growth factor

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a protein that is involved in cell differentiation and growth

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At shoot length measurement after a 14 day growth period, the cultures grown in the potentised growth substances showed a measurable effect on the seed growth characteristics when compared to the control substance, the most notable of these, gibberellin 17X, producing the largest growth stimulation.
Jones was named Fellow by the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the Australian National University in Canberra, honored with the Distinguished Research Award by the International Plant Growth Substances Association and awarded the titles Docteur Honoris Causa and Professeur Exceptionelle by the Universite Paul Sabatier in Toulouse.