Science China Life Sciences

, Volume 61, Issue 7, pp 867–868 | Cite as

Auxin and DORNRÖSCHEN joint force in the shoot apex

  • Xiuwei Cao
  • Yuling JiaoEmail author
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.State Key Laboratory of Plant Genomics, Institute of Genetics and Developmental BiologyChinese Academy of Sciences, and National Center for Plant Gene ResearchBeijingChina
  2. 2.College of Life SciencesUniversity of Chinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina

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