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Antagonistic Genes Help Regulate Rice Plant Stem Growth

News   Aug 26, 2020 | Original story from Nagoya University

 
Antagonistic Genes Help Regulate Rice Plant Stem Growth

A short paddy rice variety (above) and long deepwater variety (below) were placed in rising levels of deep water. ACE1 was specifically triggered in the deepwater variety, stimulating elongation above water level. Credit: Motoyuki Ashikari.

 
 
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