response to desiccation

Known as: desiccation tolerance 
Any process that results in a change in state or activity of a cell or an organism (in terms of movement, secretion, enzyme production, gene… (More)

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1970-2017
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
We exposed adult male Drosophila melanogaster to cold, desiccation or starvation, and examined expression of several genes during… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The cyanobacterium Nostoc commune is adapted to the terrestrial environment and has a cosmopolitan distribution. In this study… (More)
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2005
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2005
Most organisms depend on the availability of water. However, some life-forms, among them plants and fungi, but very few animals… (More)
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2005
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2005
Bryophytes are a non-monophyletic group of three major lineages (liverworts, hornworts, and mosses) that descend from the… (More)
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2004
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2004
Vegetative desiccation tolerance is a widespread but uncommon occurrence in the plant kingdom generally. The majority of… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Late embryogenesis abundant (LEA) proteins are associated with desiccation tolerance in resurrection plants and in plant seeds… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Hemolymph juvenile hormone esterase (JHE) activity on the third day of the last stadium in the cricket, Gryllus assirnilis… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Raffinose family oligosaccharides (RFO) accumulating during seed development are thought to play a role in the desiccation… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Two new abscisic acid (ABA)-insensitive mutants of Arabidopsis thaliana affected in the abi3 locus are described. These new… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
Soluble sugars have been shown to protect liposomes and lobster microsomes from desiccation damage, and a protective role has… (More)
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