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On the molecular pathways supporting the development of structurally coloured cuticle in Hibiscus trionum (2022-01-10)Evolving from a single ancestor that appeared between 250 and 125 million years ago, flowering plants are the most diverse group of plants with about 78% of plant species. The staggering diversity of flowering plants is ...
In early meiosis, programmed-DNA double strand breaks occur throughout the genome which are predominantly repaired via homologous recombination. During this process, the homologous chromosomes pair and reciprocally exchange ...
(2022-04-22)The interactions between plants and associated insects are complex and often mediated by volatile organic chemicals (VOCs). Infection by viruses alter plant volatile signatures and consequently affect how insects interact ...