Transcriptional analysis of cell growth and morphogenesis in the unicellular green alga Micrasterias (Streptophyta), with emphasis on the role of expansin

January 2011
BMC Plant Biology;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p128
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the study conducted by the authors related to transcriptional analysis of cell growth and morphogenesis in the unicellular green alga micrasterias (Streptophyta), with emphasis on the role of expansin. It states that streptophyte green algae share several characteristics of cell growth and cell wall formation with their relatives, the embryophytic land plants.


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