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Permanent URL to this publication: http://dx.doi.org/10.5167/uzh-36382

Smith, R S; Bayer, E M (2009). Auxin transport-feedback models of patterning in plants. Plant, Cell and Environment, 32(9):1258-1271.

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Abstract

Many patterning events in plants are regulated by the phytohormone auxin. In fact, so many things are under the influence of auxin that it seems difficult to understand how a single hormone can do so much. Auxin moves throughout the plant via a network of specialized membrane-bound import and export proteins, which are often differentially expressed and polarized depending on tissue type. Here, we review simulation models of pattern formation that are based on the control of these transporters by auxin itself. In these transport-feedback models, diversity in patterning comes not from the addition of more morphogens, but rather by varying the mechanism that regulates the transporters.

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Item Type:Journal Article, refereed, original work
Communities & Collections:Special Collections > SystemsX.ch
Special Collections > SystemsX.ch > Research, Technology and Development Projects > Plant Growth
Special Collections > SystemsX.ch > Research, Technology and Development Projects
Dewey Decimal Classification:570 Life sciences; biology
Language:English
Date:2009
Deposited On:17 Nov 2010 10:04
Last Modified:12 Feb 2016 14:56
Publisher:Wiley-Blackwell
ISSN:0140-7791
Additional Information:The definitive version is available at www.blackwell-synergy.com
Publisher DOI:10.1111/j.1365-3040.2009.01997.x
PubMed ID:19453483

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