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A barley PHD finger transcription factor that confers male sterility by affecting tapetal development (2014)
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Fernandez Gomez, J. F., & Wilson, Z. A. (2014). A barley PHD finger transcription factor that confers male sterility by affecting tapetal development. Plant Biotechnology Journal, 12(6), doi:10.1111/pbi.12181

Controlling pollen development is of major commercial importance in generating hybrid crops and selective breeding, but characterized genes for male sterility in crops are rare, with no current examples in barley. However, translation of knowledge fr... Read More