Please wait a minute...
J Integr Plant Biol, 1994, 36 (1): -, Research Article
Scanning Electron Microscopic Study of Cytoskeleton in Isolated Generative Cells of Lily
Xu Shi-xiong(S Y Zee) and Ye Xiu- lin
doi:
Abstract
Isolated generative cells of lily were extracted with Triton X-100, ammonium sulphate and RNase. The exposed contents were then viewed in the scanning electron microscope after critical point drying. The treatments revealed that in the cytoplasm of the generative cell there was a reticulate network of cytoskeleton. This reticulate network of cytoskeletal scaffold had two layers: (1) an outer layer (near the membrane) consisting of long and thick fibres that were tightly knitted together, and (2) an inner layer (near the nucleus) consisting of thin and short fibres that were loosely knitted together. Indirect evidence using immunofluorescence techniques for labelling microtubules and TRITC-phalloidin staining of actin microfilaments indicated that the cytoskeleton seen in the scanning electron microscope appeared likely to be a microtubule cytoskeleton rather than a microfilament cytoskeleton.
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   Online on:
This Article
   Full Text  
   Full Text (PDF) 
   Supporting information
Services
   E-mail Link to this Article
   Export Citation for this Article
Citing Articles
   Cited By
Google Scholar
   Articles by Xu Shi-xiong(S Y Zee)
   Articles by Ye Xiu- lin
PubMed
   Articles by Xu Shi-xiong(S Y Zee)
   Articles by Ye Xiu- lin
Editorial Office, Journal of Integrative Plant Biology, Institute of Botany, CAS
No. 20 Nanxincun, Xiangshan, Beijing 100093, China
Tel: +86 10 6283 6133 Fax: +86 10 8259 2636 E-mail: jipb@ibcas.ac.cn
Copyright © 2020 by the Institute of Botany, the Chinese Academy of Sciences
Online ISSN: 1744-7909 Print ISSN: 1672-9072 CN: 11-5067/Q
网站备案号:京ICP备16067583号-22