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Seeing the wood and the trees

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The identification of the gene regulatory network that controls the formation of xylem — the major component of wood — opens up new avenues for manipulating plant biomass. See Article p.571

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Figure 1: Building a secondary cell wall.

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Bishopp, A., Bennett, M. Seeing the wood and the trees. Nature 517, 558–559 (2015).

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