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Radiation and Environmental Biophysics

, Volume 14, Issue 4, pp 323–328 | Cite as

Effects of antibiotics on UV-stimulated tube growth ofPinus silvestris pollen

  • L. Zelles
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Summary

Studies were made to investigate the effects of different antibiotics on unirradiated pollen and on pollen with enhanced tube growth, stimulated by low doses of UV-light. The antibiotics mitomycin, chloramphenicol, tetracyclin, penicillin, nystatin and carbony-cyanid phenylhydrazon were not able to suppress tube growth stimulation of pine pollen. The data obtained are discussed in view of the stimulation mechanism of low doses of UV-light.

Keywords

Penicillin Chloramphenicol Environmental Physic Mitomycin Tube Growth 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Zelles
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  1. 1.Institut für Strahlenbotanik der GSFHannoverGermany

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