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A synthetic cytokinin that promotes cell division in plants and is used in some cosmetics.


(Biochemistry) a plant hormone that promotes cell division, used in many skin products for its supposed anti-ageing properties.


(ˈkaɪ nɪ tɪn)

a synthetic cytokinin, C10H9ON5, that retards senescence in plants.
[1955; kinet(ic) + -in1]
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And results were outcomes that the combination application of pruning, zinc and kinetin are able to increased fruit weight.
Shoot induction of salt-tolerant MR219 callus: Selected salt-tolerant callus were cultured in MS media supplemented with 2 mg L-1 kinetin combined with 1 mg L-1 BAP to induce shoot formation (Rao and Jabeen, 2013).
Fiona, of Kinetin Croft, Bartley Green, says she was given the bombshell decision in March, and appealed in April.
This study was planned to evaluate the potential of both kinetin and salicylic acid as a growth regulator to overcome negative effects of environmental drought stress in wheat.
They discuss cosmeceuticals like bakuchiol, caffeine, curcumin, epicatechin-3-gallate (EGCG), ellagic acid, gamma-linolenic acid-containing vegetable oils, hexylresorcinol, hydroxyacids, kinetin, topical resveratrol, Rhodiola rosea, silymarin, topical niacinamide, anti-aging topical peptides and proteins, amino acids and derivatives, and antioxidants.
In fact, Elizabeth Arden researchers maintain that idebenone is more effective than vitamin E, kinetin, vitamin C, CoQ10 and alpha-lipoic acid to protect skin from free radicals.
Kinetin (N6-furfuryladenine or 6-furfurylaminopurine) is a plant cytokinin or phytohormone that promotes cell division, delays senescence in plants, and is reputed to aid in the restoration of skin barrier function and, possibly, in reducing the signs and symptoms of rosacea (Clin.
The media were supplemented with benzyl aminopurine (BAP), kinetin (KIN) either individually or in combination with auxins, naphthalene acetic acid (NAA) and indole acetic acid (IAA).
0mg/l Kinetin (Jaggi et al (2003) reported that from internode of Ocimum tenuiflorum, good callus formation was resulted in the conc.