Journal of Plant Research

, Volume 130, Issue 3, pp 419–421 | Cite as

“Fusion” in fertilization: interdisciplinary collaboration among plant and animal scientists

JPR Symposium Fusion in Fertilization: Interdisciplinary Collaboration among Plant and Animal Scientists

Keywords

Sex determination Spermatogenesis Sperm chemotaxis Fertilization Autophagy 

Notes

Acknowledgements

The authors are grateful to all the contributors in this special issue. This symposium was partly a fruit of the animal-plant “fusion” project “Elucidating Common Mechanisms of Allogenetic Authentication—Mechanisms of Sexual Reproduction Shared by Animals and Plants” (Prof. Hitoshi Sawada, Nagoya University) supported by Grant-in-aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas from MEXT.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Biology-Oriented Science and TechnologyKindai UniversityKinokawaJapan
  2. 2.Department of Applied Biological ScienceTokyo University of ScienceNodaJapan

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