Plant cell walls throughout evolution: towards a molecular understanding of their design principles

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Sarkar, Purbasha;
(2009)
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Subject: Environmental Energy Technologies | 3D organization, chemical composition, deconstruction, evolution, electron microscopy, plant cell wall, spectroscopy.
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Throughout their life, plants typically remain in one location utilizing sunlight for the synthesis of carbohydrates, which serve as their sole source of energy as well as building blocks of a protective extracellular matrix, called the cell wall. During the course of e... View more
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