• 2, 3, 5-Triiodobenzoic acid

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2, 3, 5-Triiodobenzoic acid (TIBA) is used as a plant growth regulator and controller. It suppresses somatic embryo formation and postembryonic shoot / root development in Eleutherococcus senticosus.

    CAS Number

    88-82-4

    Molecular Formula

    C7H3I3O2

    Molecular Weight

    499.81

    Mechanism of Action

    2, 3, 5-Triiodobenzoic acid (TIBA) is an auxin transport inhibitor, much like its naturally occurring relative Quercetin.

References

    References

    Thomson, K., Hertel, R., Muller, S., & Tavares, J. E. (1973). 1-N-naphthylphthalamic acid and 2,3,5-triiodobenzoic acid. Planta, 109(4), 337-352. doi:10.1007/bf00387102

    Snyder, W. E. (1949). Some Responses Of Plants To 2,3,5-Triiodobenzoic Acid. Plant Physiology, 24(2), 195-206. doi:10.1104/pp.24.2.195

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