Mikal E. Saltveit

Position Title

Department of Plant Sciences, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

107 Mann Lab

Specialties / Focus

  • Environmental and Integrative Biology


  • 1967 BA Botany and Chemistry University of Minnesota
  • 1972 MS Botany and Biochemistry University of Minnesota
  • 1977 PhD Botany and Horticulture Michigan State University


Campos-Vargas R and ME Saltveit. 2002. Involvement of putative chemical wound signals in the induction of phenolic metabolism in wounded lettuce. Physiologia Plantarum. 114:73-84

Kang Ho-Min and ME Saltveit. 2002. Chilling tolerance of corn, cucumber and rice seedling leaves and roots are differentially affected by salicylic acid. Physiologia Plantarum. 115:571-576

Saltveit ME. 2000. Discovery of Chilling Injury. In: Discoveries in Plant Biology Vol. 3. World Scientific Publishing Co., Singapore:423 - 448