A team of researchers at the University of Georgia has found a way to identify gene regulatory elements that could help produce “designer” plants and lead to improvements in food crops at a critical time. They published their findings in two separate papers in Nature Plants. Click here for the full article in UGA Today

In maize: "Widespread long-range cis-regulatory elements in the maize genome"

In 13 species: "The prevalence, evolution and chromatin signatures of plant regulatory elements"

Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 5:53pm