Nuclei in potato tuber cells

ks ksc at
Fri Feb 18 08:29:36 EST 2000

Hi Anne. I totally agree with you. In fact my major problem is failing to
stain the nuclei of the potato tuber cells. Any idea?

Apart from the vascular cells, sclerenchyma has no nucleus too. Any more?

----- Original Message -----
From: Anne Gillen <ez049617 at>
Newsgroups: bionet.plants
Sent: Friday, February 18, 2000 5:26 AM
Subject: Re: Nuclei in potato tuber cells

> KS,
> Yes, they have nuclei.  How do you think they get the enzymes to produce
> all that starch? AFIK, the only live plant cells that do not have nuclei
> are some of the vascular cells.  If there are any others I would
> be interested in knowing this.
> AG
> On Sat, 12 Feb 2000, ks wrote:
> > Hi. Can anyone tell me whether the potato tuber cells storing starch
> > have nucleus?  I

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