Hormonal Control of the Plant Cell Cycle

  • Luc Roef
  • Harry Van Onckelen
Part of the Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry book series (AGRICULTURE, volume 53)


Though highly developmentally programmed, cell division in plant cells is readily susceptible to external factors. Promotion and integration of signals from both developmental programs and environmental stimuli are often mediated by plant hormones. Although cytokinins and auxins have long attracted most attention because of their tremendous effects on cell division, a certain body of evidence is building on the involvement of other plant hormones in different aspects of the plant cell cycle.


Jasmonic Acid Deepwater Rice Plant Cell Cycle Tobacco Mesophyll Protoplast Cytokinin Ribosides 
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  • Luc Roef
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  • Harry Van Onckelen
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  1. 1.Laboratory of Plant Biochemistry and Physiology, Department BiologyUniversity of Antwerp (UIA)AntwerpBelgium

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