abscisic acid


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abscisic acid

[ab′sis·ik ′as·əd]
(biochemistry)
C16H20O4 A plant hormone produced by fruits and leaves that promotes abscission and dormancy and retards vegetative growth. Abbreviated ABA. Formerly known as abscisin.
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An indirect Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent assay for measurement of Abscisic Acid in Soybean inoculated with Phytophthora megasperma f.
To cope with salinity stress during different developmental stages of a plant, phytohormones like Abscisic acid (ABA), Indole Acetic Acid (IAA), Gibberellic Acid, Jasmonic Acid, Salicylic Acid, Brassinosteroids and Ethylene are induced or their levels modulated (Ryu and Cho 2015).
Characterization of the 9-cisepoxycarotenoid dioxygenase gene family and the regulation of abscisic acid biosynthesis in avocado.
Induction of dormancy during seed development by endogenous abscisic acid: studies on abscisic acid deficient genotypes of Arabidopsis thaliana (L.
Hydrogen sulfide interacting with abscisic acid in stomatal regulation responses to drought stress in Arabidopsis," Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, vol.
There's also some cool and unique organic acids, like abscisic acid, which helps insulin homeostasis and malic acid," she adds.
1:00 PM EFFECTS OF EXOGENOUS ABSCISIC ACID ON INDOLE-3-
For example, maple syrup contains abscisic acid, a compound thought to stimulate insulin release by the pancreas.
Factors such as hormonal signals, mainly abscisic acid (ABA), are related to lower diurnal stomatal conductance (G) at increased levels of water stress.
Interactions between abscisic acid and cytokinin during water stress and subsequent rehydration, Biologia Planta, 49: 533-540.
Abscisic acid and osmotic stresses are known to be important factors for the seed maturation in many angiosperms (RAI et al.