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Xylem-Specific Expression of Arabinogalactan-Protein-Like Genes

  • C. A. Loopstra
  • E.-G. No
  • H. Wang
  • J. Puryear

Abstract

Woody plants are biologically different from their herbaceous counterparts because of their perennial habit and ability to form wood, an extremely ecologically and economically important trait. Wood is by far the most abundant component of the terrestrial biomass and therefore has a significant influence upon the planetary carbon cycle and global climate. Wood is also a leading industrial raw material and an important component of the global economy.

Keywords

Cotton Fiber Arabinogalactan Protein Putative Signal Peptide Pericycle Cell dBEST Database 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. A. Loopstra
    • 1
  • E.-G. No
    • 1
  • H. Wang
    • 1
  • J. Puryear
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Forest Science and Crop Biotechnology CenterTexas A&M UniversityUSA

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