Rates of synthesis of protein, starch, oil and cell-wall

Range protein 26.6±4.7: starch 19.5±1.9: oil 260.1±74.0: cell-wall 46.1±3.4 nmol/h/embryo
Organism Sunflower Helianthus annuus
Reference Alonso AP, Goffman FD, Ohlrogge JB, Shachar-Hill Y. Carbon conversion efficiency and central metabolic fluxes in developing sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) embryos. Plant J. 2007 Oct52(2):296-308 p.299 left column 2nd paragraphPubMed ID17683473
Method "The rates of biomass synthesis and metabolite accumulation were calculated by measuring the biomass accumulated during 5 days of culture (between 12 and 17 DAP (Days After Pollination))."
Entered by Uri M
ID 108763