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- Yang, Jian Li, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Annals of botany 2009 v.104 no.2 pp. 235-241
- acid soils; aluminum; antibodies; cell walls; corn; crop production; cultivars; epitopes; fluorescence; intercellular spaces; pectins; root growth; roots; toxicity
- ... BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Aluminium (Al) toxicity is one of the most severe limitations to crop production in acid soils. Inhibition of root elongation is the primary symptom of Al toxicity. However, the underlying basis of the process is unclear. Considering the multiple physiological and biochemical functions of pectin in plants, possible involvement of homogalacturonan (HG), one of the pectic polysa ...
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