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Desiccation

Known as: Dessication, Dry, Desiccate 
Removal of moisture from a substance (chemical, food, tissue, etc.).
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The authors analyze developmental, genetic, and demographic mechanisms by which populations tolerate changing environments and… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Desiccation is the extreme form of dehydration. Tolerance of desiccation is acquired by seeds and in resurrection plants, a small… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
Abstract The African Sahel provides the most dramatic example of multi-decadal climate variability that has been quantitatively… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Encapsulation involves the incorporation of food ingredients, enzymes, cells or other materials in small capsules. Applications… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We investigated physiological characters associated with water balance in laboratory populations of Drosophila melanogaster… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Forty-one ionizing radiation-sensitive strains of Deinococcus radiodurans were evaluated for their ability to survive 6 weeks of… Expand
Review
1993
Review
1993
  • L. Dure
  • The Plant journal : for cell and molecular…
  • 1993
  • Corpus ID: 9674030
Among the proteins that accumulate as plant seeds desiccate are several protein families that are composed principally of a… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
We examined the different steps necessary for the enzymatic digestion of proteins in the polyacrylamide matrix after gel… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Soluble sugars have been shown to protect liposomes and lobster microsomes from desiccation damage, and a protective role has… Expand
Review
1965
Review
1965
  • J. Monteith
  • Symposia of the Society for Experimental Biology
  • 1965
  • Corpus ID: 46582726
A turgid leaf exposed to bright sunshine can transpire an amount of water several times its own weight during a summer day. Rapid… Expand