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Document Type

Thesis - University Access Only

Award Date


Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)

Department / School

Biology and Microbiology

First Advisor

Peter R. Schaefer


The objectives of this study were: 1. to determine relative nuclear and cellular volumes and relative nuclear:cytoplasmis volume ratios, using image analysis techniques; 2. to quantify nuclear DNA amounts, using flow cytometric techniques; and 3. to examine relationships among nuclear volume, DNA content and geographic origin (ie, latitude, longitude, and average annual precipitation) in honeylocust [sic].

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Honey locust -- Genetics
Honey locust -- Physiology




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