The second step of the biphasic endosperm cap weakening that mediates tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum) seed germination is under control of ABA

P.E. Toorop, A.C. van Aelst, H.W.M. Hilhorst

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83 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1371-1379
JournalJournal of Experimental Botany
Publication statusPublished - 2000


  • Abscisic acid
  • Cryo-scanning electron microscopy
  • Endo-β-mannanase
  • Endosperm weakening
  • Tomato seed germination

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