Plant morphogenesis: Designing leaves

Jackson, D. P. (1996) Plant morphogenesis: Designing leaves. Current Biology, 6 (8). pp. 917-919. ISSN 09609822 (ISSN)

DOI: 10.1016/s0960-9822(02)00625-5


Leaf shape and architecture vary greatly throughout the plant kingdom, and even within an individual plant during different phases of growth. Now, the development of a compound leaf architecture in tomato has been shown to be associated with the expression of the knotted1 homeobox gene in leaf primordia.

Item Type: Paper
Uncontrolled Keywords: architecture gene homeobox morphogenesis plant plant leaf primordium tomato genetics growth development and aging review homeodomain protein Kn1 protein plant vegetable protein Genes Homeobox Homeodomain Proteins Plant Leaves Plant Proteins Plants
Subjects: organs, tissues, organelles, cell types and functions > organs types and functions > organogenesis
organism description > plant
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Communities: CSHL labs > Jackson lab
Depositing User: CSHL Librarian
Date: 1996
Date Deposited: 03 Apr 2012 20:24
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2017 16:15
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