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Slicing the cost of bread

Growth defects associated with disruption of the mildew susceptibility gene MLO are rescued in bread wheat and Arabidopsis by transcriptional activation of a proximal monosaccharide transporter

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Fig. 1: The costs of engineering mlo resistance in wheat are reduced by derepression of the putative sugar transporter gene TaTMT3B.


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Spanu, P.D. Slicing the cost of bread. Nat. Plants 8, 200–201 (2022).

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