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*  Plant secondary metabolism
... that do not aid in the growth and development of plants but are required for the plant to survive in its environment. Secondary ... Some plant physiologists believe that carotenoids may have an additional function as regulators of certain developmental ... Plant metabolites that color the plant are a good example of this, as the coloring of a plant can attract pollinators and also ... In any case, a good balance between products of primary and secondary metabolism is best for a plant's optimal growth and ...
*  Plant disease resistance
Relative to a susceptible plant, disease resistance is the reduction of pathogen growth on or in the plant (and hence a ... degradation of transcription factors and the degradation of negative regulators of transcription. Plant breeders emphasize ... appropriate planting date and plant density, control of field moisture, and pesticide use. Plant cuticle/surface Plant cell ... Lucas, J.A., "Plant Defence." Chapter 9 in Plant Pathology and Plant Pathogens, 3rd ed. 1998 Blackwell Science. ISBN 0-632- ...
*  Seed
... the use of plant growth regulators, such as gibberellins, cytokinins, ethylene, thiourea, sodium hypochlorite, and others. Some ... Unlike animals, plants are limited in their ability to seek out favorable conditions for life and growth. As a result, plants ... Seeds are the product of the ripened ovule, after fertilization by pollen and some growth within the mother plant. The embryo ... Abscisic acid is usually the growth inhibitor in seeds, and its production can be affected by light. Drying, in some plants, ...
*  John E. Franz
Plant Growth Regulators US Patent 3,799,758 Lemelson-MIT Program. Inventor of the Week: John Franz Archived June 20, 2008, at ... This invaluable breakthrough immediately spurred Monsanto to design and produce plants genetically immune to glyphosates in ... Some of his other chemistry research includes antiauxin chemistry (isothiazoles, isoxasoles, pyrazoles), plant chemistry, cell ... His patents include: Patent Number: 3799758, Phytotoxicant compositions Patent Number: 3853530, Regulating plants with n- ...
*  Shell Oil Co v Canada (Commissioner of Patents)
... namely as plant growth regulators. The issue before the Court was whether such a discovery is a patentable invention. The ... in this case the newly discovered means of regulating the growth of plants, is accordingly a "new and useful art". Consequently ... that compounds having a specific chemical structure have useful properties in respect of the regulation of the growth of plants ...
*  Mannich reaction
... such as plant growth regulators polymers catalysts formalin tissue crosslinking Pharmaceutical drugs (e.g. rolitetracycline ( ... da Rosa, F. A. F.; Rebelo, R. A.; Nascimento, M. G. (2003). "Synthesis of new indolecarboxylic acids related to the plant ...
*  Trimethylamine
... plant growth regulators or herbicides, strongly basic anion exchange resins, dye leveling agents and a number of basic dyes. ... Trimethylamine is a product of decomposition of plants and animals. In humans, it is synthesized exclusively by gut microbiota ...
*  University of the Sciences
... inks Polyurethanes Silicone-based adhesives Water repellency treatments Gas discharge laser development Plant growth regulators ...
*  Spiraea thunbergii
... released from plants, that cause an interaction between plants and other living organisms) for use as plant growth regulators ... This plant produces phytotoxic cis-cinnamoyl glucosides and cis-cinnamic acid. The plant-growth inhibition characteristics can ... Spiraea thunbergii, occasionally called Thunberg's meadowsweet, is a plant in the rose family, Rosaceae. Spiraea thunbergii ( ... Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 27 November 2015. Phytochemistry. 2004 Mar., v. 65, no ...
*  Skoog (surname)
Swedish plant physiologist, pioneer in plant growth regulators, particularly cytokinins Helge Skoog (born 1938), Swedish actor ... a plant growth medium for cultivation of plant cell culture. ...
*  Callus (cell biology)
The culture medium is supplemented with plant growth regulators, such as auxins, cytokinins, and gibberellins, to initiate ... Plant hormones are used to initiate callus growth. Specific auxin to cytokinin ratios in plant tissue culture medium give rise ... Plant callus (plural calluses or calli) is a growing mass of unorganized plant parenchyma cells. In living plants, callus cells ... Callus initiation has been described for all major groups of land plants. Plant species representing all major land plant ...
*  Gum karaya
... but it has been found that application of the plant growth regulator ethephon stimulates the production of gum, and when used ...
*  Chlorpropham
... is a plant growth regulator and herbicide used as a sprout suppressant for grass weeds, alfalfa, lima and snap beans, ... Chlorpropham is approved for use as a plant regulator and herbicide only on potatoes in the United States. Chlorpropham ...
*  SignaFresh
Phospholipid Lysophosphatidylethanolamine Plant growth regulator Biopesticide A.K. Cowan, Plant Signaling & Behavior, 4:4 (2009 ...
*  Daminozide
... is a plant growth regulator, a chemical sprayed on fruit to regulate their growth, make their harvest easier, and keep apples ... ACSH defended the chemical Alar, used to regulate the growth of apples - and accepted donations from Uniroyal, which ...
*  Genes to Cells
Plant Breeding Abstracts (CABI) Plant Genetic Resources Abstracts (CABI) Plant Growth Regulator Abstracts (CABI) Poultry ... Medicinal Plants (CABI) Review of Medical & Veterinary Entomology (CABI) Review of Medical & Veterinary Mycology (CABI) Review ... of Plant Pathology (CABI) Science Citation Index (Clarivate Analytics) Science Citation Index Expanded (Clarivate Analytics) ...
*  Cell Biochemistry & Function
Recreation and Tourism Abstracts Neurosciences Abstracts Plant Breeding Abstracts Plant Growth Regulator Abstracts Poultry ... Abstracts Protozoological Abstracts Review of Agricultural Entomology Review of Aromatic and Medicinal Plants Review of Medical ...
*  Spermidine
Binds and precipitates DNA Polyamine plant growth regulator Good dietary sources of spermidine are aged cheese, mushrooms, soy ... and regulation of cell growth, proliferation and death. Spermidine is known to regulate plant growth, assisting the in vitro ... Spermidine has been tested and discovered to encourage hair shaft elongation and lengthen hair growth. Spermidine has also been ... some of which contribute to tolerance against drought and salinity in plants. ...
*  Glossary of environmental science
This includes substances intended for use as a plant growth regulator, defoliant, desiccant, or agent for thinning fruit or ... compounds given to plants to promote growth; they are usually applied either through the soil, for uptake by plant roots, or by ... C4 plants - C4 plants comprise about 5% of all plants, are most abundant in hot and arid conditions, and include crops like ... herbicide - a chemical the kills or inhibits growth of a plant. herbivory - predation in which an organism known as an ...
*  Sterculia urens
Such crude methods of extraction often kill the tree, but it has been found that application of the plant growth regulator ... Sterculia urens is a species of plant in the family Malvaceae. It is native to India and has been introduced into Burma. A ... Plant Systematics and Evolution. 244 (3-4): 201-218. doi:10.1007/s00606-003-0095-x. ISSN 0378-2697. Nair, N.M.B. (2003). "Gum ...
*  Elicitor
Plant hormones act as plant growth regulators or modulators. Modulators are defined as molecules that "bind to a particular ... Elicitors in plant biology are extrinsic or foreign molecules often associated with plant pests, diseases or synergistic ... Plant hormones are signalling molecules produced within the plant (i.e. they are endogenous). Hormones regulate cellular ... Bektas, Yasemin; Eulgem, Thomas (2015). "Synthetic plant defense elicitors". Plant Physiology. 5: 804. doi:10.3389/fpls. ...
*  Brassinosteroid
Essential Regulators of Plant Growth and Development". Annual Review of Plant Physiology and Plant Molecular Biology. 49: 427- ... "Effect of brassinolide and other growth regulators on the germination and growth of pollen tubes of "Prunus avium" using a ... When the developed plants fresh weight was analyzed the treated seeds outperformed plants grown on saline and non-saline medium ... In Germany, extract from the plant is allowed for use as a "plant strengthening substance."[citation needed] BRs can be ...
*  Root microbiome
Root symbionts may improve their host's access to nutrients, produce plant-growth regulators, improve environmental stress ... In some ecosystems, up to 80% of plant nitrogen and 90% of plant phosphorus is acquired by mycorrhizal fungi. In return, plants ... Lugtenberg B, Kamilova F (2009). "Plant-growth-promoting rhizobacteria". Annual Review of Microbiology. 63: 541-56. doi:10.1146 ... Symbionts associated with plant roots subsist off of photosynthetic products (carbon rich molecules) from the plant host and ...
*  Steven M. Smith
... to plant biology lies in the establishment of karrikins as a major family of naturally occurring plant growth regulators, ... Smith's research is directed towards understanding plant growth and development at the molecular level, and seeking ways to ... Khan, Amina (2010-03-30). "Smoke linked to stronger, thicker plant growth". Los Angeles Times. ISSN 0458-3035. Retrieved 2015- ... He proposes that duplication of an ancestral KAI2 gene in early land plants led to the evolution of two genes in seed plants ...
*  Micropropagation
... is placed on a growth medium, typically containing sucrose as an energy source and one or more plant growth regulators (plant ... Not all plants can be successfully tissue cultured, often because the proper medium for growth is not known or the plants ... Some plants are easily grown on simple media, but others require more complicated media for successful growth; the plant tissue ... leading to accelerated growth compared to similar plants produced by conventional methods - like seeds or cuttings. Some plants ...
*  Biopharmaceutical
... and plant cell cultures (see plant tissue culture) and moss plants in bioreactors of various configurations, including photo- ... Examples are the blood-production stimulating protein erythropoetin, or the growth-stimulating hormone named (simply) "growth ... "European Regulators Curdle Plans for Goat Milk Human Antithrombin". Retrieved 2006-06-23. "Go-ahead for 'pharmed' goat drug". ... growth hormone, gonadotrophins) Haematopoietic growth factors (Erythropoietin, colony stimulating factors) Interferons ( ...
*  Peter K. Hepler
... a central regulator of plant growth and development". Plant Cell. 17 (8): 2142-55. doi:10.1105/tpc.105.032508. Retrieved ... Hepler has shown that calcium ions are a central regulator of plant growth and development specifically demonstrating that ... He has been on the editorial boards of the Annual Review Plant Physiology, Plant and Cell Physiology, the Journal of ... "Probing the Plant Actin Cytoskeleton during Cytokinesis and Interphase by Profilin Microinjection". The Plant Cell. 9: 1815- ...