A male-expressed rice embryogenic trigger redirected for asexual propagation through seeds

A male-expressed rice embryogenic trigger redirected for asexual propagation through seeds, Published online: 12 December 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0785-8

Misexpression of the sperm-cell-expressed transcription factor BABY BOOM1 in the rice egg cell induces embryo development without fertilization, establishing the feasibility of asexual reproduction in crops and potentially enabling the clonal propagation of hybrids through seeds. http://feeds.nature.com/nature/rss/current via https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-018-0785-8

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