A battle between genomes in plant male fertility

Ma, H. (2013) A battle between genomes in plant male fertility. Nature Genetics, 45 (5). pp. 472-473.

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Analyses of a new male sterility gene from a well-known rice cytoplasmic sterile line reveal inhibition of a nucleus-encoded protein and counteractions by nuclear fertility restorer factors. The existence of these genes in wild rice populations suggests that they may confer selective advantages.

Item Type: Article
Author Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Genetic Engineering and the Institute of Genetics, the Institute of Plant Biology, Center for Evolutionary Biology, School of Life Sciences, Institutes of Biomedical Sciences, Fudan University, Shanghai, China.
Subjects: Crop Improvement > Genetics/Genomics
Divisions: General
Depositing User: Mr Siva Shankar
Date Deposited: 01 May 2013 06:23
Last Modified: 01 May 2013 06:23
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ng.2618
URI: http://eprints.icrisat.ac.in/id/eprint/10336

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