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Strigolactones: destruction-dependent perception?


Smith, SM and Waters, MT, Strigolactones: destruction-dependent perception?, Current Biology, 22, (21) pp. R924-R927. ISSN 0960-9822 (2012) [Refereed Article]

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DOI: doi:10.1016/j.cub.2012.09.016


Strigolactones control many aspects of plant growth and development, but the active form(s) of strigolactones and their mode of action at the molecular level are unknown. A new study provides evidence that an α/β-fold protein plays a central multifunctional role in strigolactone metabolism, perception and signalling

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:strigolactones, plants, soil microbes, signals
Research Division:Biological Sciences
Research Group:Plant biology
Research Field:Plant physiology
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences
UTAS Author:Smith, SM (Professor Steven Smith)
ID Code:101448
Year Published:2012
Web of Science® Times Cited:23
Deposited By:Plant Science
Deposited On:2015-06-24
Last Modified:2017-11-15

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