Plant sperm need a little help

Jun Zhang, Jennifer F. Pinello, William J Snell

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Fusion of lipid bilayers to deliver genetic information is a process common to both viral infection and fertilization, and the two share common molecular mechanisms. Now, identification of fusion-facilitators shows that plants have their own unique slant on the fusion process.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)247-248
Number of pages2
JournalNature Plants
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Mar 1 2019
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Plant Science

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