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Plasmodesmata: function and diversity in plant intercellular communication

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The author gratefully acknowledges the contribution of all the authors who kindly agreed and provided excellent review articles for this symposium. The author is also grateful to Drs. Ikuo Nishida, Editor-in-Chief of the JPR, and Masayoshi Kawaguchi, the Editor of the JPR, for their kind help and advice on this symposium. This work was supported, in part, by grants from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.

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Fujita, T. Plasmodesmata: function and diversity in plant intercellular communication. J Plant Res 128, 3–5 (2015).

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  • Evolution
  • Intercellular communication
  • Plants
  • Plasmodesmata
  • Symplasmic pathway