Publication of the month February 2012
Date: March 2012
Location: A CBSG publication in Nature
New publication in Nature!
In the most recent issue of Nature you will find a paper from Harro Bouwmeester's group. This paper reveals the first step governing strigolactone transport in plants. Transporter mutants show both reduced mycorrhiza symbiosis and a modified branching phenotype in the plant. This work continues to demonstrate how strigolactones function as true phytohormones of potentially great importance regarding crop - related traits.
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