Mobilization of seed indole-3-acetic acid reserves during germination.

  title={Mobilization of seed indole-3-acetic acid reserves during germination.},
  author={Robert S. Bandurski},
Seeds contain conjugates of indole-3-acetic acid (IAA), the gibberellins, the cytokinins, and abscisic acid. Hormones other than IAA will not be reviewed in this work and have, been reviewed elsewhere (e.g. Ref. 2). In addition, seeds contain auxins other than IAA as, for example, phenylacetic acid2 and the 4-chloroindole-3-acetic acid of Gander and Nitsch et al, Marumo et al, and Engvild et al, and have been previously reviewed2–4 and will not be considered here. Further, the bulk of this work… CONTINUE READING