Study Explains Auxin's Role in Rice Root Proliferation

13:00 EDT 11 Jul 2018 | ISAAA

A well-developed root system in rice (Oryza sativa) and other crops can ensure efficient absorption of nutrients and water. Auxin is a vital regulator for root development, however, the mechanisms by which auxin controls root development in rice are not fully understood. Researchers from the Huazhong Agricultural University in China, led by Tao Zha...

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