bundle sheath


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bundle sheath

n.
A layer or region of specialized cells surrounding a vascular bundle.
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Vascular bundles are lined in rows and parenchymatic bundle sheath is around of vascular bundles.
prostrata present Kranz-type leaf anatomy with prominent bundle sheath cells and a layer of radial mesophyll cells that surrounds the vascular bundles (Figure 4A).
In both grass species the injury mainly occurred to the chlorenchyma, which radiates around the bundle sheath.
11] by the distance in transverse section between the outer edges of the bundle sheath cells, adjacent to the two metaxylem vessels.
Bundle sheath extension is absent (77) or present and composed of parenchyma cells and/or with fibers forming columns (75).
The vascular bundles of C4 plants are surrounded by a group of cells called bundle sheath cells.
overlying the sclerenchymatous vascular bundle sheath and at borders of
4] plants have succeeded in eliminating photorespiration by splitting the reactions of photosynthesis between two types of cells, mesophyll cells (MC) and bundle sheath cells (BSC) (Kranz anatomy).