Meine Filiale

Symbioses and Stress

Joint Ventures in Biology

Cellular Origin, Life in Extreme Habitats and Astrobiology Band 17

Buch (Taschenbuch, Englisch)
Buch (Taschenbuch, Englisch)
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Lieferbar in 1 - 2 Wochen Versandkostenfrei
Lieferbar in 1 - 2 Wochen

Weitere Formate


247,99 €

Accordion öffnen

gebundene Ausgabe

284,99 €

Accordion öffnen

eBook (PDF)

277,13 €

Accordion öffnen
  • Symbioses and Stress

    PDF (Springer)

    Sofort per Download lieferbar

    277,13 €

    PDF (Springer)


Symbioses and Stress centers on the question of how organisms in tight symbiotic associations cope with various types of abiotic and biotic stress. In its original sense, symbioses cover all kinds of interactions among unrelated organisms, whereas in a narrower concept, the term is often referred to as mutualism. Evolutionary biology recognizes symbiosis as an integrative process, and most fundamental evolutionary innovations arose from cooperative symbioses. Mutualisms contribute to stress tolerance, ecosystem stability, and evolutionary radiation of cooperating organisms. Modern eukaryotic cells are the result of the endosymbiotic union of prokaryotic ancestors as well as diverse exosymbiotic associations. This cooperative aggregation appears more successful than its independent parts. This new book presents functional and evolutionary aspects of mutually beneficial symbioses among unrelated organisms.


Einband Taschenbuch
Herausgeber Joseph Seckbach, Martin Grube
Seitenzahl 630
Erscheinungsdatum 07.11.2012
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-94-007-3345-9
Verlag Springer Netherland
Maße (L/B/H) 23,5/15,5/3,4 cm
Gewicht 1003 g
Abbildungen mit 80 Farbabbildungen
Auflage 2010 ed

Weitere Bände von Cellular Origin, Life in Extreme Habitats and Astrobiology



Es wurden noch keine Bewertungen geschrieben.
  • Artikelbild-0
  • Foreword / John. J. Lee
    Preface / Joseph Seckbach and Martin Grube
    List of authors and their addresses
    On the Origin of Symbiosis [Jan Sapp]
    Symbioses and Stress [Martin Grube, James F. White, and Joseph Seckbach]
    Problems and Progress in Understanding the Origins of Mitochondria and Plastids [Bruce A. Curtis and John M. Archibald]
    The Origin of Eukarya as a Stress Response of Two-Membrane-Bounded Sexual Pre-Karyote to an Aggressive a-Proteobacterial Periplasmic Infection [Matej Vesteg and Juraj Kraj?ovi?]
    Low CO2 Stress: Glaucocystophytes May Have Found a Unique Solution [Wolfgang Löffelhardt]
    Animal-Bacterial Endosymbioses of Gutless Tube-Dwelling Worms in Marine Sediments [Takeshi Naganuma]
    Multibiont Symbioses in the Coral Reef Ecosystem [Orit Barneah and Itzchak Brickner]
    Cnidarian/Dinoflagellate Symbiosis-Mediated Adaptation to Environmental Pertubations [Sophie Richier, Cécile Sabourault, Christine Ferrier-Pagès, Pierre-Laurent Merle, Paola Furla and Denis Allemand] Oxidative Stress-Mediated Development of Symbiosis in Green Paramecia [Tomonoro Kawano, K. Irie and Takashi Kadono]
    Coral Symbiosis under Stress [Noga Stambler]
    Azolla as a Superorganism: Its Implication in Symbiotic Studies [Francisco Carrapiço]
    Parasitism is a Strong Force Shaping the Fungus-Growing Ant-Microbe Symbiosis [Ainslie E.F. Little]
    Evolution and Consequences of Nutrition-Based Symbioses in Insects: More than Food Stress [Edouard Jurkevitch]
    Three in a Boat: Host-Plant, Insect Herbivore and Fungal Entomopathogen [Shalom W. Applebaum, Dana Ichelczik and Richard A. Humber]
    Symbiotic Foraminifera and Stress [Alexander V. Altenbach, Christine Böhmer, Frank Gitter, Benjamin Läuchli and Hanne-Lore Wieczorek]
    Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Symbiosis under Stress Conditions: Benefits and Costs [Hinanit Koltai and Yoram Kapulnik]
    Modulation of AquaporinGenes by the Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Symbiosis in Relation to Osmotic Stress Tolerance: Aquaporin in Plants under Osmotic Stress [Juan M. Ruiz-Lozano and Ricardo Aroca]
    How Rhizobia Survive in the Absence of a Legume Host, a Stressful World Indeed [Ann Hirsch]
    Life on a Leaf: Bacterial Epiphytes of a Salt-Excreting Desert Tree [Shimshon Belkin and Noga Qvit-Raz]
    Physiological Responses to Stress in the Vibrionaceae [William Soto, C. Phoebe Lostroh and Michele K. Nishiguchi]
    The Stressed Life of Microbes in Plants [Maria Grilli Caiola and Antonella Canini]
    Symbiotic Plant-Microbe Interactions: Stress Protection, Plant Growth Promotion and Biocontrol by Stenotrophomonas [Gabriele Berg, Dilfuza Egamberdieva, Ben Lugtenberg and Martin Hagemann]
    Adaptation and Survival of Plants in High Stress Habitats via Fungal Endophyte Conferred Stress Tolerance [Rusty J. Rodriguez, Claire Woodward, and Regina S. Redman]
    Grass Endophyte-Mediated Plant Stress Tolerance: Alkaloids and their Functions [Monica S. Torres and James F. White]
    Endocytosis in Plant – Fungal Interactions [Maya Bar and Adi Avni]
    Die Hard: Lichens [Martin Grube]
    Stress and Developmental Strategies in Lichens [Elfriede Stocker-Wörgötter]
    Green Algae and Fungi in Lichens Symbionts - but Friends or Foes? [Russel L. Chapman and Melanie R. Chapman]
    Green Biofilms on Tree Barks: More than Just Algae [Katharina Freystein and Werner Reisser]
    Space Flight Effects on Lichen Ultrastructure and Physiology: Following the Lichens 2005 Experiment On-Board the Biopan V Space Exposure Facility [Asunción de los Ríos, Carmen Ascaso, Jacek Wierzchos and Leopoldo G. Sancho]
    Resistance of Symbiotic Eukaryotes Survival to Simulated Space Conditions and Asteroid Impact Cataclysms [Jean-Pierre P. de Vera and Sieglinde Ott]
    Symbioses and Stress: Final comments [Martin Grube and Joseph Seckbach]
    Organisms Index
    Subject Index
    Authors Index