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Post by biol » Wed Aug 31, 2005 10:21 am

Decapitated coleoptile is used to receive unilateral light,why does it not bend? Auxins will be concentrated on shaded side,won't it show extra growth there?

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Post by MrMistery » Wed Aug 31, 2005 9:38 pm

What do you mean by decapitated coleoptile? In general, under the given conditions it should bend
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