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  • North America
  • Regionally, Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, Latin America, and the Middle East and Africa constitute the key segments in the global plant stem cell market. (sbwire.com)
  • Flora of NW Europe: Scheuchzeria palustris Flora of North America: Scheuchzeria palustris Jepson Flora Project: Scheuchzeria palustris USDA Plants Profile: Scheuchzeria palustris Helmut Genaust (1983): Etymologisches Wörterbuch der botanischen Pflanzennamen, 2. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rhizome
  • Pseudostem - a false stem made of the rolled bases of leaves, which may be 2 or 3 m tall as in banana Rhizome - a horizontal underground stem that functions mainly in reproduction but also in storage, e.g. most ferns, iris Runner (plant part) - a type of stolon, horizontally growing on top of the ground and rooting at the nodes, aids in reproduction. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ginger root The edible portion is a branched underground compressed stem also referred to as a rhizome. (wikipedia.org)
  • genus
  • Scheuchzeria palustris (Rannoch-rush, or pod grass), is a flowering plant, the only species in the genus Scheuchzeria, itself the only genus in the family Scheuchzeriaceae. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mucilaginibacter auburnensis is a Gram-negative, rod-shaped and non-spore-forming bacterium from the genus of Mucilaginibacter which has been isolated from the stem from a corn plant Zea mays from the field of E. V. Smith Research Center, Plant Breeding Unit facility in Tallassee in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gynerium is a monotypic genus of Neotropical plants in the grass family, native to Mexico, Central America, South America, and the West Indies. (wikipedia.org)
  • seeds
  • Several employees with the Army Corps of Engineers Little Rock District volunteered their weekend time and expertise to plant seeds. (dvidshub.net)
  • In November, Mike Biggs, Daniel Smith, Mark Dixson, and Keith Cook planted seeds of knowledge in the minds of 28 local Cub Scouts with hope of harvesting an interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics in the future. (dvidshub.net)
  • Humans most commonly eat the seeds (e.g. maize, wheat, coffee and various nuts), fruit (e.g. tomato), leaves (e.g. lettuce, spinach, and cabbage), or roots (e.g. carrots and beets), but humans also eat the stems of many plants (e.g. asparagus). (wikipedia.org)
  • Being one of the first plants to colonise open areas, G. sagittatum is an important pioneer species that reaches new sites via wind-distributed seeds. (wikipedia.org)
  • CAGR
  • The plant stem cell market for cosmetics is growing at a CAGR of 15.9% and expected to exceed $4.8 billion by 2022, according to Credence Research, San Jose, CA. The key players in this market are L'Oréal, Estée Lauder, My Chelle Dermaceuticals, Juice Beauty and Intelligent Nutrients.1 Several years back, stem cells were the marquee ingredients in the flourishing US anti-aging market. (happi.com)
  • However, over the course of the forecast period, the plant stem cell market in Asia Pacific is expected to beat other regional markets in terms of CAGR. (sbwire.com)
  • cell cultures
  • Due to the positive results they have demonstrated, plant stem cell cultures are extensively used in the cosmetic industry. (sbwire.com)
  • Currently, plant stem cell cultures are widely used in skin care and hair care treatment products. (sbwire.com)
  • Plant stem cell cultures with its positive results for use in cosmetic industry have presented a wide array of opportunities for skin care and hair care treatments that are contaminant free and use biosustainable products. (sbwire.com)
  • bark
  • The bark zone, which is the main factor in the unusual height, functions as a water distribution system, transporting water from the underground roots to the superior part of the plant including the leaves. (wikipedia.org)
  • transport water and nutrients
  • Roots provide plants with a mechanical fasthold, and transport water and nutrients from the soil to the rest of the plant. (theguardian.com)
  • In developing and analyzing more than 12,000 mutant specimens, Wang's group identified one that showed developmental defects in the way stem cells differentiated into the two types of tissue that transport water and nutrients inside plants. (uconn.edu)
  • found
  • Stem cells are found in both plants and animals. (happi.com)
  • Living plant stem cells are not found in beauty products, and even if they were, they would not have the capability to differentiate into specialized human skin cells, plaintiffs assert in a proposed class action against PhytoCellTec user G.M. Collin Company. (happi.com)
  • Typical stems are located above ground, but there are modified stems that can be found either above or below ground. (wikipedia.org)
  • These fossil plants grew to 30-60 centimetres (1-2ft) & are found mainly among rocks of the Devonian period. (sciencephoto.com)
  • I googled it and found articles like this http://www.livescience.com/20897-living-stem-cells-discovered-human-corpse.html . (thebeautybrains.com)
  • tall
  • The stems are tall and the leaves are long, thin, and rather rigid. (wikipedia.org)
  • It grows to 10-40 cm tall, with narrow linear leaves alternating up the stem, with a basal sheath. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tuber
  • Tuber - a swollen, underground storage stem adapted for storage and reproduction, e.g. potato. (wikipedia.org)
  • Potato The edible portion is an underground stem that is also a tuber. (wikipedia.org)
  • Herbaceous
  • It is a herbaceous perennial plant, native to cool temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere, where it grows in wet Sphagnum peat bogs. (wikipedia.org)
  • cosmetic
  • Stem cells are trendy in cosmetic procedures. (happi.com)
  • Primarily, botanical stem cells are used in cosmetic products in order to avoid the sourcing and extracting controversies associated with animal- and human-derived stem cells. (happi.com)
  • Evidence that plant stem cells in cosmetic products translate to an improved appearance is tenuous at best, according to Tyler Holling M.D., Stamford Medical Center. (happi.com)
  • Almost all cosmetic products promoted for their stem cell content actually contain stem cell extracts-not live stem cells. (happi.com)
  • Also there should be cosmetic testing for stem cells to see if it can induce Graft-versus- host disease (GVHD) http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001309.htm for product derived from human cells now and in the future. (thebeautybrains.com)
  • Over the past decades, the cosmetics and aesthetics were more women focused fields, however, the gaining popularity among males for cosmetic products acts as an untapped segment for the growth of plant stem cell market. (sbwire.com)
  • adult
  • but genetic variation is inevitable in the process because the cells consist of somatic undifferentiated cells from an adult subject plant. (wikipedia.org)
  • Data analysis by the British Trust for Ornithology has shown that fluctuations in the sedge warbler population stem from the adult survival rate, due to changes in rainfall on the birds' wintering grounds. (wikipedia.org)
  • arise
  • Asparagus The edible portion is the rapidly emerging stems that arise from the crowns in the Bamboo The edible portion is the young shoot (culm). (wikipedia.org)
  • Since embryogenic cells were considered totipotent cells based on their ability to regenerate or develop into an embryo under given conditions, dedifferentiated cells were generally regarded as stem cells of plant: "…we propose to extend the concept of stem cells to include embryogenic stem cells that arise from plant somatic cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • Instead of waiting for the next thousand years to see what new mutations arise in these genes, we will accelerate evolution in a very controlled and intelligent way to create genetic diversity for use by traditional plant breeders. (umass.edu)
  • swollen
  • Garlic The edible portion is predominantly swollen leaves with a bit of stem. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kohlrabi The edible portion is an enlarged (swollen) stem. (wikipedia.org)
  • Leek Similar to other members in the onion family, the edible portion is swollen leaves with a bit of stem. (wikipedia.org)
  • Onion The edible portion is swollen leaves with a bit of stem. (wikipedia.org)
  • describe
  • Stems are often specialized for storage, asexual reproduction, protection or photosynthesis, including the following: Acaulescent - used to describe stems in plants that appear to be stemless. (wikipedia.org)
  • soil
  • In most plants stems are located above the soil surface but some plants have underground stems. (wikipedia.org)
  • Because of all these characteristics, the vetiver plant is highly drought-tolerant and can help to protect soil against sheet erosion. (wikipedia.org)
  • The plant helps to stabilise soil and protects it against erosion, but it can also protect fields against pests and weeds. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Vetiver system, a technology of soil conservation and water quality management, is based on the use of the vetiver plant. (wikipedia.org)
  • differentiate
  • However, recent studies have indicated that (pro)cambium also serves as a niche for plant stem cells: "Procambium cells fulfill the criteria for being stem cells since they have the capacity for long-term self renewal and being able to differentiate into one or more specialized cell types. (wikipedia.org)
  • water
  • They conduct water and mineral nutrients through {xylem} tissue from roots upward, and organic compounds and some mineral nutrients through phloem tissue in any direction within the plant. (wikipedia.org)
  • Around 450 million years ago when plants first started to move out of the ocean onto land, they had to find a way to retain water, to reach light from above, to transfer mineral nutrients upwards against gravity and, for fear of falling over, to retain structural integrity in their cell wall. (uconn.edu)
  • Under clear water, the plant can survive up to two months. (wikipedia.org)
  • perennial plants that resemble grasses, grow in shallow water or moist soils, and can reach 4 feet in height. (wikipedia.org)
  • nutrients
  • And maybe, putting genetically stem cells in a night cream deprived of oxygen, (pump action, air tight sealed, and darkened) and encapsulating them purposefully to deprive them of the nutrients they need, will force them into a dormant state. (thebeautybrains.com)
  • potato
  • Many of these also require preparation (as do many domestic plants, such as the potato), so it is wise to read up on the plant before experimenting with eating it. (wikipedia.org)
  • researchers
  • It is a valuable source of fresh information for academics and researchers, examining molecular mechanisms of animal and plant stem cell regulation and their usage for therapeutic applications. (waterstones.com)
  • Developing mutant plants is a common procedure for genetic researchers who want to learn about the activity of genes that are sequenced but whose functions are still unknown. (uconn.edu)
  • It is the responsibility of the researchers to protect any endangered plants and preserve the beauty of the environment as they go on with their research. (clearskinreview.org)
  • leaves
  • Bulbs are a combination of stem and leaves so may better be considered as leaves because the leaves make up the greater part. (wikipedia.org)
  • Scape - a stem that holds flowers that comes out of the ground and has no normal leaves. (wikipedia.org)
  • Broccoli The edible portion is stem tissue, flower buds, and some small leaves. (wikipedia.org)
  • efficacy
  • In this column, we will briefly review if plant stem cells have anti-aging efficacy when they are formulated into topical products. (happi.com)
  • IRB's reproducible product composition profile, in combination with Sederma's performance testing and claims validation, will guarantee efficacy previously unknown in plant extract technology. (gcimagazine.com)
  • characteristics
  • Due to this structural characteristic, once physical force is applied to it, it is easily damaged in the very process of isolation, losing its stem cell characteristics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Despite 160 years of biological effort to isolate and retrieve plant stem cells, none succeeded in the isolation due to the distinct structural characteristics of plant stem cell: "[t]he cambium consists of a few layers of narrow elongated, thin-walled cells, easily damaged during sampling. (wikipedia.org)
  • corn
  • The research collaboration, which will focus on tomatoes, corn and the model plant Arabidopsis thaliana , is led by principal investigator David Jackson of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, N.Y. Others on the team are colleague Zachary Lippman at Cold Spring, Bartlett and Zachary Nimchuk of the University of North Carolina. (umass.edu)
  • Every single grain of rice and corn, every single tomato on this planet is dependent on this cluster of stem cells. (umass.edu)
  • cultivation
  • While cultivating various kinds of plants for research purposes is encouraged, the scope is limited still due to lack of proper knowledge about the extraction process and the prevalence of improper cultivation methods. (sbwire.com)
  • Though many plants are cultivated by industries, for research purposes, however due to limited knowledge for the extraction processes and improper cultivation methods, the whole setup becomes economically unsustainable. (sbwire.com)
  • In Brazil, the lower and middle parts are used in cheap or improvised fences, and in cheap trellises for climbing plants and cultivation of tomato. (wikipedia.org)