Plants

Third breakthrough demonstrates photosynthetic hacks can boost yield, conserve water

42 minutes ago   |   Phys

Plants are factories that manufacture yield from light and carbon dioxide-but parts of this complex process, called photosynthesis, are hindered by a lack of raw materials and...
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New research reveals previously hidden features of plant genomes

42 minutes ago   |   Phys

An international team led by the Plant Phenotyping and Imaging Research Centre at the University of Saskatchewan and researchers at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada has decoded...
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The miR156/SPL module regulates apple salt stress tolerance by activating MdWRKY100 expression

3 hours ago   |   Wiley

Summary Salt stress dramatically impedes plant growth and development as well as crop yield. The apple production regions is reduced every year, because of the secondary salt...
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Contiguous and stochastic CHH methylation patterns of plant DRM2 and CMT2 revealed by single-read methylome analysis

2 days ago   |   Genome Biology

Cytosine methylome data is commonly generated through next-generation sequencing, with analyses averaging methylation states of individual reads. We propose an alternative...
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Success in promoting plant growth for biodiesel

2 days ago   |   Phys

In JST Strategic Basic Research Programs, a group led by Zhongrui Duan and Motoki Tominaga succeeded in promoting plant growth and increasing seed yield by heterologous...
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Decline in plant breeding programs could impact food security

2 days ago   |   Phys

Public plant breeding programs are declining across the United States.
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Success in promoting plant growth for biodiesel

3 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

Scientists succeeded in promoting plant growth and increasing seed yield by heterologous expression of protein from Arabidopsis (artificially modified high-speed motor protein)...
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Study sheds new light on vein formation in plants

4 days ago   |   Phys

An international team of researchers including the University of Adelaide, has found plant hormones known as strigolactones suppress the transportation of auxin, the main plant...
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UFGI Publication round-up week 6/15

4 days ago   |   Genetics Institute   |   7 articles

Disease in Invasive Plant Populations. Goss EM, Kendig AE, Adhikari A, Lane B, Kortessis N, Holt RD, Clay K, Harmon PF, Luke Flory S. Annu Rev Phytopathol. 2020 Jun 9. doi...
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Geothermal Brines Could Propel California's Green Economy

Geothermal Brines Could Propel California's Green Economy

5 days ago   |   News Center

Thermal mud pots at Controlled Thermal Resources' project site at the Salton Sea. Deep beneath the surface of the Salton Sea, a shallow lake in California's Imperial County...
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New research reveals previously hidden features of plant genomes

An international team led by the Plant Phenotyping and Imaging Research Centre at the University of Saskatchewan and researchers at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada has decoded... Read more ...

Third breakthrough demonstrates photosynthetic hacks can boost yield...

Plants are factories that manufacture yield from light and carbon dioxide-but parts of this complex process, called photosynthesis, are hindered by a lack of raw materials and... Read more ...

New tools in the fight against lethal citrus disease

Scientists are closer to gaining the upper hand on a disease that has wiped out citrus orchards across the globe. New models of the bacterium linked to the disease reveal... Read more ...

De novo synthesis of a wide range of nucleoside analogs using simple achiral...

A team of researchers from Simon Fraser University and Merck & Co. has developed a de novo synthesis technique for creating a wide range of nucleoside analogs using simple... Read more ...

Creative block of molecular evolution: Adaptive mutations repeat themselves...

A group of scientists from Skoltech and the Institute for Information Transmission Problems of RAS showed, using Lake Baikal amphipods as an example, that parallel evolution... Read more ...

Puradigm, LLC announces successful tests of its proactive air and surface...

Results from a study done by the University of Florida using the SARS-CoV-2 virus show a significant decrease in infectivity of the virus immediately after exposure to... Read more ...

Imaging method highlights new role for cellular “skeleton” protein

LA JOLLA-While your skeleton helps your body to move, fine skeleton-like filaments within your cells likewise help cellular structures to move. Now, Salk researchers have... Read more ...