Plant Phenolic Compounds Controlling Leaf Movement

Minoru Ueda, Yoko Nakamura

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8 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRecent Advances in Polyphenol Research
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)9781405193993
Publication statusPublished - 2010 Apr 20


  • Endogenous bioactive substances controlling nyctinasty
  • Leaf opening and leaf closing factors
  • Nyctinastic leaf movement induction - leaf motor cells
  • Nyctinasty - circadian rhythmic leaf movement
  • Nyctinasty rhythm - chemical mechanism
  • Nyctinasty studies - chemically modified leaf-movement factors as molecular probes
  • Plant phenolic compounds controlling leaf movement
  • Turgorin - controlling turgor-controlled movements

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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