Contribution of cellular autolysis to tissular functions during plant development

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Escamez, Sacha; Tuominen, Hannele;
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
  • Journal: Current Opinion in Plant Biology,volume 35,pages124-130 (issn: 1369-5266)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.pbi.2016.11.017
  • Subject: Medical Biotechnology (with a focus on Cell Biology (including Stem Cell Biology), Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Biochemistry or Biopharmacy) | Medicinsk bioteknologi (med inriktning mot cellbiologi (inklusive stamcellsbiologi), molekylärbiologi, mikrobiologi, biokemi eller biofarmaci) | Plant Science
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Plant development requires specific cells to be eliminated in a predictable and genetically regulated manner referred to as programmed cell death (PCD). However, the target cells do not merely die but they also undergo autolysis to degrade their cellular corpses. Recent... View more
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