Sugar transport in conducting elements of sugar beet leaves.

@article{Trip1969SugarTI,
  title={Sugar transport in conducting elements of sugar beet leaves.},
  author={Pieter Trip},
  journal={Plant physiology},
  year={1969},
  volume={44 5},
  pages={717-25}
}
Autoradiography was used to determine the distribution of labeled sugar in conducting elements of the blade and petiole of sugar beet leaves at intervals ranging from 5 sec to 24 hr. The processes of assimilation by the green cells, collection of sugar in the minor veins and export in phloem elements were demonstrated visually. It appears that in minor… CONTINUE READING