Biopolym. Cell. 1997; 13(6):484-492.
Cell Biology
Screening and peculiarity of the biological action of synthetic plant growth regulators
1Tsygankova V. A., 1Blume Ya. B.
  1. Institute of Cell Biology and Genetic Engineering, NAS of Ukraine
    148, Akademika Zabolotnogo Str., Kyiv, Ukraine, 03680


As a result of biological screening among synthetic compounds that have growth regulatory activities in culture tissues in vitro and in vivo in plants, 5 perspective substances were chosen as the substitutes of phytohormones. Thus, it was found that Ivin (N-oxide 2,6-dimethylpyridine) revealed predominant cytokinin activity in vitro and a cytokinin-gibberelin activity in vivo; Methyur (Na-derivative 6-methylthyouracyl) showed an expressive cytokinin-gibberellin activity in vivo; Triamelon (Iodide tris (2,2-trimethylammoniummethyl phosphate) revealed a cytokinin-anxin activity in vitro; preparation D-107 (l-acetyl-amino-1-acetylthyo-2-oxo-2-phenylethan) revealed an auxine-like effect and the preparation N 2622 (derivative tetrahydrothyophendioxide) showed an expressive auxin activity in vivo. The model of mediated action of plant growth regulators through phytohormones is proposed.


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