Evidence for ‘silicon’ within the cell walls of suspension-cultured rice cells
Article first published online: 8 JUL 2013
© 2013 The Authors. New Phytologist © 2013 New Phytologist Trust
Volume 200, Issue 3, pages 700–709, November 2013
How to Cite
He, C., Wang, L., Liu, J., Liu, X., Li, X., Ma, J., Lin, Y. and Xu, F. (2013), Evidence for ‘silicon’ within the cell walls of suspension-cultured rice cells. New Phytologist, 200: 700–709. doi: 10.1111/nph.12401
- Issue published online: 11 OCT 2013
- Article first published online: 8 JUL 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 6 JUN 2013
- Manuscript Received: 15 MAY 2013
- National Natural Science Foundation of China. Grant Number: 31172027
- Huazhong Agricultural University. Grant Number: 52204-09008
- Central Universities. Grant Number: 2011PY150
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Fig. S1 Optical micrograph of suspension cells of rice.
Fig. S2 SEM/TEM images and EDX analyses of suspension cells of rice.
Fig. S3 Optical and fluorescent images of suspension cells and protoplasts of rice.
Fig. S4 The concentration of Si in whole cells and in protoplasts of rice.
Fig. S5 Representative XPS spectra (raw data) for Si2p of the suspension cells, isolated cell walls and field-grown leaves.
Fig. S6 Viability of suspension cells.
Table S1 Solution compositions of different culture medium
Methods S1 Details of electron microscopy, protoplast culture and cell wall staining methods.