Plant Volatilome Resources

Author(s): Biswapriya B. Misra.

Journal Name: Current Metabolomics

Volume 4 , Issue 2 , 2016

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Abstract:

Background: In the current –omics era plant volatilome has enormous potential in enhancing our understanding of plant growth, defense, and productivity.

Focus: Plant volatiles pose enormous challenges in their identification and functional assignment due their chemical complexities and associated analytical challenges.

Prospects: However, there have been efforts to develop databases, softwares, and webservers to allow accurate identification of these volatiles. In this highlight, I summarize the past and current efforts in such endeavors.

Keywords: Volatiles, plant, VOC, database, annotation, SPME, GC-MS.

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Article Details

VOLUME: 4
ISSUE: 2
Year: 2016
Page: [148 - 150]
Pages: 3
DOI: 10.2174/2213235X04666160317000919
Price: $58

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