https://doi.org/10.3390/genes13071203

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Abstract

Forage yield is largely dependent on leaf development, during which the number of leaves, leaflets, leaf size, and shape are determined. In this mini-review, we briefly summarize recent studies of leaf development in Medicago truncatula, a model plant for legumes, with a focus on factors that could affect biomass of leaves. These include: floral development and related genes, lateral organ boundary genes, auxin biosynthesis, transportation and signaling genes, and WOX related genes.

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https://doi.org/10.3390/genes13071203

APA Citation

Du, L., Adkins, S., & Xu, M. (2022). Leaf Development in Medicago truncatula. Genes, 13(7), 1203. https://doi.org/10.3390/genes13071203

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