Plant biology: Building barriers… in roots Journal Article

Author(s): von Wangenheim, Daniel; Goh, Tatsuaki; Dietrich, Daniela; Bennett, Malcolm J
Article Title: Plant biology: Building barriers… in roots
Abstract: The Casparian strip is an important barrier regulating water and nutrient uptake into root tissues. New research reveals two peptide signals and their co-receptors play critical roles patterning and maintaining barrier integrity.
Journal Title: Current Biology
Volume: 27
Issue 5
ISSN: 0960-9822
Publisher: Cell Press  
Date Published: 2017-03-06
Start Page: R172
End Page: R174
Sponsor: Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council: BBSRC BB/M001806/1 and BB/H020314/1
DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2017.01.060
Open access: yes (repository)