The interaction of plant biotic and abiotic stresses: from genes to the field.

  title={The interaction of plant biotic and abiotic stresses: from genes to the field.},
  author={Nicky J. Atkinson and Peter E. Urwin},
  journal={Journal of experimental botany},
  volume={63 10},
Plant responses to different stresses are highly complex and involve changes at the transcriptome, cellular, and physiological levels. Recent evidence shows that plants respond to multiple stresses differently from how they do to individual stresses, activating a specific programme of gene expression relating to the exact environmental conditions encountered. Rather than being additive, the presence of an abiotic stress can have the effect of reducing or enhancing susceptibility to a biotic… 

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