- Volume 38 Issue 2
Identification of Brassinosteroids in Immature seeds of Zea mays by GC-MS analysis
GC-MS에 의한 옥수수 미숙종자의 Brassinosteroid 동정
- Kim, Seon-Jae (Department of Food Science & Technology, College of Agriculture, Chonnam National University) ;
- Yokota, T. (Department of Bioscience, Teikyo University) ;
- Park, Keun-Hyung (Department of Food Science & Technology, College of Agriculture, Chonnam National University)
- Published : 1995.04.29
The brassinosteroid-like active principles from immature seeds of Zea mays were purified and identified as castasterone, teasterone, 28-norcastasterone and 6-deoxocastasterone by GC-MS analysis. Our work is probably the first report that showed the presence of brassinosteroids in Zea mays seeds.