Whether rice uses an energy-dependent apoplasmic or a passive symplasmic strategy of phloem loading is still not resolved.
This study investigates the conditions routinely used by genebanks and finds that standard practice may not be optimal for subsequent seed longevity.
Aluminum alleviates manganese toxicity by altering the properties of root cell membranes and cell walls in rice.
A new study examines the role of plant hormones in mediating production of adventious roots in rice.
A review of ‘Nature Plants’, the latest offering from the Nature Publishing Group.
Rice has the rare ability to germinate and elongate a coleoptile under oxygen-deficient conditions. Here’s why.
How do you grow more rice? By changing the way it photosynthesises.
A study of rice cultivars with differing responsiveness to nitrate finds that initiation of lateral roots is only enhanced with higher responsiveness.