Embryo dry weight accumulation

Value 1.35 mg/embryo/day Range: ±0.36 mg/embryo/day
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.298 left column top paragraphPubMed ID17683473
Comments "In cultures where the concentrations of glucose and glutamine were 400 and 70 mM, respectively, the embryo dry weight accumulation (1.35±0.36 mg/embryo/day) was indistinguishable from in planta growth rates (1.47±0.22 mg/embryo/day)."
Entered by Uri M
ID 108758