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    Extraction and Assays of ADP-glucose Pyrophosphorylase, Soluble Starch Synthase and Granule Bound Starch Synthase from Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) Grains
    Authors:  Konstantin Kulichikhin, Shalini Mukherjee and Belay T. Ayele, date: 09/20/2016, view: 7222, Q&A: 0
    [Abstract] Starch biosynthesis in plants involves a network of enzymes of which adenosine-5’-diphosphoglucose (ADP-glucose) pyrophosphorylase (AGPase, E.C. 2.7.7.27), and soluble and granule bound starch synthases (SSS and GBSS, E.C. 2.4.1.21) play central roles. Here, we outline the protocol for extraction and assay of these enzymes in developing grains of ...
    Measuring Germination Percentage in Wheat
    Authors:  Harish Manmathan and Nora L.V. Lapitan, date: 08/20/2013, view: 12775, Q&A: 0
    [Abstract] Knowledge of the viability of seeds is a prerequisite for establishing the seeding rate in crop production and for germination-related trait evaluation in crop plants. This method explains a simple procedure to establish germination percentage in wheat seeds.



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