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Apical Region

Pertaining to the meristems in the root and shoot tips.


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Cells positioning

... 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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Rate of Cell division in 4 regions of an onion root tip HELP

Hello there, I have to look at four regions of an onion root tip and rank which will have the fastest to slowest cell division rate: Root Cap, Apical Meristem, Zone of Elongation, and the Zone of Maturation. So far, I've come up with this: ...

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by hullio1233
Sat Jan 31, 2009 9:12 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Rate of Cell division in 4 regions of an onion root tip HELP
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Mitosis and Meiosis

so the protoderm, ground meristem and procambium are part of the apical meristem? That does explain why I understood it the wrong way: cause everywhere it said that the apical meristem is the region where mitosis occurs - and then it said what tissue each primary meristem ...

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by MrMistery
Sat Mar 15, 2008 4:10 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Mitosis and Meiosis
Replies: 19
Views: 26168

Mitosis and Meiosis

... easier to restrict division to the RAM.” – No, it would not. If only apical meristem cells could divide, none of the plants would be able to grow in width – that is what primary and secondary meristems are for. The region of cell division is identified as the major collection/concentration ...

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by Cat
Thu Mar 13, 2008 7:44 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Mitosis and Meiosis
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Mitosis and Meiosis

... a picture that would suggest that what I said earlier is accurate: the region of cell division is in the apical meristem, with the primary meristems being the place where the cells start to differentiate ...

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by MrMistery
Thu Mar 13, 2008 10:50 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Mitosis and Meiosis
Replies: 19
Views: 26168
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