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Ivan K. Smith

Ivan K. Smith, portrait
Professor Emeritus


  • Biochemistry

Research in this laboratory is principally concerned with the regulation of sulfur metabolism in higher plants and the role of glutathione and glutathione reductase in adaptation to environmental stress.

Selected References

Vierheller, T.L. and I.K. Smith. 1990. Effect of chilling on glutathione reductase and total glutathione in soybean leaves. In: Rennenberg, H., C. Brunold, L.J. DeKok and I. Stulen (eds.), Sulfur Nutrition and Sulfur Assimilation in Higher Plants, Pp. 261-265. SPB Publishing, The Hague, Netherlands.

Smith, I.K., A. Polle, and H. Rennenberg. 1990. Glutathione. In: Alscher, R.G. and J.R. Cumming (eds.), Stress Responses in Plants: Adaptation and Acclimation Mechanisms, Pp. 201-215. Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York.