Plant Molecular Biology Reporter

, Volume 19, Issue 2, pp 109–112 | Cite as

Folke K. Skoog 1908–2001

  • Eldon H. Newcomb


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Some Selected Publications of Folke Skoog

  1. Thimann KV and Skoog F (1934) On the inhibition of bud development and other functions of growth substance inVicia faba. Proc Roy Soc B 114: 317–339.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Skoog F (1935) The effect of X-irradiation on auxin and plant growth. J Cell Comp Physiol 7: 227–270.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. Skoog F (1937) A deseededAvena test method for small amounts of auxin and auxin precursors. J Gen Physiol 20: 331–334.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. Skoog F (1940) Relations between zinc and auxin in the growth of higher plants. Am J Bot 31: 19–24.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. Skoog F (1944) Growth and organ formation in tobacco tissue cultures. Am J Bot 31: 19–24.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. Skoog F (1950 Chemical control of growth and organ formation in plant tissues. In: Colloque International du Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique sur la Morphogéenèse, L’Année Biologiqueee Biologique 26: 545–562.Google Scholar
  7. Skoog F (1954) Substances involved in normal growth and differentiation of plants. In: Abnormal and Pathological Plant Growth. Brookhaven National Laboratory Symposia in Biology 6: 1–21.Google Scholar
  8. Holm-Hansen O, Gerloff GC and Skoog F (1954) Cobalt is an essential element for blue-green algae. Physiol Plant 7: 665–667.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  9. Miller CO, Skoog F, Okumura FS, von Saltza M, and Strong FW (1956) Isolation, structure and synthesis of kinetin, a substance promoting cell division. J Am Chem Soc 78: 1375–1380CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  10. Skoog F and Miller CO (1975) Chemical regulation of growth and organ formation in plant tissues culturein vitro. In: Biological Action of Growth Substances. Symp Soc Exp Biol 11: 118–131.Google Scholar
  11. Patau K, Das NK and Skoog F (1957) Induction of DNA synthesis by kinetin and indolacetic acid in excised pith tissue. Physiol Plant 10: 949–966.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  12. Murashige T and Skoog F (1962) A revised medium for rapid growth and bioassays with tobacco tissue cultures. Physiol Plant 18: 100–127.Google Scholar
  13. Skoog F, Hamzi HQ, Szweykowska NJ, Leonard NJ, Carraway KL, Fujii T, Helgeson JP and Loeppky (1957) Cytokinins: Structure/activity relations. Phytochemistry 6: 1169–1192.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  14. Skoog F and Leonard NJ (1968) Sources and structure/activity relationships of cytokinins. In: Wightman F and Setterfield G (eds), Biochemistry and Physiology of Plant Growth Regulators, pp 1–18, Runge Press, Ontario, CanadaGoogle Scholar
  15. Skoog F and Armstrong DJ (1970) Cytokinins. Ann Rev Plant Physiol 21: 359–384.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  16. Skoog F, Schmitz RY, Hecht SM, and Frye RB (1975) Anticytokinin activity of substituted pyrrolo-(2–3-d)pyrimidines. Proc Natl Acad Sci (USA) 72: 3508–3512.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  17. Armstrong DJ, Murai N, Taller BJ and Skoog F (1976) Incorporation of cytokinin N6-benzyladenine into tobacco callus transfer ribonucleic acid and ribosomal ribonucleic acid preparations. Plant Physiol 57: 15–22.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  18. Mornet R, Theiler JB, Leonard NJ, Schmitz RY, Moore HF III and Skoog F (1979) Active cytokinins photoaffinity labeled to detect binding. Plant Physiol 64: 600–610.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  19. Murai N, Skoog F, Doyle ME and Hanson RS (1980) Relationships between cytokinin production, presence of plasmids and fasciation caused by strains ofCorynebacterium fascians. Proc Natl Acad Sci (USA) 77: 619–623.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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© International Society for Plant Molecular Biology 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of WisconsinMadison

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