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Learning From History

Learning From History

5 hours ago   |   Bond Life Sciences Center

Sung-Hwan Cho, a research scientist in the Gary Stacey lab, checks in on the arabidopsis plants that he uses in his purinergic signaling experiments. | photo by Lauren Hines...
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Plant vs. Pathogen

Plant vs. Pathogen

1 day ago   |   Bond Life Sciences Center

Research scientist Jianbin Su studies the immune system in lettuce on the third floor of the Bond Life Science Center. By Lauren Hines | Bond LSC Scientist Jianbin Su's...
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Regulators Classify Gene-Edited Rice Varieties with Disease Resistance as Equivalent to Conventional Varieties

Regulators Classify Gene-Edited Rice Varieties with Disease Resistance as Equivalent to Conventional Varieties

1 day ago   |   Bond Life Sciences Center

Crops resist bacterial leaf blight; ruling clears path to provide smallholder farmers with a safe, affordable option for preventing destructive disease A farmer works on paddy...
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Plant‐made dengue virus‐like particles produced by co‐expression of structural and non‐structural proteins induce a humoral immune response in mice

1 day ago   |   Wiley

Summary Dengue virus is an emerging threat causing an estimated 390 million infections per year. Dengvaxia, the only licensed vaccine, may not be adequately safe in young and...
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Mutation of G‐protein γ subunit DEP1 increases planting density and resistance to sheath blight disease in rice

2 days ago   |   Wiley

Abstract One of the important goals of crop breeding is yield improvement. Among the yield indices, the tiller angle is tightly associated with enhancing photosynthetic...
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The Celery Genome Sequence Reveals Sequential Paleo‐Polyploidizations, Karyotype Evolution, and Resistance Gene Reduction in Apiales

3 days ago   |   Wiley

Summary Celery , a member of the Apiaceae family, is among the most important and globally grown vegetables. Here, we report a high‐quality genome sequence assembly, anchored...
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Overexpression of GmMYB14 improves high‐density yield and drought tolerance through regulating plant architecture mediated by the brassinosteroid pathway

3 days ago   |   Wiley

Summary MYB transcription factors have been reported to regulate the biosynthesis of secondary metabolites, as well as to mediate plant adaption to abiotic stresses, including...
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Precise Genome Modification in Tomato Using an Improved Prime Editing System

3 days ago   |   Wiley

Abstract The CRISPR/Cas‐mediated genome editing technology has been widely applied to create knock‐out alleles of genes by generating short insertions or deletions in various...
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Protective shield: Membrane-attached protein protects bacteria and chloroplasts from stress

4 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

Stress is present everywhere, even bacteria and plant cells have to cope with it. They express various specific stress proteins, but how exactly this line of defense works is...
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Grafting with epigenetically-modified rootstock yields surprise

5 days ago   |   Phys

Novel grafted plants-consisting of rootstock epigenetically modified to "believe" it has been under stress-joined to an unmodified scion, or above-ground shoot, give rise to...
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Research scientist Jianbin Su studies the immune system in lettuce on the third floor of the Bond Life Science Center. By Lauren Hines | Bond LSC Scientist Jianbin Su's... Read more ...