Suberin, Biology

SUBERIN

It is a lipid formed by esterification of phellonic acid or its derivative with glycerol.

Suberin occurs in the walls of cork cells and endodermal cells.

It makes the cell wall impermeable to water.

Posted Date: 10/9/2012 5:15:06 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Suberin, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Suberin, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Suberin Discussions

Write discussion on Suberin
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
Patients on HAART Rifamycins induce hepatic CYP3A4 enzymes and can accelerate metabolism of protease inhibitors and some non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTIs

Excluding the effects of cardiac output and hormones, describe the other factors that may affect blood pressure and blood flow in a middle-aged man who is exercising in an aerobics

Determine the nutritious meals to the elderly? The various considerations to be kept in mind for providing nutritious meals to theĀ  elderly are highlighted herewith. Due

How was it proved in the case of Amoeba that the key to the life of a cell is Nucleus?

Q. What is Hydrogenqted Fat? All vanaspati preparations are the result of hydrogenation of oils, where unsaturated fat is converted to saturated fat for its favour and long she

Silver point extended below canal orifice: - This discrepancy between the round silver wire and an irregularly shaped canal provides the clinician with an opportunity to use so

What should be the minimal distance between the implants or an implant and a natural tooth. The minimal distance between the implant and the adjacent tooth should be 1.5 -2 mm


In what ways can modern agriculture threaten the survival of species? Modern agriculture destroys the natural vegetation (e.g. woodland, hedgerows) on a site, which means a nat

What is Waterston Shunt in palliative operations? In this, direct anastomosis between the posterior aspect of ascending aorta and anterior aspect right pulmonary artery is done