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Cambium

(Science: plant biology) meristematic plant tissue, commonly present as a thin layer which forms new cells on both sides. Located either in vascular tissue (vascular cambium), forming xylem on one side and phloem on the other or in cork (cork Cambium or phellogen).

(Science: pathology) inner region of the periosteum from which osteoblasts differentiate.


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Formation of cork cambium

How does cork cabium formed?

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by kumar985
Fri Jun 28, 2013 3:49 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Formation of cork cambium
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Question on Xylem and Phloem; primary and secondary

... 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? If not what am I missing? thanks in advance! this forum looks fantastic! ...

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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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Biology IQ test: How smart are you = look

... in all cells B. a hallmark of transformation C. present in just germ cells D. highly processive and very active in the pine meristems and in the cambium 37) The heredity model which Mendel developed emphasized A. blending of traits to create hybrids B. the particulate an indivisible nature of ...

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by DemiMike
Sat Nov 28, 2009 6:21 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Biology IQ test: How smart are you = look
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need an answer

to by more catholic that the pope cork cambium=phellogen=suber-phellodermic cambium(strange name, from the fact the cork is a tissue deeply impregnated with the waxy suberin).

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by MrMistery
Mon Oct 29, 2007 7:49 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: need an answer
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need an answer

For my first post I want to throw my two cents in. In this case just some synonyms, cork cambium is also known as phellogen, cork is also known as phellum and as MrMistery mentioned phelloderm is phelloderm. Oh, and for interests sake all of the above combined with ...

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by Botanist_Pem
Sun Oct 28, 2007 9:00 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: need an answer
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