This month 60 new breaking news stories were posted on the GPC website including...
From Journal of Experimental Botany: sound the alarm! Roots and systemic plant defense
A new paper and associated Insight article in J Ex Bot highlights plant defenses in citrus plants.
In Nature Plants: controlling plant regeneration systems may drive the future of agriculture
Belgian scientists from VIB – Flanders Interuniversity Institute for Biotechnology and Ghent University have discovered a key protein complex that controls plant tissue repair.
In New Phytologist: with a little help from my fungus
An international team of researchers reveals that a fungus of the genus Trichoderma lives inside the tissue of tomato plants and helps its host to defend itself against infestations by parasitic nematodes.
Phenotype at the push of a button
Scientists at the Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry in Halle, Germany, have developed a method that makes it possible to accumulate or break down chosen proteins in living organisms as needed.
Living fossil genome unveiled
The genome sequence of Ginkgo biloba, the oldest extant tree species, has been published by scientists from the Beijing Genomics Institute, Zheijiang University and the Chinese Academy of Sciences.