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heteroauxin

(ˌhɛtərəʊˈɔːksɪn)
n
(Biochemistry) biochem a type of growth hormone found in plants
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in′dole•a•ce′tic ac′id

(ˈɪn doʊl əˈsi tɪk, -ˈsɛt ɪk, ˌɪn-)
n.
a plant hormone, C10H9NO2, that promotes growth and root formation.
[1885–90]
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Effect of benzyl-6-aminopurine and indole-3-acetic acid on the biochemical changes in the fat body and haemolymph of the bivoltine silkworm, Bombyx mori L.
Already by Stage 3, elevated solutes (hippuric acid, indole-3-acetic acid, kynurenic acid) may inhibit tubular excretion.
A total of 16 metabolites had a confirmed identity (Table 3), namely, aminoethanol, b-amino isobutyric acid, citric acid, 1,2-dithiane-4,5-diol, ethanedioic acid, glycine, 3-hydroxyisovaleric acid, indole-3-acetic acid, L-threonine, phosphoric acid, pyroglutamic acid, ([R.sup.*],[S.sup.*])-3,4-dihydroxybutanoic acid, serine, succinic acid, uracil, and uric acid.
For endogenous levels of gibberellic acid (GA3), indole-3-acetic acid (IAA) and zeatin, the extraction and purification procedures adapted were as described by Kettner and Doerffling (1995) and Pan et al.
The results showed that the fruit diameter and length, single fruit weight, endogenous hormone levels, and CsEXP 10 gene expression levels were all higher in pollinated fruits than in unpollinated ovaries, and CsEXP 10 gene expression levels were positively correlated with indole-3-acetic acid (IAA), but negatively correlated with gibberellic acid (GA3) and abscisic acid (ABA).
Compound 3 (1mmol, 0.405 g), sodium acetate (1mmol, 0.082 g), and indole-3-acetic acid (0.175 g, 1mmol) were refluxed for 3.5 hours in methanol (5 mL).
There is firm evidence that indole-3-acetic acid (IAA) gibberellins (GA) and cytokinins, all produced by plants and essential to their growth and development, are produced also by various bacteria which live in association with plants.
Comparison of movement and metabolism of indole-3-acetic acid and indole-3-butyric acid in mung bean cuttings.
Indole-3-acetic acid (IAA) is the principle and first auxin isolated from plants (Woodward and Bartel, 2005).
The plant morphogenic hormone indole-3-acetic acid (IAA) controls multiple aspects of plant growth including vascular development and root and leaf initiation.
Topcuoglu, "Effects of two plant growth regulators, indole-3-acetic acid and [beta]-naphthoxyacetic acid, on genotoxicity in Drosophila SMART assay and on proliferation and viability of HEK293 cells from the perspective of carcinogenesis," Toxicology and Industrial Health, vol.
To test the influence on in vitro flowering, shootlets from 4 weeks culture were transferred to MS basal medium containing 1.0 mg [L.sup.-1] TDZ alone or in combination with 0-1.0 mg [L.sup.-1] indole-3-acetic acid (IAA) or NAA.