Results for pages tagged with "root cells"

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  • April 2019

Scientists Explore Ways to Encourage Root Formation in Pecans, Legumes

Auxins, which are naturally found in plants, trigger root formation. Scientists are testing ways to improve how auxins are absorbed and used by plant cells.

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March 5 to March 11: Breakfast at Sunrise, Tall Fescue and Root Cells

Here's a quick look at what went on in research at the Noble Research Institute last week. Follow #everyNoblestory on Instagram and Twitter to see the latest updates. 1 Tuesday, March 7 Proud...
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Seeing the Calcium in Plant Root Cells Could Benefit Growth on Earth and in Space

Researchers at Noble are developing tools to better understand how roots sense their environment, including the soil in which they grow. By studying calcium as a carrier of messages within the root, they expect to build knowledge that will lead to grazing lands that are more resilient to harsh environments.

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Scientist receives grant to enhance plant root growth

Noble Research Institute Professor Elison Blancaflor, Ph.D., recently received a two-year, $100,000 grant from the Oklahoma Center for the Advancement of Science and Technology (OCAST).