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Whole-Plant Growth Stage Ontology for Angiosperms and Its Application in Plant Biology

Whole-Plant Growth Stage Ontology for Angiosperms and Its Application in Plant Biology1,[OA] Anuradha Pujar2, Pankaj... Read More

Growth and Plant Hormones

Growth All living organisms begin in the same form: as a single cell. That cell will divide and the resulting cells will... Read More

The Plant Structure Ontology, a Unified Vocabulary of Anatomy and Morphology of a Flowering Plant

The Plant Structure Ontology, a Unified Vocabulary of Anatomy and Morphology of a Flowering Plant1,[W],[OA] Katica Ilic2,... Read More

Plant

Plant Definition (botany) Any of the eukaryotic organisms of the biological kingdom Plantae, characterized by being... Read More

Plant cell

A plant cell refers to any cell of a plant. Plant cells are presumed to have evolved from the early green algae and probably... Read More

Biology

Biology Definition Biology is the branch of science that primarily deals with the structure, function, growth, evolution,... Read More

Biology: Concepts & Connections with Student CD-ROM (5th Edition)

Biology: Concepts & Connections with Student CD-ROM (5th Edition)   ... Read More

Old-Growth Forest Degradation: The Not-So-Slow Depletion of a Natural Resource

by Cheri Bermudez September 2007 Opening Thoughts As Earth’s population increases the amount of livable space... Read More

Plant Meristems and Growth

A common mistake that many people assume is that an increase in size means an increase in growth. This is not the case.... Read More

Essential Biology 2nd Ed by N.A.Campbell et al.

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Biochemistry & Molecular Biology of Plants

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Biology Inquiries: Standards-Based Labs, Assessments, and Discussion Lessons by M.Shields

Biology Inquiries: Standards-Based Labs, Assessments, and Discussion Lessons   ... Read More

Plant Tissues

Plants are composed of three major organ groups: roots, stems, and leaves. As we know from other areas of biology, these... Read More

Turgidity

Turgidity is the state of being turgid or swollen, especially due to high fluid content. In general context, turgidity... Read More

Essential Biology with Physiology by N.A.Campbell et al.

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Historical perspectives on plant developmental biology

Historical perspectives on plant developmental biology MIEKE VAN LIJSEBETTENS* and MARC VAN MONTAGU Department of Plant... Read More

Turgor pressure

In biology, turgor pressure definition pertains to the pressure that is exerted by the fluid (e.g. water) against the cell... Read More

Branches of Biology

'''Anatomy - study of the animal form, particularly human body Astrobiology - branch of biology concerned with the effects... Read More

The consequences of antibiotic use in horticulture

Leading articles Frederick R. Falkiner* Department of Clinical Microbiology, Trinity College, Dublin; Central Pathology... Read More

Biologists Put on Mathematical Glasses

Perspectives Biologists Put on Mathematical Glasses Torbjörn Fagerström, Peter Jagers, Peter Schuster, Eörs Szathmary T.... Read More

Plant sets off “SOS” for plant defense when it gets hurt

When herbivore, such as an insect, nibbles a plant leaf, the plant sets off an "SOS" or distress signal as one of the... Read More

Water in Plants

The movement of molecules, specifically water and any solutes, is vital to understand in light of plant processes. This will... Read More

Plant Cells vs. Animal Cells

Plant Cells Most cells are not visible with the naked eye. However, with microscopes of various types, plant cells can be... Read More

Mathematics Is Biology’s Next Microscope, Only Better; Biology Is Mathematics’ Next Physics, Only Better

Introduction ‌The discovery of the microscope in the late 17th century caused a revolution in biology by revealing... Read More

Genetically “curing” an infertile crop plant into fertile again

Plant geneticists from the University of Tokyo are onto creating novel plant lines that seem to be "more polite" than they... Read More

Computational Analysis Shows That Plant Hormones Often Go It Alone

Unlike the Three Musketeers who lived by the motto "All for one, one for all," plant hormones prefer to do their... Read More

The plant organelles database (PODB): a collection of visualized plant organelles and protocols for plant organelle research

The plant organelles database (PODB): a collection of visualized plant organelles and protocols for plant organelle... Read More

Plant Biology

Plant Cells Most cells are not visible with the naked eye. However, with microscopes of various types, plant cells can be... Read More

Plant gene discovery could enhance plant growth, reduce fertilizer needs and phosphate pollution

LAKE BUENA VISTA, FLORIDA -- Scientists at the Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research at Cornell University have... Read More

The evolution of molecular biology

The evolution of molecular biology   Eduard Kellenberger1   1Eduard Kellenberger is a cofounder and retired staff... Read More

Pituitary growth hormone

Definition noun, plural: pituitary growth hormones A polypeptide hormone produced by the anterior pituitary and that... Read More

Plant Auxins – Phototropism & Geotropism

As with animals, plants also use a variety of hormones to control their growth and development. A family of hormones called... Read More

Plasmolysis

Plasmolysis is the shrinking of protoplasm away from the cell wall of a plant or bacterium. The protoplasmic shrinking is... Read More

Growth Patterns

When measuring growth, it is more desirable to use dry mass as a reliable indication. However, since you can't just 'suck'... Read More

Stems

External Form of a Woody Twig A woody twig, or stem, is an axis with leaves attached. The leaves are arranged in various... Read More

Biologists Solve Plant Growth Hormone Enigma

Gardeners and farmers have used the plant hormone auxin for decades, but how plants produce and distribute auxin has been... Read More