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The volume of planted forests has been increasing rapidly in recent decades, leaving natural woodland greatly fragmented. Separated populations may...

Date
October 2018
Author(s)
Ellen Baker
Event

19 - 21 June 2019 - Devon

Venue
Devon
Country
UK
Abstract

Podolactones are a class of structural diverse diterpenoid lactones, mainly isolated from the Podocarpus species. Several bioactivities have been disclosed for podolactones, including cytotoxicity and anti-atherosclerosis. In this study, the seeds of P. nagi were isolated by comprehensive...

Author(s)
Feng ZheLing; Zhang Tian; Liu JingXin; Chen XiuPing; Gan LiShe; Ye Yang; Lin LiGen
Publisher
Springer-Japan
Publication
Journal of Natural Medicines, 2018, 72, 4, pp 882-889
Abstract

We analyzed changes in the physiological indexes of Populus × euramericana varieties 'Purui' and '107' under different degrees of acid rain stresses. The experiment established three different acid rain gradients (CK, moderate stresses, severe stresses). Under severe stresses, the leaf surface of...

Author(s)
Wang LuYi; Feng JinXia; Chen ZhiCheng; Wan XianChong
Publisher
Science Press
Publication
Plant Science Journal, 2018, 36, 4, pp 586-594
Abstract

To explore the characteristics and evolutionary relationships of the TPS family in Phyllostachys edulis, we identified the TPS genes in P.edulis and analyzed their physicochemical properties, gene structure, evolutionary relationship, protein secondary and tertiary structure, promoter elements, and...

Author(s)
Qin Zheng; Zheng YongJie; Zhang WenGen; Zhang Long; Li ZuYao; Yang GuangYao
Publisher
Science Press
Publication
Plant Science Journal, 2018, 36, 4, pp 575-585
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Manual on experimental design, setup and maintenance of field trials in forest tree breeding Experimental trial sites to test provenances, progenies and clones are a key instrument in forest tree breeding. Past experiences have shown that each institute and person of responsibility treats...

Author(s)
Liesebach, M.; Ahrenhövel, W.; Janssen, A.; Karopka, M.; Rau, H. M.; Rose, B.; Schirmer, R.; Schneck, D.; Schneck, V.; Steiner, W.; Schüler, S.; Wolf, H.
Publisher
Johann Heinrich von Thünen Institute (vTI)
Publication
Thünen Report, 2018, 49, pp 80 pp.
CAB ReviewFull Text

Carbon pricing, which includes carbon tax, emission trading systems and carbon offset mechanisms, is the main economic instrument to reduce greenhouse gases (GHG) emissions responsible for global climate change. The academic literature on carbon pricing is rich due to hundreds of studies carried...

Date
June 2018
Subjects
air pollutants; air pollution; carbon; carbon footprint; carbon markets; climate change; emissions; greenhouse gases
Author(s)
Timilsina, G. R.
AbstractFull Text

An experiment was carried out to study the correlation and path analysis in six accessions of Saraca asoca at ICAR-Indian Institute of Horticultural Research, Bangalore during 2016-17. Correlation study revealed that the various parameters such as plant height, leaf length, leaf width, leaf area,...

Author(s)
Madhusree; Shetty, G. R.; Rajasekharan, P. E.
Publisher
Indian Society of Plant Breeders
Publication
Electronic Journal of Plant Breeding, 2018, 9, 2, pp 773-776

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