-to-date and concise reviews and progress on the role of heat shock proteins in plant biology, structure and function and is subdivided into chapters focused on Small Plant HSPs (Part I), Larger Plant HSP(Part II) and HSPs for Therapeutic Gain (Part III). This book is written by eminent leaders and experts from around the world and is an important reference book and a must-read for undergraduate, postgraduate students and researchers in the fields of Agriculture, Botany, Crop Research, Plant Genetics and Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Drug Development and Pharmaceutical Sciences.


Heat Shock Proteins Stress Proteins Plants Cytoprotection Plant Biology

Editors and affiliations

  • Alexzander A. A. Asea
    • 1
  • Punit Kaur
    • 2
  • Stuart K. Calderwood
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of NeuroscienceUniversity of DammamDammanSaudi Arabia
  2. 2.Division of Molecular and Cellular Biology Department of Radiation OncologyBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA
  3. 3.Department of Radiation OncologyUniversity of Texas MD Anderson Cancer CenterHoustonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Heat Shock Proteins and Plants
  • Editors Alexzander A. A. Asea
    Stuart K. Calderwood
    Punit Kaur
  • Series Title Heat Shock Proteins
  • Series Abbreviated Title Heat Shock Proteins
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences Biomedical and Life Sciences (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-46339-1
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-83495-5
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-46340-7
  • Series ISSN 1877-1246
  • Series E-ISSN 1877-1254
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VIII, 344
  • Number of Illustrations 16 b/w illustrations, 48 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Plant Sciences
    Cell Biology
    Gene Expression
    Protein Science
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