Tomato strigolactones are derived from carotenoids and their biosynthesis is promoted by phosphate starvation
López-Ráez, Juan A.
De Vos, Ric;
- Publisher: Blackwell Publishing
Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) | Relaciones planta-patógeno | Tomate | Orobanche ramosa | Carotenoids | Strigolactones | Phosphate | Hormonas vegetales | Estrigolactona | Carotenoides
mesheuropmc: food and beverages | fungi
Strigolactones are rhizosphere signalling compounds that mediate host location in arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) fungi and parasitic plants. Here, the regulation of the biosynthesis of strigolactones is studied in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum). * Strigolactone production u...