High soil salinity is an increasing problem for agriculture ; it causes reduction in crop yield or in more extreme cases even loss of arable land. Ruud Korver studies the cellular mechanisms underlying root halotropism, a salt-avoidance response in plants.
R.A. Korver: Going in the Right Direction: Cellular Mechanisms Underlying Root Halotropism.
Prof. C.S. Testerink
Dr M.A. Haring
Dr T. Munnik
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