Akira Sakurai, Takao Yokota & S. D. Clouse, editors

Brassinosteroids, steroidal plant hormones

Springer-Verlag Tokyo, 1999

ISBN 4-431-70214-8

 

Contents:

 

1. T. Yokota, The history of brassinosteroids: discovery to isolation of biosynthesis and signal transduction mutants

1-20

2. S. Fujioka, Natural occurrence of brassinosteroids in the plant kingdom

21-45

3. S. Takatsuto & T. Yokota, Biochemical analysis of natural brassinosteroids

47-68

4. T. C. McMorris, Chemical synthesis of brassinosteroids

69-90

5. A. Sakurai, Biosynthesis

91-111

6. G. Adam & B. Schneider, Uptake, transport and metabolism

113-136

7. J. Sasse, Physiological actions of brassinosteroids

137-161

8. S. D. Clouse & K. A. Feldmann, Molecular genetics of brassinosteroid action

163-190

9. C. Brosa, Structure-activity relationship

191-222

10. Y. Kamuro & S. Takatsuto, Practical application of brassinosteroids in agricultural fields

223-241