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A new alternative in plant retrograde signaling

Hou-Sung Jung1 and Todd C Mockler2*

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1 Biological Sciences, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755, USA

2 Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, St Louis, MO 63132, USA

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Genome Biology 2014, 15:117  doi:10.1186/gb4178

Published: 30 May 2014


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