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Plant epigenetics: MEDEA's children take centre stage

By Daniel Schubert and Justin Goodrich


AbstractThe Arabidopsis Polycomb group gene MEDEA is imprinted in early development and regulates cell proliferation in seeds. A recent study identifies the first direct target of MEDEA regulation. This is an important step towards the genetic manipulation of seed development, and should help clarify the role of Polycomb-group proteins in imprinting in plants

Publisher: Elsevier Science Ltd.
Year: 2003
DOI identifier: 10.1016/S0960-9822(03)00569-4
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