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Meristem

Known as: Meristems 
A group of plant cells that are capable of dividing infinitely and whose main function is the production of new growth at the growing tip of a root… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Plant growth and development are sustained by meristems. Meristem activity is controlled by auxin and cytokinin, two hormones… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Plant postembryonic development takes place in the meristems, where stem cells self-renew and produce daughter cells that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The higher-plant shoot meristem is a dynamic structure whose maintenance depends on the coordination of two antagonistic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
our experimentation could eventually be used to discredit our findings, should they happen not to agree with the original… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
In higher plants, organogenesis occurs continuously from self-renewing apical meristems. Arabidopsis thaliana plants with loss-of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The shoot meristem gives rise to the aerial parts of higher plants by continuously initiating new organs. The basis of this… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The shoot apical meristem is responsible for above-ground organ initiation in higher plants, accomplishing continuous… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Meristems are distinctive regions of plants that have capacity for continuous growth. Their developmental activity generates the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We have investigated the effects on plant development of mutations in the Arabidopsis thaliana CLAVATA1 gene. In clavata1 plants… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The first step in flower development is the generation of a floral meristem by the inflorescence meristem. We have analyzed how… Expand
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