7. Molecular and Genetic Dissection of Cereal Root System Development

  1. Tom Beeckman
  1. Frank Hochholdinger and
  2. Roman Zimmermann

Published Online: 7 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444310023.ch7

Annual Plant Reviews Volume 37: Root Development

Annual Plant Reviews Volume 37: Root Development

How to Cite

Hochholdinger, F. and Zimmermann, R. (2009) Molecular and Genetic Dissection of Cereal Root System Development, in Annual Plant Reviews Volume 37: Root Development (ed T. Beeckman), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444310023.ch7

Editor Information

  1. VIB Department of Plant Systems Biology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium

Author Information

  1. Center for Plant Molecular Biology (ZMBP), Department of General Genetics, University of Tübingen, 72076 Tübingen, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 OCT 2009
  2. Published Print: 20 NOV 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405161503

Online ISBN: 9781444310023

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Keywords:

  • mutants;
  • embryonic roots;
  • postembryonic roots;
  • maize;
  • rice;
  • barley

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Morphology of cereal root systems

  • Morphological and anatomical comparison of Arabidopsis and cereal root systems

  • Molecular and genetic analysis of cereal root formation

  • Prospects