MtZIP6 is a novel metal transporter required for symbiotic nitrogen fixation in nodules of Medicago truncatula plants

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Saez Somolinos, Ángela; Imperial Ródenas, Juan; Gonzalez Guerrero, Manuel;
  • Subject: Agricultura
    mesheuropmc: food and beverages | fungi

Symbiotic nitrogen fixation (SNF) carried out by the interaction rhizobia-legumes takes place in legume root nodules. Many of the enzymes involved in SNF are metalloproteins that obtain their metal cofactor from the host plant. Metals reach the nodule through the vascul... View more
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