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  • n. Plural form of ramet.

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  • Similarly, faced with puzzlement about how many individuals there are in cases of vegetative or clonal “growth”, such as one finds in many plants, the biologist John Harper (1977) distinguished between ramets as individuals that originate through clonal growth, and genets as entities that begin as a seed or fertilized egg.

    The Biological Notion of Individual

  • Clearly, its advantage is that one successful culture can give rise to an unlimited number of individual plants (or “ramets”) of a new clone.

    Chapter 6

  • In aspen, asexual reproduction or clonality is achieved via underground lateral roots that eventually produce new clone members/ramets.

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  • On the other hand, as with many plants, trembling aspen direct more phenolic glycosides, a direct chemical defense, to the younger, more vulnerable leaves, and as they age and grow, fewer of the compounds are allocated to these ramets.

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  • Indeed, while shorter ramets and younger leaves had higher levels of phenolic gylcosides, the presence of EFNs was correlated unexpectedly with higher phenolic glycoside levels when other factors

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  • To see if this might be the case, they assessed the presence of EFNs and phenolic compounds on leaves from different shoot positions from short and tall ramets across multiple sites.

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  • He said TSH Biotech had been working closely with the Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) for the past five years to produce the new oil palm ramets and the company was now the biggest ramet producer in Sabah and Sarawak.

    Daily Express Newspaper Online

  • Tawau: Oil palm ramets produced through the tissue culture process by TSH Biotech

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  • For this year, TSH Biotech has targeted to produce 500,000 oil palm ramets through the tissue culture process and this will be increased annually up to 1.5 million ramets in

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  • Since starting operations in 2005, the company has invested RM25 million in the production of the ramets using high technology.

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