While the immune effects of abscisic acid are well understood in the gut, less was known about its effects in the respiratory tract.
What does ABA stand for?
ABA stands for Abscisic Acid (plant hormone)
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- Aviation Boatswain's Mate Third Class (Naval Rating)
- alt.barney.dinosaur.die.die.die (USENET newsgroup)
- Airbus A300-600
- Albumin Blue 633
- Albumin Blue 670
- Aaron Burr Association
- Abakan (Russia)
- Aberrated Beam Analyzer
- Aboriginal Benefits Account (royalty distribution account established under the Aboriginal Land Rights Act)
- Above Mean Axis (drawing reference plane)
- Académie des Beaux-Arts (French: Academy of Fine Arts; Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo)
- Acceso Banda Ancha
- Accommodation Booking Agency (various locations)
- Accredited Business Accountant
- Acid-Base Account
- Acrylonitrile-Butadiene Acrylate
- Adaptable Business Architecture (Peoplesoft)
- Adaptive Battlespace Awareness (US DoD Advanced Concept Technology Demonstration)
- Address Book Archive (file name extension)
- Adult Buddhist Association
Samples in periodicals archive:
1] is up-regulated by NaCl stress but not by drought, cold, or abscisic acid .
abscisic acid, eleostearic acid, terephthalanilides) with tremendous therapeutic and prophylactic potential as anti-inflammatories," said Dr.
The 12 papers here cover the genetic control of seed development and seed mass, seed coat development and dormancy, definitions and hypotheses about seed dormancy, seed dormancy (modeling, genetic aspects, lipid metabolism, abscisic acid and hormonal cross-talk) nitrous oxide in seed dormancy and germination, regulation of ABA and GA levels, DE-repression of seed germination by GA signaling, mechanisms and genes involved in germination, and the role of sugar and abscisic acid regulation in germination and the transition to seedling growth.
Some terpenes and abscisic acid that seep into the soil can override the "go" message from smoke.
Thus far, three key hormones have been identified in these studies: abscisic acid and ethylene, which usher in dormancy; and cytokinins, which stop it so sprouting can begin.
Under the agreement, Valent BioSciences and the NRC will cooperate to investigate agricultural applications of synthetic analogs of abscisic acid (ABA).
In addition, jasmonates may prevent chilling injury by a mechanism that involves regulation of abscisic acid (ABA) and polyamine (PA) levels.