The stigma of death

Maurice Bosch, Vernonica E. Franklin-Tong

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The stigma has a tightly regulated functional lifespan and is therefore a key determinant for floral receptivity. New evidence reveals how two transcription factors play a pivotal role in controlling stigma lifespan by regulating developmental programmed cell death in this tissue to terminate pollen receptivity.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)323-324
Number of pages2
JournalNature Plants
Publication statusPublished - 28 May 2018


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