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Cytokinin

Cytokinin

(Science: protein) class of plant growth substances (plant hormones) active in promoting cell division. Also involved in cell growth and differentiation and in other physiological processes.

Examples: kinetin, zeatin, benzyl adenine.


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BAP, brassinolide, triacontanol, Amino, kelp foliar question

... they carry is for "biochemistry". I am not familiar with many chemicals but I must agree that adenine sounds implausible to be used as a cytokinin. The adenine I know is one of four DNA/RNA nucleotides. Ah, no wonder you have "cis or trans" as your footer. I do not know what ...

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by Maton
Mon Dec 24, 2012 11:15 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: BAP, brassinolide, triacontanol, Amino, kelp foliar question
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Hormone response failure

those reasons can be tens. - the hormone is immediately degraded (if you applied isopentenyladenine, it will be immediately degraded by cytokinin dehydrogenase/oxidase) - the hormone is inactivated as e.g. by de/conjugation - the hormone is not applied properly (e.g. application to roots in ...

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by JackBean
Sun Apr 17, 2011 5:53 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Hormone response failure
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gene redundancy?

... see much difference (although there will be less of enzyme). However, that is not often the truth. For example, in Arabidospsis there are three cytokinin receptors and when you make single knock-outs, you do not see much difference from WT, as the other two receptors are still enough and complementary, ...

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by JackBean
Wed Apr 06, 2011 5:18 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: gene redundancy?
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BAP, brassinolide, triacontanol, Amino, kelp foliar question

... (dry) (6) Ascophyllum Nodusum [via. cold H20 extraction] (liquid) (7) I have yet to make the solution, I've been busy ready up on hormones, cytokinins, etc. Do you have any quality links or tips on creating a foliar solution? Maybe in regards to mix method or quantities? Mixing ratios: The ...

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by bta
Thu Jun 07, 2007 7:27 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: BAP, brassinolide, triacontanol, Amino, kelp foliar question
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Experiment with Dwarf Bean plants

... on the growth of plant ( you may make use of sulfuric acid) or may be what type of soil it will best grow.. hormonal effects on plnts ( auxin, cytokinin, giberrlin)

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by aileen
Sat Jan 28, 2006 6:25 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Experiment with Dwarf Bean plants
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