Navigation Links
Adventitious roots


In vascular plants, the root is the organ of a plant that typically lies below the surface of the soil. This is not always the case, however, since a root can also be aerial or aerating . Furthermore, a stem normally...
Full article >>>

Adventitious, in botany, refers to structures that develop in an unusual place, and in medicine, it refers to conditions acquired after birth. This article discusses adventitious roots, buds and shoots, which are very common in vascular plants.
Full article >>>

adventitious adj. Not inherent but added extrinsically. See synonyms at ... This article discusses adventitious roots, buds and shoots, which are very ...
Full article >>>

adventitious root ( ′adven′tishəs ′rüt ) ( botany ) A root that arises from any plant part other than the primary root (radicle) or its
Full article >>>

Most commonly, adventitious roots arise out of stems, originating via cell ... In some plants leaves can also be encouraged to form adventitious roots. ...
Full article >>>

Adventitious Roots ... The small adventitious roots are not functional, but they do illustrate how ... This is another example of a monocot with adventitious roots. ...
Full article >>>

... posses tap root systems and monocotyledons adventitious root systems. ... Adventitious Root System: The primary root usually dies at an early stage and is ...
Full article >>>

adventitious roots and know something about their devel- opment and function. ... Kramer and Kozlowski (1979) add that adventitious roots ...
Full article >>>

... means of propagation and see where adventitious roots and shoots play a role. ... adventitious shoot growth uses the food stored in the roots, and the root ...
Full article >>>

In some plants, adventitious roots are a primary means of vegetative ... You might see adventitious roots of ivy (Hedera helix) growing along the stem as ...
Full article >>>

Shoots that develop from adventitious buds on roots are termed suckers. Basal shoot ... Adventitious roots and buds usually develop near the existing vascular tissues ...
Full article >>>

Britannica online encyclopedia article on adventitious root (plant anatomy), The second type of root system, the adventitious root system, differs from the primary ...
Full article >>>

Adventitious roots play an important role in phosphorus acquisition, as they are ... Shoots and remaining adventitious roots were oven dried at 60°C for 2 to 3 d for ...
Full article >>>

Adventitious: Encyclopedia with 57,945 entries from biotech, medicine ... This article discusses adventitious roots, buds and shoots, that are very common ...
Full article >>>

... adventitious root in the Online Dictionary. Meaning of adventitious ... adventitious ... adventitious. Araceae. arum family. climber. family Araceae. fibrous ...
Full article >>>

The production of adventitious roots was clearly a major response to burial. ... The peak in adventitious root biomass occurred at the lowest burial levels in ...
Full article >>>

Root botany, organ of higher plants, usually subterranean and having several functions, ... Roots arising from the stem are known as adventitious roots. ...
Full article >>>

adventitious roots formation in tomato and cucumber cuttings and also increased ... showed that the formation of adventitious roots is parallel to plant ethylene ...
Full article >>>


'"/>


(Date:11/5/2014)... Brazil -Individuals show great diversity in their ability to ... females greatly differ in their perceptual evaluation of odors, ... tests. , Sex differences in olfactory detection ... may be connected to one,s perception of smell, which ... women,s olfactory superiority has been suggested to be cognitive ...
(Date:11/4/2014)... Temple University School of Medicine announced today that ... initiative funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates ... Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences; and Vice Chair ... School of Medicine will pursue an innovative global ... Biomarkers to Assess Fetal Neurodevelopment.", Grand Challenges Explorations ...
(Date:11/4/2014)... November 4, 2014   ... growth   Fuel3D , a developer of ... funding round totaling $6.4 million (£4 million). This funding builds ... earlier this year and paves the way for the commercial ... The funding round was led by Chimera Partners and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):The female nose always knows: Do women have more olfactory neurons? 2Temple University School of Medicine receives Grand Challenges Explorations grant 2Fuel3D Secures $6.4 Million in Expansion Funding 2Fuel3D Secures $6.4 Million in Expansion Funding 3
... New Orleans, LA Andy Catling, PhD, Associate Professor in ... Center at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans, has been ... the National Institute of General Medical Sciences to support his ... systems determine quite different functions influenced by hormones and drugs. ...
... A novel drug that targets a master disease-causing gene can ... may lead to significantly improved patient outcomes, researchers at the ... drug, known as Dz13, specifically targets and neutralises the master ... death in the aftermath of a heart attack, trials in ...
... KINGSTON, R.I. July 23, 2009 News reports last ... large numbers of Humboldt,s or jumbo squid have raised the ... As a leading expert on the species who has dived ... says the squid,s man-eating reputation is seriously overblown. For ...
Cached Biology News:Grant supports LSUHSC research on how like cell receptor systems determine very different functions 2New drug may reduce heart attack damage 2URI researcher sheds light on 'man-eating' squid; finds them timid, non-threatening 2URI researcher sheds light on 'man-eating' squid; finds them timid, non-threatening 3
Other biology dictionary