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Developmental biology & signalling

Headline research projects for this theme:

Strigolactones reduce the accumulation of auxin transporters at the plasma membrane making it more difficult for buds to activate. Lead: Ottoline Leyser

Variation in the rate of cell division between sister species helped drive a recent radiation through co-evolution. Lead: Beverly Glover

Unprecedented spatiotemporal resolution in hormone measurement and developmental perturbations resulting from engineering optogenetic sensors and actuators. Lead: Alexander Jones

Plant smoke receptor stops roots from skewing. Lead: Julia Davies

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