Navigation Links
Beyond nutrition -- plants deliver
Date:5/12/2008

ific and technical research challenges of utilizing the abundance of plant cell walls as a renewable resource is discussed in two articles by Pauly and Keegstra and Li et al.

The challenges facing the widespread adoption of biodiesel are addressed by Durret et al.

Biofuel production from microalgae, pond scum, is discussed by Hu et al. as an alternative to land-based agricultural production of plant biomass that may avoid competition with food production.

Trichomes, leave hairs, are highly specialized chemical factories that produce valuable compounds such as peppermint oil as explained by Schillmiller et al.

The special issue clearly illustrates the scope of involvement of plant biologists and biochemists in contributing rational solutions to the global shortage of fossil carbon supply.

The special issue intends to provide a sound and balanced plant biology and biochemistry background on the topic to educators and media as well as experts and interested laypeople.


'/>"/>

Contact: Lucy Mansfield
lucy.mansfield@wiley.com
44-018-654-76241
Wiley-Blackwell
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Radiologists encouraged to look beyond cancer for clinically unseen diseases
2. New Pharmacys Owners Go Beyond Your Prescription
3. Pure & Natural: Introducing an Effective, Healthy Approach to Personal Care and Beyond
4. Video: Beyond the Red Door: Gildas Club Worldwide and DKNY Host Successful Benefit Event
5. Banfield, The Pet Hospital(R) and Meals On Wheels Association of America(R) Feed Hungry Pets During the Holidays and Beyond
6. GLOBESCAN Survey for the BEYOND GDP Conference, European Parliament, Nov. 19th and 20th
7. 10 Cities to Participate in Live Well! Life Beyond Cancer Program Sponsored by The Wellness Community and the Lance Armstrong Foundation
8. Ashley Forms Partnership With Roger Burgess and ProCare Rx to Carry Gotham Banner into 2008 and Beyond
9. Fourth Annual James E. Marshall OCD Foundation Beyond Beauty Dinner to Honor E. Scott Beattie, Chairman and CEO, Elizabeth Arden, Inc. and Charles H. Townsend, President and CEO, Conde Nast Publications
10. Michigan Kidney Patient Goes Above and Beyond to Help His Community - Awarded National DPC Hero Award
11. Legislative and Regulatory Outlook - 2009 and Beyond for Pharma, Biotech Players
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/28/2015)... 28, 2015 Take a bite of ... into action. Acids tumble into the stomach, ready to ... valve-like structure lets these acids run amok, triggering a ... common symptom. More than 60 million Americans have heartburn ... where heartburn starts, and how it can be stopped. ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... March 28, 2015 Emergency Medical Care ... care in Manhattan, recently commemorated its three-year anniversary of ... Manhattan. In addition to 24-hour urgent care, Emergency Medical ... , At this time, Emergency Medical Care’s Urgent ... asthma, chest pain, eye injuries, ear infections, fevers, insect ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... Pitching speed, player’s height, and pitching for multiple teams ... according to new research released today at the American Orthopaedic ... “Our findings indicate that a 10 inch increase in height ... history of injury, a 10 mile per hour increase in ... history of injury, and playing for more than one team ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... 28, 2015 Early surgery may not ... V AC joint injuries, according to new research from ... the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine’s ( AOSSM ... faster when surgery was not performed. , The final ... surgical treatment and 17 receiving non-surgical therapy. Of the ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... (PRWEB) March 28, 2015 Aureus ... healthcare staffing, including physical therapy jobs, has announced ... the Ohio Physical Therapy Association Annual Conference to ... Columbus Downtown Hotel in Columbus, OH. , ... opportunities, and exhibits with products and services. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Bypass Your Heartburn Worries This Easter With Tylers Coffee 2Health News:Emergency Medical Care Celebrates Three Years of 24/7 Walk-In Urgent Care Services 2Health News:Researchers Highlight Shoulder and Elbow Injury Possibility in Youth Players 2Health News:For Type V AC Joint Injuries, Early Surgery May Not Be the Best Approach 2Health News:Healthcare Staffing Leader, Aureus Medical Group, to Exhibit at the Ohio Physical Therapy Association Annual Conference 2
... 2007, the progress made in the 1990s and early ... pregnancy and childbearing stalled, and may even have reversed ... "Changing Behavior Risk for Pregnancy Among High School Students ... MD, MPH, professor and chair of the Heilbrunn Department ...
... different approach to choosing the best treatment options for early ... experts in a report from the 11th St Gallen conference. ... Annals of Oncology [1] today (Thursday 18 June), ... emerged from the conference of more than 4,800 participants from ...
... May Lead to Elimination of Specialty Care Programs , ... Chicago is preparing to notify hundreds of clients that its ... soon disappear, if the State of Illinois,s "50% budget" comes ... and individuals with epilepsy to a full range of medical, ...
... and Food-Related Health Emphasized , , CHICAGO, June 17 ... policy resolution in support of practices and policies within health ... sustainable food system. The resolution also calls on the AMA ... educate the health care community and the public about the ...
... radiation therapy have a substantially higher risk of stroke, according ... Journal of the National Cancer Institute . ... stroke and transient ischemic attack (TIA), or a "mini stroke," ... the long-term risks, Flora E. van Leeuwen, Ph.D., of the ...
... of the future could be smaller, faster, more powerful ... researchers at the Department of Energy,s Oak Ridge National ... Science , involves a method to measure intrinsic ... held tremendous promise but have eluded experimental proof. Now, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Teens are heading in wrong direction: Likely to have sex, but not use contraception 2Health News:St. Gallen consensus 2009: A radically different approach to treating early breast cancer 2Health News:St. Gallen consensus 2009: A radically different approach to treating early breast cancer 3Health News:Epilepsy Services on the Chopping Block 2Health News:American Medical Association Passes Resolution Supporting Sustainable Food System 2Health News:American Medical Association Passes Resolution Supporting Sustainable Food System 3Health News:Hodgkin lymphoma survivors have increased risk of stroke and transient ischemic attack 2Health News:ORNL finding could help electronics industry enter new phase 2
(Date:3/27/2015)... 2015 Object recognition technology has a unique ... elderly. The VelaSense ® mobile platform ... independent, productive and fulfilling lives. VelaSense ® will ... to identify objects from a one million object database, ... object databases for personal use. Visus ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... /CNW Telbec/ - Russell Williams , President of ... welcomes the 2015-2016 Quebec Budget, noting the fiscal discipline ... biopharmaceutical industry. However, the association is concerned about the ... the government,s intent to strive for a balanced budget ... Quebec,s economic development is encouraging," ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... Texas , March 27, 2015  Victoria Vein & ... services with the Astanza Duality laser in Victoria, ... vein disease as well as advanced laser treatments for a ... entering the tattoo industry to provide more services for their ... has helped many Victoria residents get ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:VelaSense Object Recognition Technology for the Blind was unveiled at Baruch College's CCVIP 8th Annual Conference 2Quebec 2015-2016 Budget: Rx&D welcomes fiscal discipline and biopharma working group, but the decrease in government spending on medicines is questioned 2Quebec 2015-2016 Budget: Rx&D welcomes fiscal discipline and biopharma working group, but the decrease in government spending on medicines is questioned 3Victoria Vein And Surgery Clinic Uses Advanced Astanza Duality Tattoo Removal Technology 2
Manufactured with a radiopaque line running down the length of the tube, position can be easily visualized by x-ray....
The all silicone construction of the shaft and neck flange provides the utmost in patient comfort. , ,The Aire-Cuf® tracheostomy tube offers a more traditional and familiar air-filled cuff desig...
... Extra vertical length tubes are often ... fistulas, stenosis, and tracheal malacia. Available ... features two independently inflatable cuffs. Greater ... possible since cuff sites can be ...
... Bivona® Mid-Range Aire-Cuf® Adjustable Neck ... TTS™ tube except this tube features ... Aire-Cuf®., ,Adult Mid-Range Aire-Cuf® Adjustable ... a trach tie, disconnect wedge, and ...
Medicine Products: