The localization of 2,4-D in leaf tissue

Abstract

Disruption of chloroplast structure is known to occur following applications of 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) to the leaves of Phaseolus vulgaris. Although chloroplasts which had been extracted from treated tissue in an aqueous medium were free from 2,4-D and its metabolites, those extracted from freeze-dried tissue in organic solvents are the principal cell components to contain the herbicide.

DOI: 10.1007/BF00385761

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@article{Hallam1970TheLO, title={The localization of 2,4-D in leaf tissue}, author={Neil D. Hallam and John A. Sargent}, journal={Planta}, year={1970}, volume={94}, pages={291-295} }