2,4-D

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2,4-D:

see herbicideherbicide
, chemical compound that kills plants or inhibits their normal growth. A herbicide in a particular formulation and application can be described as selective or nonselective.
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2,4-D

(organic chemistry)
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NAA = naphthalene acetic acid; BAP = benzyl aminopurine; Kinetin = 6-furfurylaminopurine; PIC = 4-amino-3,5,6-trichloro-2-pyridinecarboxylic acid (Picloram); 2,4-D = 2,4- dichlorophenoxyacetic acid; IBA = indole-3-butyric acid Analysis of results showed that all media supplemented with hormones were able to induce rooting, while MS basal media (devoid of hormones) showed no development of roots.
Gil, "Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid anchored on silica-gel modified carbon paste for the determination of pesticide 2,4D," International Journal of Electrochemical Science, vol.
Gehring, "The fate of 2,4 dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4 D) following oral administration to man," Toxicology, vol.
2,4-D is a synthetic auxin (plant hormone), and as such it is often used in laboratories for plant research and as a supplement in plant cell culture media such as MS medium (Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, 2,4- (2,4-D): 1989.).
Testing of genotoxic affects of 2,4 dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) using multiple genetic assay systems of plants.
Study of reproductive function in persons occupationally exposed to 2,4 Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D).
The D in 2,4-D stands for dichlorophenoxyacetic acid. When applied to broadleaf plants, it damages the plant's cell walls and causes cells to divide rapidly.
Chemicals dropped from C-123 aircraft over Vietnamwere a powerful mixture of 2,4,5 Trichlorophenoxyacetic Acid and 2,4 Dichlorophenoxyacetic Acid. The manufacture of those components produces a toxic contaminant, 2,3,7,8 Tetrachlorodibenzo-para-doxin, known as TCDD or dioxin.
(2015) have reported callus formation in nodal and leaf segments inoculated in MS medium with 18.10 and 36.20 [micro]M 2,4-D (dichlorophenoxyacetic acid) and in the presence of 7.86 [micro]M BAP for leaf explants.