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PLANT PIGMENT EVOLUTION

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Nature Plantsvolume 3pages852853 (2017) | Download Citation

Investigations of plant metabolism reveal how an enzyme variant with reduced feedback sensitivity may allow plants to switch their pigment palettes.

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A.O. thanks A. Huang for providing Fig. 1, and acknowledges funding from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council and the John Innes Foundation.

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    • Anne Osbourn

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