Chapter 3. Anatomy and Ultrastructure of Maize Cell Walls: An Example of Energy Plants

Shi You Ding, Michael E. Himmel

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Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publicationBiomass Recalcitrance: Deconstructing the Plant Cell Wall for Bioenergy
EditorsM. E. Himmel
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd.
Number of pages23
ISBN (Print)1405163607, 9781405163606
StatePublished - 2009

NREL Publication Number

  • NREL/CH-270-44213


  • Advanced approaches for characterizing cell wall structure
  • Anatomy and ultrastructure of maize cell walls and energy plants
  • Biophotonics and nonlinear microscopy
  • Cell wall anatomy
  • Cell wall biosynthesis and molecular structure
  • Macrofibril and elementary fibril
  • Matrix polymers
  • Microfibril

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