Synthetic Auxin Reveals Importance In Plants

News   Jan 24, 2018 | Original Story from Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

 
Synthetic Auxin Reveals Importance In Plants

A synthetic version of auxin and its protein receptor (light blue) nestle together, creating a matched set that behaves just like the natural one. Credit: Keiko Torii /University of Washington/HHMI and Shinya Hagihara/Nagoya University.

 
 
 

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