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Apical

Situated at an apex.apical

(Science: anatomy) Relating to or located at the tip (an apex). In relation to the apex of a stem in plants (the shoot tip).


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The apical bud is growing. So lateral growth wont start, the apical bud will probaby just bend due to the circular shape of the petri dish? Also what other aspects of the plant growth and development that are regulated by auxin ...

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by duherro
Mon May 07, 2012 2:07 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Plant hormone experiment!
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Plant hormone experiment!

The apical bud is growing.

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by JackBean
Mon May 07, 2012 1:50 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Plant hormone experiment!
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... on one side of cell forming polar auxin transport. And their localisation is driven by several factors... hmm what happens if auxin promotes apical dominance, then it cant grow anymore due to the limiting space?

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by duherro
Mon May 07, 2012 1:37 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Plant hormone experiment!
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Cells positioning

... cells can be grown to polarize directly on the device and then correctly placed by an integrated micro-positioning system in order to perform apical TIRF microscopy, without the need for an additional weight to force the apical membrane of the cells into the region of the evanescent wave.

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by einfopedia
Fri Mar 30, 2012 11:14 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cells positioning
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Question on Xylem and Phloem; primary and secondary

... xylem and phloem versus secondary xylem and phloem?" What I put/am thinking, is that primary x&p is formed by primary growth and an apical meristem whereas secondary x&p is formed by the vascular cambium in secondary growth. Would you consider that an accurate/adequate answer? ...

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by naturalgoats
Wed Nov 23, 2011 7:43 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Question on Xylem and Phloem; primary and secondary
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