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Estimation of Crystalline Cellulose Content of Plant Biomass using the Updegraff Method

DOI :

10.3791/62031-v

May 15th, 2021

May 15th, 2021

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1Department of Plant and Soil Science, Texas Tech University, 2Fiber and Biopolymer Research Institute (FBRI), Department of Plant and Soil Science, Texas Tech University

The Updegraff method is the most widely used method for the cellulose estimation. The main purpose of this demonstration is to provide a detailed Updegraff protocol for estimation of cellulose content in plant biomass samples.

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