osmotolerance

osmotolerance

[‚äz·mō′täl·ə·rəns]
(physiology)
The ability to withstand high solute concentrations.
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Proline has an important role in conferring osmotolerance (Mittler et al.
Overexpression of D1-pyrroline-5carboxylatesynthetaseincreases proline production and confers osmotolerance in transgenic plants.
Overexpression of [delta]-pyrroline-5- carboxylate synthetase increases proline production and confers osmotolerance in transgenic plants.
Overexpression of A'-pyrroline-5carboxylate synthetase increases proline production and confers osmotolerance in transgenic plants.
1]-Pyrroline-5- CarboxylateS ynthetase lncreases Proline Production and Confers Osmotolerance in Transgenic Plants.
Although we did not examine the osmotolerance of the yeast species isolated in this study, several of the ascomycete yeasts isolated are known to be osmotolerant (see Pozo et al.
These osmoprotectants compounds play a major role in osmoregulation and osmotolerance [27,13].
Betaine transport imparts osmotolerance on a strain of Lactobacillus acidophilus.
OSMOTOLERANCE OF BREAST CANCER CELLS VERSUS MELANOMA CELLS.