Fluorescence visualization of cellulose and pectin in the primary plant cell wall

  title={Fluorescence visualization of cellulose and pectin in the primary plant cell wall},
  author={Amir J. Bidhendi and Youssef Chebli and Anja Geitmann},
  journal={Journal of Microscopy},
Plant cell walls constitute the extracellular matrix surrounding plant cells and are composed mainly of polysaccharides. The chemical makeup of the primary plant cell wall, and specifically, the abundance, localization and arrangement of the constituting polysaccharides are intimately linked with growth, morphogenesis and differentiation in plant cells. Visualization of the cell wall components is, therefore, a crucial tool in plant cell developmental studies. In this technical update, we… 
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  • Biology, Engineering
    Current opinion in plant biology
  • 2010
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