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)



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


  • Arabidopsis thaliana

Accession numbers

  • GSE64227
  • PRJNA270488

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