Plant biology: Peering deeply into the structure of the onion epidermal cell wall

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Abstract

Cell wall ultrastructure has previously been assessed by thin-section transmission electron microscopy and by surface-based methods, such as atomic force microscopy. A new study uses electron tomography to image cellulose and pectin organization deep inside a thick epidermal cell wall.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R515-R517
JournalCurrent Biology
Volume32
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 6 2022

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Neuroscience
  • General Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
  • General Agricultural and Biological Sciences

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