vegetative cell


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vegetative cell

one of two primary cells formed within the pollen grains of GYMNOSPERMS, which elongates to form a slender POLLEN TUBE.
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BCC 25505, 67100% vegetative cells were observed throughout the first 60 h of cultivation but decreased thereafter.
Light was provided by cool white fluorescent lamps to observe the transformation from vegetative cells to cysts (60 [micro]mol x [m.
Inside the vegetative cell cytoplasm there can be found extensive cisterns of the ERr, numerous mitochondria and abundant amyloplasts.
In vegetative cells, hoop-like cortical microtubules underlie the cell wall during interphase.
Looking for an explanation, it was found that the mentioned behaviour of total cell concentration is the result of an error in the vegetative cell balance formulation of Rivera et al.
Stems, roots, and leaves can be used since each vegetative cell has the ability to reproduce an entire plant that is ge netically identical to the one from which the cell originated.
In reference to Bti/Btk vegetative cell exoproteins (VCPs) we also investigated their cytotoxic properties using [sup.
pluvialis is associated preferentially with the morphological transformation of green motile vegetative cells into deep-red non-motile cysts.
As discussed in the patent, Ganeden's probiotic bacteria can be formulated into a variety of delivery mechanisms including infant formulas and rehydration/electrolyte compositions, because the bacterium is presented as a viable, shelf-stable organism, either as a vegetative cell or as a spore.
Identification of Bacillus anthracis by polyclonal antibodies against extracted vegetative cell antigens.
Plastid division in the anther is synchronous with cell division, except in the vegetative cell during pollen maturation.
1969) has been correctly identified as the continuous, vegetative cell wall of the symbiont (Trench and Blank, 1987).