Journal article

Plant reproduction: Sex and self-denial

E Newbigin, RD Vierstra

NATURE | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2003

Abstract

Many plants are self-incompatible - that is, they have mechanisms to prevent fertilization by their own pollen. A familiar and uncommonly versatile protein, ubiquitin, is found to be a central player in one such system.

University of Melbourne Researchers