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1A classification system for seed dormancySeed Science Research20041,500
2Plant hormone interactions during seed dormancy release and germinationSeed Science Research2005891
3Active oxygen species and antioxidants in seed biologySeed Science Research2004858
4Longevity of seeds stored in a genebank: species characteristicsSeed Science Research2005410
5Large-seeded spices are less dependent on light for germination than small-seeded onesSeed Science Research2000405
6Phytic acid and phosphorus in crop seeds and fruits: a global estimateSeed Science Research2000397
7Abscisic acid and the control of seed dormancy and germinationSeed Science Research2010369
8A review of recalcitrant seed physiology in relation to desiccation-tolerance mechanismsSeed Science Research1999355
9The effects of the parent environment on seed germinabilitySeed Science Research1991353
10Understanding the mechanisms and kinetics of seed agingSeed Science Research1998330
11Seed enhancementsSeed Science Research1998289
12Seed desiccation tolerance and storability: Dependence on flatulence-producing oligosaccharides and cyclitols—review and surveySeed Science Research1994263
13A critical update on seed dormancy. I. Primary dormancySeed Science Research1995263
14Oxygen, free radical processes and seed longevitySeed Science Research1993254
15Oligosaccharides and galactosyl cyclitols in seed desiccation toleranceSeed Science Research1997235
16The mechanisms of desiccation tolerance in developing seedsSeed Science Research1993234
17Phytochromes and seed germinationSeed Science Research1998212
18The sticky tale of seed coat mucilages: production, genetics, and role in seed germination and dispersalSeed Science Research2012192
19Functions and regulation of β-1,3-glucanases during seed germination, dormancy release and after-ripeningSeed Science Research2003181
20Are seed dormancy and persistence in soil related?Seed Science Research2003170
21Different genetic components control coat-imposed and embryo-imposeddormancy in wheatSeed Science Research2000164
22Variation in seed dormancy among mother plants, populations and years of seed collectionSeed Science Research1998160
23Activation and regulation of primary metabolism during seed germinationSeed Science Research2014155
24Theoretical basis of protocols for seed storage II. The influence of temperature on optimal moisture levelsSeed Science Research1993154
25Seed bank persistence and climate changeSeed Science Research2012151
26Dormancy in cereals (not too much, not so little): about the mechanisms behind this traitSeed Science Research2015149
27Flavonoids in seeds and grains: physiological function, agronomic importance and the genetics of biosynthesisSeed Science Research1998147
28Ethylene in seed formation and germinationSeed Science Research2000144
29Starch biosynthesis in developing seedsSeed Science Research2011143
30How to analyse seed germination data using statistical time-to-event analysis: non-parametric and semi-parametric methodsSeed Science Research2012142
31Antioxidant systems in sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) seeds as affected by primingSeed Science Research2000139
32The longevity of crop seeds stored under ambient conditionsSeed Science Research2010135
33Sacred lotus, the long-living fruits of China AntiqueSeed Science Research2002131
34Mistakes in germination ecology and how to avoid themSeed Science Research2006130
35Defining transient and persistent seed banks in species with pronounced seasonal dormancy and germination patternsSeed Science Research2005128
36The glassy state in seeds: analysis and functionSeed Science Research1994127
37Seed size and shape are good predictors of seed persistence in soil in temperate mountain grasslands of ArgentinaSeed Science Research1999127
38Changes in activities of antioxidant enzymes and lipoxygenase during growth of sunflower seedlings from seeds of different vigourSeed Science Research2002126
39Hydrothermal time analysis of tomato seed germination at suboptimal temperature and reduced water potentialSeed Science Research1994117
40Unifying perspectives of some mechanisms basic to desiccation tolerance across life formsSeed Science Research2006115
41Assessment of seed quality using non-destructive measurement techniques: a reviewSeed Science Research2016114
42Evolutionary considerations of claims for physical dormancy-break by microbial action and abrasion by soil particlesSeed Science Research2000110
43The development of seed quality in spring and winter cultivars of barley and wheatSeed Science Research1992109
44Post-dispersal seed predation and seed bank persistenceSeed Science Research1998108
45Membrane behaviour in seeds and other systems at low water content: the various effects of solutesSeed Science Research2001108
46The regulation of secondary dormancy. The membrane hypothesis revisiteSeed Science Research1998107
47Seed size, shape and persistence in soil: a test on Italian flora from Alps to Mediterranean coastsSeed Science Research2003106
48The re-establishment of desiccation tolerance in germinated radicles ofMedicago truncatulaGaertn. seedsSeed Science Research2003105
49Physical dormancy in seeds of Dodonaea viscosa (Sapindales, Sapindaceae) from HawaiiSeed Science Research2004105
50Approaches to elucidate the basis of desiccation-tolerance in seedsSeed Science Research1997104