A pulse-chase strategy for EdU labelling assay is able to rapidly quantify cell division orientation.

@article{Yin2016APS,
  title={A pulse-chase strategy for EdU labelling assay is able to rapidly quantify cell division orientation.},
  author={Xiaofeng Yin and H. Tsukaya},
  journal={The New phytologist},
  year={2016},
  volume={211 4},
  pages={
          1462-9
        }
}
Measurement of the direction of cell division is an important, yet difficult, task to analyse how a plant organ acquires its final shape from an initially small group of cells. We introduce a method that rapidly and easily quantifies cell division direction and is applicable to all plant species. A pulse-chase strategy for 5-ethynyl-2'-deoxyuridine (EdU) labelling assay was established and was shown to be successful for leaves of Arabidopsis thaliana (Arabidopsis) and Juncus prismatocarpus. By… Expand
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