"Meristem" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A group of plant cells that are capable of dividing infinitely and whose main function is the production of new growth at the growing tip of a root or stem. (From Concise Dictionary of Biology, 1990)
- Root Tip
- Root Tips
- Tip, Root
- Tips, Root
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Meristem" by people in Profiles.
Tissue culture triggers chromosome alterations, amplification, and transposition of repeat sequences in Allium fistulosum. Genome. 2007 May; 50(5):435-42.
Quantitative analysis of changes in spatial distribution and plus-end geometry of microtubules involved in plant-cell cytokinesis. J Cell Sci. 2005 Sep 01; 118(Pt 17):3895-903.
Rumex acetosa Y chromosomes: constitutive or facultative heterochromatin? Folia Histochem Cytobiol. 2005; 43(3):161-7.
Electron tomographic analysis of somatic cell plate formation in meristematic cells of Arabidopsis preserved by high-pressure freezing. Plant Cell. 2004 Apr; 16(4):836-56.
Organization and cell differentiation in lateral roots of Arabidopsis thaliana. Development. 1997 Jan; 124(1):33-44.