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Title Wood formation in trees : cell and molecular biology techniques / edited by Nigel Chaffey
Published London ; New York : Taylor & Francis, 2002


Description 1 online resource (xx, 364 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Contributors; List of Abbreviations; Introduction; An Introduction to the Problems of Working with Trees; Wood Microscopical Techniques; Conventional (Chemical-fixation) Transmission Electron Microscopy and Cytochemistry of Angiosperm Trees; Chemical and Cryo-fixation for Transmission Electron Microscopy of Gymnosperm Cambial Cells; Deep-etching Electron Microscopy and 3-dimensional Cell Wall Architecture; Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry Microscopy: Application to the Analysis of Woody Samples
Summary Understanding how a natural product is made is essential in an age where we find it necessary to modify natural products to suit modern tastes. The techniques contained in this book provide essential information on wood formation in trees
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Biologie moleculaire vegetale -- Technique
Botanical microscopy -- Technique
Trees -- Cytochemistry -- Technique
Plant molecular biology -- Technique
Cytology -- Technique.
Cytological Techniques
wood (plant material)
NATURE -- Plants -- Trees.
Botanical microscopy -- Technique
Plant molecular biology -- Technique
Form Electronic book
Author Chaffey, Nigel
LC no. 2005279920
ISBN 0203166442