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Latest papers

Yin R. & Ulm R.: How plants cope with UV-B: from perception to response.
Curr Opin Plant Biol 2017, 37:42-48. PMID: 28411583.

Van Der Straeten D., Fitzpatrick T.B. & De Steur H.: Editorial overview: Biofortification of crops: achievements, future challenges, socio-economic, health and ethical aspects.
Curr Opin Biotechnol 2017. PMID: 28342725.

Faè M., Accossato S., Cella R., Fontana F., Goldschmidt-Clermont M., Leelavathi S., Reddy V.S. & Longoni P.: Comparison of transplastomic Chlamydomonas reinhardtii and Nicotiana tabacum expression system for the production of a bacterial endoglucanase.
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 2017. PMID: 28190097.

Hohmann U., Lau K. & Hothorn M.: The Structural Basis of Ligand Perception and Signal Activation by Receptor Kinases.
Annu Rev Plant Biol 2017. PMID: 28125280.

Fudge J., Mangel N., Gruissem W., Vanderschuren H. & Fitzpatrick T.B.: Rationalising vitamin B6 biofortification in crop plants.
Curr Opin Biotechnol 2017, 44:130-137. PMID: 28086191.

Catoni M., Griffiths J., Becker C., Zabet N.R., Bayon C., Dapp M., Lieberman-Lazarovich M., Weigel D. & Paszkowski J.: DNA sequence properties that predict susceptibility to epiallelic switching.
EMBO J 2017. PMID: 28069706.

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