Pollen Tube

Known as: Pollen Tubes, Tube, Pollen, Tubes, Pollen 
A growth from a pollen grain down into the flower style which allows two sperm to pass, one to the ovum within the ovule, and the other to the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
As a highly reduced organism, pollen performs specialized functions to generate and carry sperm into the ovule by its polarily… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The actin cytoskeleton plays a crucial role in the growth and polarity of the pollen tube. Due to inconsistencies in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
In plant reproduction, pollination is an essential process that delivers the sperm through specialized extracellular matrices… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
In flowering plants, guidance of the pollen tube to the embryo sac (the haploid female gametophyte) is critical for successful… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Successful pollination and fertilization are absolute requirements for sexual reproduction in higher plants. Pollen hydration… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The C-terminus of mouse talin (amino acids 2345-2541) is responsible for all of the protein's f-actin binding capacity. Unlike… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The precise guidance of the pollen tube to the embryo sac is critical to the successful sexual reproduction of flowering plants… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We screened for pollen-specific kinase genes, which are potential signal transduction components of pollen-pistil interactions… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Group I allergens are the major allergens of grass pollen, but their biological function is unknown. These proteins are shown… (More)
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
There appears to be interest, also on the part of private breeders, in studying pollen tubes with the aid of fluorescence. The… (More)
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