gibberellic acid


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gibberellic acid

[¦jib·ə¦rel·ik ′as·əd]
(biochemistry)
C18H22O6 A crystalline acid occurring in plants that is similar to the gibberellins in its growth-promoting effects.
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The effect of gibberellic acid treatments on the yield and quality of strawberry (Fragaria x ananassa) cv.
2008 "Effect of gibberellic acid and paclobutrazol on the incidence of primary bud necrosis in cv.
Similarly, gibberellic acid application after full bloom has led to a decrease in anthocyanin content of Kyoho grapes (Lee Changhoo et al.
Results from studies of effects of gibberellic acid on seeds of cactaceae are scarce and diverse.
seeds by gibberellic acid, potassium nitrate and thiourea.
Production of gibberellic acid from Gibberella fujikuroi using municipal sewage sludge as a substrate.
But "forced" rhubarb develops faster abroad because it is often sprayed with harmless plant hormone gibberellic acid.
All the explants were cultured on basal MS (Murashige and Skoog) (Murashige and Skoog, 1962) medium containing different concentrations of 6-benzylaminopurine (BAP) alone and in combination with indole-3-acetic acid (IAA), a-naphthalenacetic acid (NAA), gibberellic acid ([GA.
Gibberellic acid has also been reported to suppress sprouting while thiabendazole and deltamethine reduced insect pests of yam in storage [8].
The organism was finally identified as Gibberella fujikuroi, and the band of active growth compound causing bakanae was named gibberellic acid.
An example: He wants to see whether compounds called growth regulators, like cytokinins or gibberellic acid, can coax plants to yield bigger--and seedless--berries.
Gibberellins are a class of compounds with activity similar to gibberellic acid ([GA.