In Science: A sugar derivative regulating flowering

Just out in Science: New paper from Markus Schmid’s group and collaborators at the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Plant Physiology in Golm:

Wahl et al. Regulation of Flowering by Trehalose-6-Phosphate Signaling in Arabidopsis thaliana. Science 339, 704-707.

Accompanied by … Read the rest

In PLoS Genetics:

Intraspecific variation in TEs and their effects

By Xi Wang, Detlef Weigel and Lisa Smith: Transposon Variants and Their Effects on Gene Expression in Arabidopsis


Transposable elements (TEs) make up the majority of many plant genomes. Their transcription and … Read the rest