Re-establishment of desiccation tolerance by PEG in germinated Arabidopsis thaliana seeds

  • Julio Maia de Oliveira (Creator)
  • Maria Dias Costa (Creator)
  • Wilco Ligterink (Creator)
  • Henk Hilhorst (Creator)

Dataset

Description

Mature seeds of Arabidopsis thaliana are desiccation tolerant, but they lose DT while progressing to germination. Yet, there is a small developmental window during which DT can be rescued by treatment with polyethylene glycol (PEG).
Date made available25 Aug 2015
PublisherWageningen University

Research Output

Key genes involved in desiccation tolerance and dormancy across life forms

Costa, M. C. D., Farrant, J. M., Oliver, M. J., Ligterink, W., Buitink, J. & Hilhorst, H. M. W., 2016, In : Plant Science. 251, p. 162-168

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    Maia de Oliveira, J. (Creator), Dias Costa, M. (Creator), Ligterink, W. (Creator), Hilhorst, H. (Creator) (25 Aug 2015). Re-establishment of desiccation tolerance by PEG in germinated Arabidopsis thaliana seeds. Wageningen University.