Erwin Krauskopf

Maria Cecilia Gamboa2
Fabiola Baltierra1
Hans Pieringer1
2Maria Cecilia Gamboa
1Fabiola Baltierra
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  • Hans Pieringer, Fabiola Baltierra, Maria Cecilia Gamboa, Erwin Krauskopf
  • 2011
Boron is a micronutrient that plays an important role in plant cell wall biosynthesis. Nevertheless, an excess of boron in the soil causes severe damage to the respiratory tissue of the plant. In Arabidopsis thaliana, the Atbor1 gene encodes a boron transporter that distributes this element throughout the plant. A cDNA sequence encoding a bor1 transporter(More)
Desertification is a phenomenon that affects vast territories worldwide usually caused by high soil salt concentrations , being salt and water stress one of the main problems that affect plant growth. Part of the strategy developed by the plant to face these stresses consists on the compartmentalization of cytoplasmic Na + within the vacuole, by a(More)
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