By Byeong-ha Lee, YongSig Kim, Jian-Kang Zhu (auth.), Paul H. Li, E. Tapio Palva (eds.)
th We compiled this quantity quite often from displays on the 6 overseas Plant chilly Hardiness Seminar (PCHS) after consulting with Professor Tony H. H. Chen, Oregon country collage, united states, Professor Pekka Heino, college of Helsinki, Finland, th and Dr. Gareth J. Warren, college of London, Surrey, united kingdom. The 6 overseas PCHS used to be held on the Unitas Congress middle, Helsinki, Finland from July 1-5, 2001. there have been a hundred and ten registered scientists on the serttinar representing 20 international locations: Australia, Belgium, Canada, Chile, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Gennany, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Japan, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, uk, and usa. The infonnation compiled represents the state-of-the-art of analysis in phmt chilly hardiness in tenns of gene rules, gene expression, sign transduction, the body structure of chilly hardiness and, finally, the genetic engineering for chilly tolerant vegetation. The foreign PCHS was once initiated in 1977 on the collage of Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota. it's been regularly held at 5-year periods at a variety of destinations. th end result of the swift advances of study in plant chilly hardiness, attendees on the 6 assembly unanimously followed a solution to carry the seminar in 3-year durations rather than five sooner or later. for this reason, the subsequent seminar may be held in 2004 in Sapporo, Japan, and Professor Seizo Fujikawa from Hokkaido college will function the host.