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Title: Crassulacean Acid Metabolism Abiotic Stress-Responsive Transcription Factors: a Potential Genetic Engineering Approach for Improving Crop Tolerance to Abiotic Stress

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Univ. of Nevada, Reno, NV (United States)
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USDOE Office of Science (SC)
OSTI Identifier:
1495739
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OSTI ID: 1611162
Grant/Contract Number:  
SC0008834
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Published Article
Journal Name:
Frontiers in Plant Science
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Frontiers in Plant Science Journal Volume: 10; Journal ID: ISSN 1664-462X
Publisher:
Frontiers Research Foundation
Country of Publication:
Switzerland
Language:
English
Subject:
54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; Plant Sciences; abiotic stress response; crassulacean acid metabolism; drought tolerance; extremophytes; genetic engineering; transcription factor

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Amin, Atia B., Rathnayake, Kumudu N., Yim, Won C., Garcia, Travis M., Wone, Beate, Cushman, John C., and Wone, Bernard W. M. Crassulacean Acid Metabolism Abiotic Stress-Responsive Transcription Factors: a Potential Genetic Engineering Approach for Improving Crop Tolerance to Abiotic Stress. Switzerland: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.3389/fpls.2019.00129.
Amin, Atia B., Rathnayake, Kumudu N., Yim, Won C., Garcia, Travis M., Wone, Beate, Cushman, John C., & Wone, Bernard W. M. Crassulacean Acid Metabolism Abiotic Stress-Responsive Transcription Factors: a Potential Genetic Engineering Approach for Improving Crop Tolerance to Abiotic Stress. Switzerland. doi:10.3389/fpls.2019.00129.
Amin, Atia B., Rathnayake, Kumudu N., Yim, Won C., Garcia, Travis M., Wone, Beate, Cushman, John C., and Wone, Bernard W. M. Fri . "Crassulacean Acid Metabolism Abiotic Stress-Responsive Transcription Factors: a Potential Genetic Engineering Approach for Improving Crop Tolerance to Abiotic Stress". Switzerland. doi:10.3389/fpls.2019.00129.
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