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Paternal genomic imprinting in plants

Seung Yon Rhee

Genome Biology 2000, 1:reports0054  doi:10.1186/gb-2000-1-2-reports0054

Published: 19 July 2000


Expression of paternal alleles for 20 loci expressed during early seed development in Arabidopsis was undetectable during early embryo and endosperm development, suggesting the presence of imprinting of the paternal genome.