December 29, 2017

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  • Path analysis of relationship between meristem summary variables, nuclear genome size and plant traits.

    Shoot apical meristem and plant body organization: a cross-species comparative study

    The shoot apical meristem (SAM) is the key organizing element of the plant body. Surprisingly, there are almost no across-species comparative data showing links between the SAM and whole-plant traits such as leaf size, stem diameter or seed mass. Schnablová et al. show that such relationships do exist, and moreover, that as a result of […] More