what is suberin?where is ti found?

Asked by  | 16th Jul, 2008, 10:05: PM

Expert Answer:

Suberin is a wax like fatty substance. Suberin is highly hydrophobic and it prevents water from penetrating the tissue.

Suberin is found in the cell walls of cork cells. It makes these cells impervious to gases and water.

Answered by  | 17th Jul, 2008, 12:40: PM

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