Planta

, Volume 62, Issue 4, pp 373–378 | Cite as

Starch grains misinterpreted as new cell organelles

  • Clyde L. Calvin
  • James J. McGrath
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Summary

The so-called B-1 bodies ofKordan andMorgenstern are starch grains.

Keywords

Starch Cell Organelle 

Zusammenfassung

Die sogenannten B-1-Körper vonKordan undMorgenstern sind Stärkekörner.

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© Springer-Verlag 1964

Authors and Affiliations

  • Clyde L. Calvin
    • 1
  • James J. McGrath
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Biological Sciences of the University of CaliforniaSanta BarbaraU.S.A.

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