Welcome to the Journal of Experimental Botany editorial page!
JXB aims to publish high quality manuscripts that provide substantial new insights of broad interest in plant biology. We welcome manuscripts that identify fundamental mechanisms including those underpinning the improvements of plant for the sustainable production of food, fuel, and renewable materials.
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Molecular fundamentals of nitrogen uptake and transport in trees V Castro-Rodriguez, RA Cañas, FN de la Torre, B Pascual, C Avila, and FM Canovas
We review recent advances in the molecular basis of tree nitrogen nutrition
Plant nitrate transporters: from gene function to application Xiaorong Fan, Naz Misbah, Xiaoru Fan, AJ Miller and Guohua Xu
We propose several strategies for effectively using nitrate transporters for higher crop yields and NUE
Outlook on protein S-acylation in plants: what are the next steps? Piers A Hemsley
Jasmonate action in plant growth and development Huang Huang, Bei Liu, Liangyu Liu, and Susheng Song
Jasmonate signaling pathway and crosstalk in the regulation of plant growth and development
How do plants sense their nitrogen status? Lucas Gent and Brian Forde
Latest progress in our understanding of how plants monitor their N status
The nitric oxide cycle and how Chlamydomonas handles nitrate Victoria Calatrava, Alejandro Chamizo-Ampudia, Emanuel Sanz-Luque et al.
NR has a central role in NO-cycle, fine-tuning of nitrate assimilation pathway, exchanging signals positive (nitrate) into negative (NO) and viceversa.
Substrate (un)specificity of Arabidopsis NRT1/PTR FAMILY (NPF) proteins Claire Corratgé-Faillie and Benoit Lacombe
Overview of the Arabidopsis NPF substrates with expression system used for characterization
Early view: Review papers
Jasmonate signaling and manipulation by pathogens and insects Li Zhang, Feng Zhang, Maeli Melotto, Jian Yao and Sheng Yang He
Interactions between nitrate and ammonium in their uptake, allocation, assimilation and signaling in plants Takushi Hachiya and Hitoshi Sakakibara
Genetic diversity and genomic strategies for improving drought and waterlogging tolerance in soybeans B Valliyodan, Heng Ye, Li Song, M Murphy, GJ Shannon and HT Nguyen
The biomechanics of seed germination Tina LH Steinbrecher and Gerhard Leubner
Nitrogen Sensing in Legumes Jeremy D Murray, Cheng-Wu Liu, Yi Chen and Anthony J Miller
Special Issues 2017
Legumes: a truly green revolution
Jasmonate signal pathway
The Changing Climate of Plant Membrane Biology
Special Issues 2016
Traces of strong selective pressures in the genomes of C
Hairless but no longer clueless: understanding glandular trichome development Johannes W Stratmann and Carlton J Bequette
Coping with stress: mechanics of the expanding leaf Anne-Lise Routier-Kierzkowska and Daniel Kierzkowski
Why are leaves hydraulically vulnerable? Lawren Sack, Thomas Buckley and Christine Scoffoni
High-throughput phenotyping technologies allow accurate selection of stay-greem Greg Rebetzke, Jose Jimenez-Berni, William Bovill et al.
Making Data Accessible with Dryad Our submission system is now fully integrated with Dryad to allow authors to conveniently deposit the data underlying the results and conclusions of the paper during submission, simplifying the process. Data are given a Dryad DOI ensuring bidirectional links between the article and the data, increasing visibility for both.
Video talks from UK PlantSci 2016 meeting are available to watch now! Giles Oldroyd, Ian Mackay, Anthony Hall, Steven Spoel, Eirini Kaiserli, Ari Sadanandom, Philip Poole, Gabriele Berg, Roeland Berendsen, Alison Bennett, Davey Jones, Ellen Fry, Mafalda Nina, and Alessandro Allegra on building a roadmap for UK Plant Science
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Special Issue:Making Connections: Plant Vascular Tissue DevelopmentEditors: J Peter Etchells and Simon R. Turner
Realizing pipe dreams – a detailed picture of vascular development J Peter Etchells and Simon R. Turner
SEB Meeting @GOTHENBURG 2017
The 2017 Annual meeting of the Society for Experimental Biology will be hosted in the city of Gothenburg, Sweden. The meeting will take place July 3-6, and it will cover the following sessions: