Tag : Pleiotropic

Biology

A Natural Variation in PLEIOTROPIC DEVELOPMENTAL DEFECTS Uncovers a Crucial Role for Chloroplast tRNA Modification in Translation and Plant Development

Newsemia
The modification of tRNA is important for accurate, efficient protein translation. A number of tRNA-modifying enzymes were found to influence various developmental processes in distinct...
Biology

The Arabidopsis Pleiotropic Drug Resistance Transporters PEN3 and PDR12 Mediate Camalexin Secretion for Resistance to Botrytis cinerea

Newsemia
Plant defense often depends on the synthesis and targeted delivery of antimicrobial metabolites at pathogen contact sites. The pleiotropic drug resistance (PDR) transporter PENETRATION3 (PEN3)/PDR8...
Biology

Environment-dependent pleiotropic effects of mutations on the maximum growth rate <i>r</i> and carrying capacity <i>K</i> of population growth

Newsemia
by Xinzhu Wei, Jianzhi Zhang Maximum growth rate per individual (r) and carrying capacity (K) are key life-history traits that together characterize the density-dependent population...

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