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Journal of Plant Growth Regulation

Journal of Plant Growth Regulation

Editor-in-Chief: Jutta Ludwig-Müller

ISSN: 0721-7595 (print version)
ISSN: 1435-8107 (electronic version)

Journal no. 344

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Jutta Ludwig-Mueller
Dresden University of Technology
Institute for Botany, Germany


Andrzej Bajguz, University of Bialystok, Poland
Brad Binder, University of Tennessee, USA
Bretislav Brzobohaty, Mendel University, Czech Republic
Jin-Gui Chen, University of British Columbia, Canada
Alexander Christmann, München University of Technology, Germany
Fabrizio Costa, Foundation Edmund Mach, Italy
Karine David, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Chris Gunter, North Carolina State University, USA
Junxian He, Chinese University of Hong Kong, The People’s Republic of China
Peter Hedden, Rothamsted Research, United Kingdom
Raúl Herrera Faúndez, University of Talca, Chile
Hinanit Koltai, Volcani Center, Israel
Holly Little, Acadian Seaplants Limited, Canada
Hartwig Luethen, University of Hamburg, Germany
Sonja  L. Maki, University of Wisconsin-River Falls, USA
Axel Mithöfer, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Germany
Vaclav Motyka, Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic
P.K. Nagar, Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, India
Heather Nonhebel, University of New England, Australia
Jocelyn Ozga, University of Alberta, Canada
Stephan Pollmann, Technical University of Madrid, Spain
Marcel Quint, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
Abidur Rahman, Iwate University, Japan
Aaron Rashotte, Auburn University, USA
Miroslav Strnad, Palacky University, Czech Republic
Kiyotoshi Takeno, Niigata University, Japan
Stefaan Werbrouck, Ghent University, Belgium
Hagai Yasuor, Volcani Center, Israel


Suzann McClenahan
Editorial Office
1002 Stonebriar Drive
Verona, WI 53593, USA

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    Journal of Plant Growth Regulation is an international journal publishing original articles on all aspects of plant growth and development. We welcome manuscripts reporting question-based research using hormonal, physiological, environmental, genetical, biophysical, developmental or molecular approaches to the study of plant growth regulation.

    The journal also publishes reviews on highly relevant areas in plant growth and development, including interdisciplinary studies with an emphasis on plant growth and plant pathology or abiotic stress.

    The journal publishes original research papers on various aspects of growth and development, in addition to thematic issues with special Guest Editors, timely reviews of specific articles or studies, and short communications. The journal also welcomes short manuscripts describing Novel Techniques and Meeting Reports.

    Manuscripts that are purely descriptive in nature without attempting to investigate the underlying mechanisms of plant growth regulation are unlikely to be accepted

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